Vacancy Summary

Reception Class Teacher vacancy

Fixed term September 2022 to Easter 2023 – to cover maternity leave

We want you at Shibden Head!

We wish to appoint an excellent, enthusiastic teacher to join the staff team at Shibden Head Primary Academy.

From the minute I joined the team at Shibden Head I have felt included and fully supported. I have been given excellent training and guidance from my mentor and the rest of the team. It is fantastic being part of a school that gives the best possible education and cross curricular opportunities for all children.  (Anne-Marie Clifton, class teacher)

Vacancy Information

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • has high expectations of attainment, progress and behaviour
  • has experience of consistently good or outstanding practice
  • can motivate, challenge and inspire pupils to achieve their best
  • is committed to making a valuable contribution to the life of our academy

We can offer:

  • a welcoming and supportive staff team
  • pupils who are well-behaved and keen to learn
  • commitment to your professional development
  • the opportunity to work with us as part of the Focus Academy Trust

Please view our recruitment video on our website – (Office/Recruitment).

Visits to the school are welcome – please contact school to arrange an appointment (01274 882458 or or )

Please note, school is closed for Spring Bank during weeks commencing 23rd and 30th May 2022. We re-open on Monday 6th June 2022

Closing Date: 12 noon, Tuesday 7th June 2022

Interviews: week commencing 13th June 2022

Application packs and forms are available from Deborah Marshall, business manager. Completed applications should be emailed to or to the main office

We are committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children; we expect employees to share, practise and promote this commitment.  The successful candidate must have good references and a safe DBS check.

Advertise a position

Cookies and Safeguarding - Click here to view our Privacy Policy or read our Cookies Policy.