Vacancy Summary

Class Teacher - Maternity Cover

Main Pay Scale

Required From September 2024

Are you keen to teach in a large, vibrant and energetic primary school? Are you passionate about inclusion and equality of opportunity for all pupils? Are you an outstanding teacher with a real passion for exciting teaching and learning?

Vacancy Information

What Ofsted say about our school (November 2023): ‘The school has high ambitions for all pupils. There is a clear aim for pupils to achieve well during their time in the school. The school’s curriculum has been designed with this in mind.’   

We are looking for an inspirational teacher who will make a valuable contribution to our school. 

As a primary school teacher you will be an outstanding classroom practitioner who consistently demonstrates the highest standards of delivery. You should be fully committed to raising attainment across the whole school and across all subjects that you are required to teach. You will be acutely aware of the strategies required to achieve the highest standards within your specialist subject and across the curriculum. 

You may from time to time be required to undertake other duties commensurate with the grade and level of responsibility defined in this job description.

As a classroom teacher you will, at all times, be mindful of, and adhere to, the Professional Standards for Teachers and the Career Stage expectations negotiated and adopted by the school at any time.

In addition, for Teachers paid on the Upper Pay Range (UPR), your achievements and contribution to an educational setting should be substantial and sustained.

As a teacher at Farnham Primary, we will offer you:

  • Tailored CPD and opportunities to support career progressio
  • Enthusiastic, well-behaved children who are keen to learn
  • A range of resources to further enhance your teaching and learning
  • A supportive leadership team, with a great sense of humour!

The successful candidate will have met the requirements of the person specification and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.  

Shortlisted applicants will need to provide evidence of their eligibility to work in the UK. This role is customer facing and therefore in line with the Immigration Act 2016; all applicants must be able to demonstrate fluency of the English Language to the level defined in the job description.

Farnham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed by arrangement. Please contact the Operations Manager to arrange an appointment or to ask for further information on 01274 573297 or

Closing Date: 12 Noon, Friday 5 July 2024

Interview Date: Friday 12 July 2024

Candidates can apply online for this post. If you are registered, please follow the apply now process. If you are not registered, then please register now and follow the apply now process.

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