We currently have one vacancy at Courtney:
Part-Time Teacher . Closing Date Friday  15th June 12 noon 

Due to the internal promotion of one of our teachers to the position of Deputy Headteacher, we have a vacancy for a part-time teacher to provide quality release time on Wednesdays and Thursdays for a Y4 class.

Two mornings will be teaching core subjects which will be planned by the class teacher. The afternoons will be foundation subjects, planned by the part-time teacher. An interest or expertise in Music, Art and French would be desirable.

 We are looking for someone who is experienced and can maintain consistency of high-expectations and clear routines.

The class are delightful. There are a number of children with 1-2-1 SEN support, so experience of leading teaching assistants and working with children with Autistic Spectrum Condition would be an advantage.

We are looking for someone who:

  • has a record of good and outstanding teaching
  • loves working with children and is excited when they make personal progress
  • has high expectations for themselves and each child,  paying attention to the smaller details
  • is willing to work hard to explore ways in which the curriculum can be delivered in stimulating and unusual ways
  • is committed to the wider life of the school and understands the importance of extra-curricular enrichment
  • is tenacious in finding solutions to barriers to learning
  • can work well with parents and carers

We are:

  • a one-form entry so we have a family feel
  • a school with strong expertise and leadership in English and Maths
  • full of practitioners with positive mind sets  and where professional learning dialogue is the norm
  • a place where children come first – we all work hard and have high expectations
  • full of children who are well-behaved and are ready to learn
  • housed in a fabulous modern building with super views and extensive grounds

If you are interested, the closing date for applications is Friday 15th June with interviews on Friday 22nd June.

Please telephone the school office on 01454 866670 or email to make an appointment to visit.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people.  All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

Some roles may need to comply with the ‘Childcare Act 2006’ and the ‘Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009’ where additional disclosure of information will be required.