This is an exciting opportunity to join our lively small school in the heart of the Lake District! The governors and headteacher of Borrowdale C of E Primary School wish to appoint a passionate and talented teacher to join our staff team from 1st September. This position has become available due to the retirement of one of our teachers this summer. For the academic year 2020-2021 we are looking for a Key Stage 2 class teacher, but ideally candidates should be willing to deliver inspiring learning in either Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 as they may be deployed in another class in the future.
Borrowdale School is a small, friendly school with a very hardworking staff team. We have high expectations of all our children, and we are committed to giving them the best possible educational experiences.
The successful candidate will:
Borrowdale School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks which will include References, Right to Work in the UK, DBS and for "relevant" posts, a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household is a disqualified person under the Childcare Regulations 2009. Terms and conditions for Teaching Standards will apply.
There are many ways to find out more about the school. In addition to exploring our website, visits by appointment are warmly welcomed but will have to take place outside school hours or at the weekend to observe social distancing guidelines. The headteacher is also available to chat informally via zoom or phone. Please phone the school on 017687 77686 or contact the head teacher by email: firstname.lastname@example.org to organise a time.
You can download the application form, job description and person spec below.
Completed applications forms with a covering letter should be returned via email only to email@example.com
Closing date: 12 noon on Monday 6th July
Interviews will be held in accordance with current government guidance in the week commencing 13th July