St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School

Davey Drive, Brighton BN1 7BF

We are seeking to recruit
A fulltime, permanent Teacher
Mainscale
For September 2018

The governors of this welcoming and friendly Catholic school are seeking to appoint an excellent, inspirational teacher to join our team.
We are particularly looking for candidates with an interest or experience in KS1 or the Early Years Foundation Stage. However, we would also consider applicants who would like to teach lower KS2.
The successful candidate will be a practising Catholic or be fully committed to supporting the Catholic ethos of our school.

They will have the following essential skills:
• A full commitment to child protection, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils;
• Effective learning and teaching strategies;
• Excellent classroom management;
• Commitment to high standards and supporting school improvement;
• A team player, willing to make a positive contribution to the extracurricular life of the school.
• The ability to build excellent relationships with pupils, parents and colleagues;
• A commitment to inclusion of all pupils;

We would be particularly interested in applicants who have:
• Recent and relevant experience In Early Years and/or KS1
• A working knowledge of The Early Years Curriculum; including early reading and phonics skills.

We can offer:
• A happy, dedicated staff team who work tirelessly for the children of St Joseph’s.
• Small classes with beautifully behaved pupils.
• A spacious and well-resourced working environment.
• Opportunities for Continuing Professional Development

St Joseph’s Catholic 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. Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For full details and an application form, please contact the school office on 556607 or by email to admin@st-josephs.brighton-hove.sch.uk. Details can also be found on our school website.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Closing date: 2nd May
Shortlisting: 3rd May
Interview dates: 10th May