Class Teacher with TLR 2a Responsibility for Whole School Curriculum

Required for September 2020   Full Time, Permanent         

We are looking to appoint an experienced and motivated teacher to join an excellent team of staff committed to delivering the highest standards of education and to inspire and motivate the children at Birchwood C of E Primary School to reach their full potential and achieve high standards. In our recent Ofsted, (January 2020) it was reported that we are a Good school.  We are proud of this judgement and are looking to take the impact of our work to even higher levels so that what Birchwood C of E offers the education system will become more distinctive. This is an exciting opportunity for a dynamic leader to join our school, who will play a vital role in our school’s leadership as we embark on the next phase of our journey.

Applicants will need to: 

Strive for excellence in all that they do and believes in our Christian ethos.

Be a committed individual with a clear vision and strong commitment to the Christian Ethos who will further develop this ethos of the school through personal example.

Have outstanding teaching skills which motivate and inspire children

Be experienced in Upper KS2

Demonstrate a commitment to establishing high expectations and ensuring continuous progress and school improvement

Engage in all aspects of school life

Have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to develop effective relationships with parents and the wider school community

Motivate and further develop all colleagues whilst being committed to their own professional and leadership development.

 We can offer the successful candidate:

A welcoming, caring and fully inclusive ethos

A committed, hardworking and supportive Headteacher and Governing Body

Happy pupils who demonstrate excellent behaviour and first rate attitudes to learning

A caring and committed staff who strive to ensure all children achieve their potential

Access to high quality CPD and support for your ongoing professional development.

An exciting and effective Creative Curriculum

If you have any questions about the post or would like to find out more about the school, please contact the Office Manager, Dee Bonsall, who will arrange a conversation with the Head via telephone conferencing or via phone. Further information can be downloaded from the school website

Closing date for applications: Monday 25th May at 12 noon  returned via email to  for the attention of Mrs S Bentley

Short listing: Monday 25th  May – you will be contacted by telephone or by email as soon as a decision has been made. Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 25th May via Mircrosoft Teams. 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).