Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • York



Woodthorpe Primary School is looking for a Class Teacher from September 2019 who welcomes the opportunity to be innovative, impact upon and celebrate good practice and be pivotal in ensuring all children achieve their best.

We are looking for someone to join our exciting team, help maintain our high standards and who can help us build on our recent successes and support the schools journey in becoming outstanding at our next inspection.

We are looking for a fun, energetic teacher who will ensure that Woodthorpe is recognised for our high quality work and our commitment to continual improvement.

You will:

- Empower our children with knowledge, ambition and self-belief
- Inspire children to reach the highest standards
- Have a passion for learning
- Have a personal determination for all children to achieve their very best
- Have the determination to be an outstanding teacher.

If you can help us on our journey, then come and enjoy working with our fantastic children and staff. We are waiting to hear from you because you want to make a difference.

This is a fixed term position for 1 year.

Tours of the school are welcome. Please ring the school on 01904 554420 to book on one of the following tour dates:

Friday 24 May 2019 10:00 hrs and 14:00 hrs

Tuesday 4 June 2019 13:30 hrs

The 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 require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

This post is subject to the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Disqualification Declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview

An application form and further details are available to download from the Vacancies page of the school website

Please submit completed application forms by post to:

Mr J McGann


Woodthorpe Primary School

Summerfield Road


YO24 2RU

Or electronically to: marked for the attention of Mr J McGann.

Closing date: Thursday 6 June 2019 at 12 midnight

Interview dates: Wednesday 12 June 2019 and Thursday 13 June 2019