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St Cuthbert's Catholic School

St Cuthbert's Catholic School


Reception Teacher Vacancy

Fixed-Term (one year), Teacher, 0.66FTE – mornings and one afternoon

At St. Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School we have high aspirations for all our children and work hard to help them improve – but we only focus our efforts on things that actually make a difference to good teaching and learning. We believe it is our privilege to serve our local community, and we do that best by providing an excellent, well-rounded education to all our children.


An opportunity has arisen to join our team, and the governors wish to recruit a hard-working and dedicated individual to join our school as a part-time, fixed-term (one year) Reception teacher. The successful candidate will help us serve our families by offering excellent provision, developing strong relationships with parents, engaging with the local community, and contributing to the wider life of the school.


You will be joining a small Catholic school with an inclusive ethos, working hard to provide an outstanding education for all. Our community includes pupils and staff from a range of different backgrounds – all are equally welcome. We work together to form children who are compassionate, respectful, tolerant and collaborative, as well as academically successful. 


We are looking for a teacher who:


  • Has experience of teaching in EYFS and has expertise in helping children to make excellent progress
  • Demonstrates optimism about children and expects the highest possible standards
  • Nurtures pupils’ emotional wellbeing and develops social skills

We can offer you:


  • A positive, warm and welcoming working environment
  • Experienced, skilled, and supportive colleagues
  • An opportunity to be part of an effective team and share excellence

Whilst it is anticipated the successful candidate will have QTS, other relevant qualifications (for example EYTS or EYPS) will be considered.


Salary will be on main scale dependant on experience.


Closing date for applications: Monday 12th July – 09:00am
Interviews: Wednesday 14th July am


Candidates should be aware that the schools of the St. Ninian Catholic Federation are in the process of converting to become an Academy and will join the Mater-Christi Multi Academy Trust.  Successful candidates will be employees of the Mater-Christi Multi Academy Trust.


St Cuthbert’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding all children. Successful candidates will be required to complete an enhanced DBS check, suitable references and a work place health assessment before commencing employment.