Nurture, Aspire, Achieve

Key Stage 2 Teacher

Salary: MPS - UPS

Start Date: April 2020

We are seeking to appoint an innovative, passionate and well-qualified KS2 Teacher to join us from Easter 2020. This is a unique opportunity for a talented and ambitious professional to join our team. We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational teacher with the ability to encourage our nurturing learning environment. This role is not suitable for NQT’s

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • is a proven, consistently good/outstanding practitioner with recent experience of teaching in a relevant year group
  • has a thorough working knowledge and understanding of the curriculum including assessment and monitoring
  • has a passion and determination to help all children achieve or exceed their potential
  • has high expectations of attainment and behaviour
  • has experience of teaching across the school in a range of year groups
  • has the knowledge and experience to take on a subject leadership role in the near future
  • is able to lead, support, inspire and motivate colleagues through excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to working as part of a team
  • is resilient, flexible and resourceful
  • is committed to continuous professional development

In return, we can offer:

  • motivated and enthusiastic children with high standards of behaviour who deserve the very best opportunities
  • an excellent building with good facilities
  • supportive, hard-working colleagues and governors who care passionately about our school and local community
  • career development opportunities

Candidates are welcome to visit the school and this is strongly encouraged. Please call to arrange a mutually convenient time.

For more information about the school and what we offer at Gildersome Primary, please take a look at our website and class blogs.

To apply, please download and complete the teacher application form in the Supporting Documents sections below.  You will also find a copy of the Job Description and Person Specification.

Please return your completed application to 

Closing date: 30th January 2020

Interview date: Week commencing 3rd February 2020

Safer Recruitment Statement 

Gildersome Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the wellbeing of all children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.  We are an equal opportunities employer and we seek to promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.