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Salary: MPS3 – UPS3 (£29,664 – £41,604, FTE)
Hours: Part Time (0.6) (Full Time considered)

Permanent – Commencing April 2022 (Summer Term 2022)

The governors are seeking to appoint a suitably experienced, excellent class teacher to join our
friendly, enthusiastic team. We are looking for a teacher who has secure knowledge of the Primary
and Early Years curriculum and experience of raising the attainment of pupils who are working
below national expectations.

The post will be part time to operate our morning only Nursery, 5 days per week, however the
potential of a full-time position to support our Early Years class on the afternoon will be considered.

We encourage applicants who:
• are committed to outstanding teaching and learning, accelerating progress and raising
• are passionate about developing effective working relationships with parents to provide the
very best support for all children
• are flexible in their approach and can use ICT effectively to impact on teaching and learning
• understand the needs of all pupils in order to ensure that all gaps in learning are addressed
• have recent experience of delivering phonics in the Early Years

In return we can offer:
Enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
Dedicated, friendly and supportive colleagues and highly skilled teaching assistants
The chance to make a real difference to the lives of our pupils and their families
A commitment to continued professional development

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The offer of a post will be conditional upon a successful DBS clearance, satisfactory references and
pre-employment checks.

We encourage all applicants to visit our school. If you are interested and would like further
information about the post, please contact Mrs Ann Dixon, Headteacher, on 01325 244001.

Application packs are available from the school office or by the link below. Please return all
completed forms to the Headteacher via email to admin@firthmoor.darlington.sch.uk.

Completed application forms must be submitted by 12 noon on the closing date.

Closing date: Friday 28th January 2022
Interviews: W/C 7th February 2022

Foundation Stage Teacher – Vacancy details

Recruitment Application Form – Firthmoor

All school vacancies that are advertised on our school website are also on:

North East Jobs

Gov.uk – Teaching Vacancies

Please note all successful applicants are required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Check (DBS) and a Nationality / Right to work in the UK check.

Firthmoor Primary School cannot be held responsible for vacancy notices on other recruitment websites. The accuracy of terms of appointment, hours and grade are those found here on our website. (e.g. permanent or temporary).


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