Grade: TMS/UPS Hours per week: 32.4Paid weeks per year: 52Start date: 1st September 2017, fixed-term (maternity cover) until 3 June 2018
We require an experienced, enthusiastic, child-centred practitioner whose main passions are to instil a love of learning into our pupils and to develop a learning to learn culture within the classroom and throughout the school. This post will be covering a maternity leave and it is likely that this position will be in KS1.
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Visits to the school are very welcome so that you can see we are a thriving and vibrant school at the heart of the Surrenden Campus serving the Preston Park, Fiveways and Hollingbury communities. Our school is a four form-entry primary school and is one of the largest primary schools in the country with over 870 pupils on roll. We are very proud of the engagement and motivation of our pupils, our inquiry based and thought provoking curriculum, our friendly staff and governor teams, and the sense of community that exists with our families. Following the merger in 2011, the school was judged as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in November 2012.
We ask all candidates to ensure that the supporting statement of their application form is written with subheadings corresponding to each of the criteria identified in the person specification for this role.
Term: This is a temporary (maternity cover) position likely to last until 03/06/2018
To apply: Please visit our website for further information and to download an application form. Please email your completed application form to
(CVs will not be accepted.)
If you do not hear from us please assume that you have not been shortlisted for interview.
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Completed application forms accepted online via the link below or email/post direct to the school address: Balfour Primary School, Balfour Road, BN1 6NE, email:
Please ensure you write your application using the headings in the Person Specification. Closing date: 8 June 2017Interview date: 20 June 2017For further information, please contact the school office on (01273) 507722Website: http://www.balfourprimary.co.uk
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.Balfour Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.