Required for January 2020 - Minimum of Two Terms

Salary: Main Pay Scale M1-M6 (£24 373 - £35 971)

Vacancy number: MCT 01012020


Corbridge Church of England First School is a small school with a big heart and a passion for its community. We all pride ourselves on acting with dignity and integrity.  We speak the truth kindly and this makes us strong.


The Governing Body invites applications from classroom practitioners with a passion for teaching and learning. The post will be teaching a Year Four class.


We require the successful candidate to lead by example to inspire and motivate our children to achieve their full potential in school.  We need a dedicated and hardworking individual who shares the school’s values, aims to maintain our high standards and can offer high quality teaching and learning.


The suitable candidate will be able to promote our Christian ethos within the school community and be dedicated to being the best they can be.


We are looking for someone who:

  • is an inspirational classroom practitioner
  • has relevant teaching experience and specific recent experience in Year 4
  • will motivate children and staff to achieve their full potential in school and in life
  • has high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
  • has the ability and skills to successfully lead an area of the curriculum
  • has excellent organisational and interpersonal skills
  • has the ability to promote the school’s ethos and reputation within the community
  • would be interested in attending a residential with the class in summer term


In return we can offer:

  • inspiring children, who are inquisitive and have a love of learning
  • a welcoming and committed team of staff and governors
  • the chance to join a forward thinking team who are dedicated to continuous improvement
  • opportunities for continuous professional development

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expect all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post. 


If you wish to arrange a visit please contact us:


Closing date / shortlisting: Noon Wednesday 9 October 2019

Teaching Interview: Week beginning 14 October 2019

Formal Interview: Thursday 17 October 2019

Completed application forms should be returned (marked Confidential) by post to:

Miss Jennifer Ainsley, Head Teacher, Corbridge C of E First School, St Helen’s Lane, Corbridge, Northumberland NE45 5JQ or emailed to   Telephone: 01434 632534