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Key Stage one Class Teacher - Wyke Primary School

Salary details: £23720 - £35008

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Dorset County Council
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Salary details
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Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
Hilary Rose
Contact email
Contact telephone
01747 825665
Closing Date
23 November 2018
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Wyke Primary School

Key Stage 1 Class Teacher

1 x Full Time Permanent Post – January 2019

MPR Salary Range

Wyke Primary School is situated in the outskirts of Gillingham in North Dorset. The children, staff and Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, hardworking and creative Key Stage 1 teacher to join our team in January 2019. The successful candidate will initially teach in Year 1. We welcome applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs.

Most importantly, we are looking for an excellent teacher who knows how to make learning exciting, engaging and interesting. We need a teacher who is as committed to inclusion as we are, has excellent classroom management skills, and has high expectations and the ability to contribute fully to the life of the school. 

If you have a passion for ensuring children learn and achieve at the highest level, we would like to hear from you.

You will need to:

  • have a proven track record as an excellent teacher within the Primary phase;
  • have a thorough understanding of assessment, standards and analysing data; have the capacity, now or in the future, to lead a subject/aspect of learning across our school;
  • have high expectations of yourself and of our children;
  • be passionate about learning and teaching;
  • be creative, energetic and willing to contribute to whole school improvement;
  • be committed to inclusion;
  • be able to work as part of a team;
  • adapt and respond both positively and proactively to changes and expectations in line with the School Development Plan;
  • be able to build excellent relationships with children, staff, Governors and parents/carers.


Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed by appointment.

This is a fantastic opportunity; Wyke Primary School is a school with high expectations and standards and a happy team of staff and children. Please visit our website at www.gillinghamwyke.dorset.sch.uk  where a full Job Description and Person Specification can be found (see website section: Information – Vacancies).

Please feel welcome to telephone Hilary Rose (School Administrator) on 01747 825665 or email office@gillinghamwyke.dorset.sch.uk if you have any further questions.

Wyke Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have a Disclosure and Barring Service check, along with any other relevant employment checks, in line with the Government's safer recruitment guidelines.

Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd November 2018, 12pm

Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 26th November 2018