Year 6 Afternoon Class Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 21/03/2019 09:00
M1 - M6, £23,720 - £35,008 pro rata
Hours per week:
0.5 contract
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Burnopfield Primary
Closing date:
21 Mar
Further Information

We are looking for a experienced, dedicated, highly motivated class teacher to join our fantastic Year 6 team in September 2019 . We require an enthusiastic Year 6 afternoon teacher who is an outstanding teacher and has a proven track record of raising standards regardless of starting points. In the afternoons our new Year 6 teacher will teach Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling (GPS) to two year six classes and then Foundation subjects to maintain our current high standards. We need someone who has high expectations of the children but who also demonstrates a caring attitude towards our children’s academic and pastoral development. We need someone who is passionate about teaching and learning!

We are looking for someone who is :
> An outstanding Year 6 GPS teacher and classroom practitioner
> A strong reflective teacher who has had experience of teaching in upper key stage two
> Expertise and excellent subject knowledge in GPS
> Has an imaginative and creative approach to teaching Foundation Subjects
> Track record of raising standards in a school
> Has high expectations of every child
> Has a Growth Mindset like our staff and children
> Is a Good Team Player with good interpersonal skills
> Is a caring teacher who strives to removes the barriers to learning for every child
> Is keen to play an full and active part in all aspects of school life

We are a very self-reflective school and we strive to offer our children the very best education possible. You will become part of an established, hardworking team on a journey to improve year on year!

This is a part-time position working 12.45 - 3.15pm (afternoons), 5 days per week and is not open to job share.

Candidates are encouraged and warmly welcomed to look around the school. Please contact the school office on 01207 270397 for an appointment with the Head Teacher. Application packs are available from, and returnable to Burnopfield Primary, Front Street, Burnopfield, Newcastle Upon Tyne,
Tyne and Wear, NE16 6PT. Email

Required from: 1st September 2019
Fixed term until: 31st August 2020

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Closing date: 21st March 2019, 9,00am
Interview date: 3rd April 2019, All day

Mrs Sarah Taylor (Headteacher)
Burnopfield Primary
Front Street
Newcastle Upon Tyne
Tyne and Wear
NE16 6PT
Tel: 01207 270397

Please note
This job is closed for applications.