Class Teacher - St Joseph's RC Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 28/09/2018 16:00
Main Pay Scale M1-M6
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Joseph's RC Primary School
Closing date:
28 Sep
Further Information

Rutland Street, Millfield, Sunderland, SR4 6HY
Tel: 0191 5108484
Fax: 0191 5658604
Headteacher; Mr D.J Groark

Main Pay Scale M1-M6

The Governors and Headteacher are seeking to appoint a highly committed and inspirational Class teacher to join this happy welcoming community, enriched by our diversity where we strive to be better than our best.

The successful candidate will:
• Be a practising Catholic or sympathetic to the teachings of the Catholic Church. They will be expected to play a full part in promoting the Catholic mission of the school.
? Be an excellent practitioner with high expectations and a commitment to raising standards
? Have excellent classroom management skills and be proficient in planning, assessment and target setting
? Have the capacity to inspire and motivate children
? Be dedicated to their own professional development
? Be prepared to be involved in the wider and corporate life of the school, supporting the informal as well as the formal curriculum.
? Sport and or music would be an asset.
? Willingness/experience driving mini bus

We can offer:
• Warm, welcoming successful school and parish community
• Happy, enthusiastic, highly motivated children who are keen to learn
• A committed staff and Governing Body
• An attractive, stimulating and well organised environment
• A comprehensive programme of CPD

Applicants are invited from teachers who are practicing Catholics or who are supportive of our catholic ethos and who are committed to high expectations within a caring environment.


Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed by prior appointment.

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service criminal check for regulated activity.

St. Joseph’s Primary School safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland safeguarding Board procedures.

Further information and application forms are available via the vacancy section of the school website and should be returned to the Headteacher at the above address by 4.00pm on 28th September 2018.

Shortlisting – 2nd October (pm)
Teach and Interview – 5th October

Please note application forms should be made using the Catholic Education Service application Forms available from: and not the LA form.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.