Key Stage 2 Teacher (Year 3 or Year 4)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Part time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
18/04/2024 12:00
£30,000 - £41,333 per annum, depending on relevant teaching experience. Actual salary: £18,005 - £24,807
Hours per week:
0.6 – 3 full days with the days to be confirmed
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Archibald First School, Archibald Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 1EB
Post Number:
Number of posts:
Closing date:
18 Apr
Further Information
This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Archibald First School
Archibald Street
Newcastle upon Tyne

1st September 2024 until 24th February 2025 (with potential for the post to be extended until the end of the academic year)

The governors wish to appoint a qualified teacher with experience of Key Stage 2 who has a passion for children’s learning. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate their commitment to working as part of a highly successful team, the aim of which is to ensure that all children receive outstanding and inspirational educational experiences, which help them fulfil their potential.  The successful candidate will actively endorse and deliver the vision of our school and facilitate all children reaching their full potential.
We are looking for an effective teacher with enthusiasm and energy who:
  • Is an excellent practitioner.
  • Has an innovative, creative and effective teaching approach.
  • Is creative and proactive in their approach to teaching and learning.
  • Is an inclusive practitioner with ambitious standards and high expectations for all pupils
  • Has experience of teaching in Key Stage 2.
  • Is well organised and highly motivated.
  • Leads by example with integrity, positivity and resilience
  • Possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills and enjoys working in a team.
  • Has a track record of leading and sustaining school improvement.
  • Can support subject development of a subject across the school.
  • Has worked as a successful job share previously. 
 In return, we offer:
  • A supportive Headteacher and Governing Body
  • A dedicated staff team
  • Happy, enthusiastic children
  • High parental engagement
  • An inclusive and supportive working environment
  • Collaborative working with the Gosforth Schools’ Trust 
Archibald First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and be successful against a range of other recruitment checks.
Candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the school by arrangement. Please contact office@archibaldfirstschool.co.uk if you would like to arrange a short telephone conversation with the Head Teacher or to arrange a visit. 
Application forms, person specification, job description and further information are available on the website www.archibaldfirstschool.co.uk.
All applications should be returned electronically to office@archibaldfirstschool.co.uk by 12.00pm Thursday 18th April 2024 marked FAO Mrs R Turner. Candidates will be requested to sign in person all documentation if successfully short listed.
Observations will ideally take place in candidates own school settings between the 23rd and 26th April 2024 with interviews the week after.
Number on role 300 plus 52 part time nursery.