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Class Teacher - Maternity Cover Post: Start 16/4/18 Year 3/4 Full time - M6

Greythorn is an exciting place to work! Committed to improving our school to make it one of the best in the universe, we are also part of the Flying High Trust, which offers numerous opportunities to develop your career as a teacher.


We need an excellent, committed and enthusiastic teacher to work in our school while one of our Y3/4 team is on maternity leave.


If you are someone who could make a strong contribution to our staff team and help our well-motivated children make very good progress, we would like to hear from you. Our teachers work hard to provide a positive, stimulating learning environment whilst demanding the highest standards of effort and achievement. In return, you will be part of a supportive and positive team who plan together, to ensure that children have high quality and consistent provision across each of the phases in our school.


The successful candidate will:

  • Care about children and want to create the best possible learning environment where they can thrive and learn
  • Have high expectations of children’s learning and behaviour
  • Be committed to helping every child achieve their potential both academically and personally
  • Be experienced at helping children reach high standards
  • Work effectively as part of a team

Greythorn will offer:


Greythorn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; therefore this post is subject to a successful enhanced DBS disclosure.


Visits to the school are encouraged.  To visit the school at one of the following times please call the school office on 0115 914 9779 


Visit Schedule:

Wednesday 7th February at 4.45pm

Friday 9th February at 4.00pm

Wednesday 14th February at 4.45pm


To apply for this post please complete the application form ensuring that your personal statement includes details and examples of how you fulfil the person specification and the experience and qualities you would bring to this role.


Closing date: 12.00pm Friday 16th February 2018




Y3/4 Maternity Cover job- time line


  • Y3/4 FT from 16.4.17
  • w/c January 29th Job advertised
  • Visits:
    • 7.2.18 @ 4.45pm
    • 9.2.18 @ 4pm
    • 14.2.18 @ 4.45pm
  • 16.2.18 Closing date
  • 16.2.18 Short listing (over half term- confirm by email by 22.2.18)
  • Interview: Either 28.2.18 or 1.3.18