Job Opportunities

Classteacher (KS1/2)

Oakwood Primary School

Closing Date: 28/4/2017

Contract: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: Main/Upper Teachers Pay Scale

Reference Number: #OPS-007

Oakwood’s classrooms are happy and productive places…

Pupils’ personal development, behaviour and welfare are “outstanding” (OFSTED)

We’re a very friendly, two-form entry primary school on the edge of the city.

We’re recognised as a leading Rights Respecting School, and we’re committed to Achieving Excellence Together in all areas.

We have a vacancy for a class teacher.

We are looking for a teacher who…

  • thinks creatively and inspires children and colleagues;
  • can achieve excellence for their class and across the school;
  • is committed to delivering the outcomes across an exciting, broad curriculum;
  • reflects on their own practice and values their own professional development;
  • can use ICT confidently in the classroom and for their own administration;
  • is enthusiastic about teaching and the profession.  

We can offer…

  • a very supportive place to work with a strong team ethos;
  • keen, well-motivated and well-behaved children;
  • a range of high quality professional development opportunities;
  • high quality, up-to-date resources;
  • learning links with our federation partners;
  • a beautiful, woodland environment.

This post is open to experienced staff or newly qualified teachers.

Our website ( is our “shop window”. It contains most of what you need to know about the school and the documents you need to apply for the job. Email or call and speak to Carol Donnachie, who can arrange for you to come and meet us.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Our federation and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Check.

Please note that the online application feature isn’t available on mobile devices such as phones and tablets – if you visit the site from your computer or laptop you will be able to benefit from applying online. If you are unable to apply online, please post a printed copy of your form to the school.

Apply Online

  1. Click the yellow button below to download the application form in Word format.
  2. Fill in the form as comprehensively as possible.
  3. Save the document and then attach it to your application using the blue button below.
  4. Please email if you do not receive an automated acknowledgement.
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