Job Opportunities

KS2 Teacher

Shirley Warren Primary and Nursery School

Closing Date: 01/7/2024

Contract: Permanent, Full Time

Salary: MPR/UPR

Reference Number: #SW-0624

Do you want to work in a place where every day you make a difference? Do you thrive on a challenge? Do you believe in having the right provision for every child?

Shirley Warren Primary and Nursery is a two form entry school close to Southampton General Hospital. The school is on an exciting journey of improvement which we would love you to part of.  We are in the process of designing a curriculum that meets the needs of our pupils and would love to recruit a teacher who could share our ambition. 

As a Thrive school, we believe in supporting the emotional development of children and providing rich opportunities for children to learn as part of the daily curriculum.

We would love to hear from you if:          

  • You develop excellent relationships with the children you teach.          
  • You put children at the forefront of everything you do, has a passion for inclusion and the belief that every child has the right to the best possible education. ·        
  • You have high expectations of all children both in terms of their behaviour for learning and their achievement.         
  • You are a reflective practitioner who is open to new initiatives.         
  • You are able to work in partnership with pupils, staff, governors, parents and the wider community in order to provide the best opportunities for our children.

In return, we can offer you:

  • Fantastic children who enjoy learning
  • The chance to make a genuine difference to the lives of children and their families.
  • A strong, friendly school team, who will support you and learn from your ideas.
  • The opportunity for professional development and to develop your career both within the school and being part of a Cooperative Trust.

Visits to the school are warmly welcome and actively encouraged. Please contact the school office on 023 80773975 or by email at to arrange an appointment. Please note that applications will be considered upon receipt; we reserve the right to interview /appoint before the closing date.

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.

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