Year 3 Teacher

Become a member of our dynamic happy team from January 2021. We work hard as a team to meet the varying needs of all our children in a supporitve, inclusive and caring environment.

The post will be fixed-term from January 2021 to the end of the school year in the first instance. 

We need an enthusuastic and self-motivated teacher to join our friendly team, who is up to date with current research practice, keen to try new ideas and who has a sense of humour. Commitment and determination are key traits we are looking for to ensure all of our children get the best deal possible - making maximum progress whilst in our care and leaving us with the skills, knowledge and character to lead a fulfilling life. TIS/Thrive understanding is essential to meet the needs of all our children including children with SEN.

We welcome applications from all teachers - we celebrate diversity and the tremendous enrichment, experience and energy new staff bring.

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional teacher to work with our Year 3 children in partnership with the Headteacher, staff, children, community and Governors to raise achievement through delivering exciting learning opportunities and being a leader in an area of personal strength across the school. 

You must have a range of strategies in positive behaviour management, be highly organised and enjoy the challenge of meeting the needs of all children. We would welcome someone who has high expectations of individual achievement and is committed to the belief that every child can and will succeed.

To arrange a conversation with the Headteacher please call the school office or email Susannah Storey: head@st-day.cornwall.sch.uk

Visits to the school and class are encouraged and welcomed on 5th and 6th November - you need to make sure we are right for you! If you are shortlisted, you will receive further information and the interview process will take place the week beginning 16th November. 

St Day and Carharrack Primary School is a small school in a beautiful location on the edge of the vibrant former mining village of St Day and serves both St Day and Carharrack, together with the wider catchment area. It is located within easy travel of Redruth, Falmouth and Cornwall’s capital, Truro. The school proudly boasts one of the largest playing fields in the county and has its own quiet garden with storytelling circle and woodland space for forest schools. We place great emphasis on a creative curriculum to promote a love of learning and develop children’s intellectual curiosity. We strive to make maximum use of the school grounds and local area as a learning resource.

Visit us to see how you could contribute to our school improvement journey as we strive to make our school an exceptional learning place to be and grow- for all children and staff to succeed.


Please send applications to the school by email or post.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Declaration of Criminal Convictions

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

We are committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal records disclosure check.

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