Top Job Class Teacher – NQT / RQT (M1/M2)

Class Teacher – NQT / RQT (M1/M2)

  • Employer - South Hetton Primary School
  • Reference number -
  • Sector - Public - local government
  • Department - Education
  • Location - South Hetton, County Durham
  • Salary - Not specified
  • Duration - Permanent
  • Hours - Full time
  • Closing date - Sunday, 27 May 2018


South Hetton Primary School is one of seven schools that forms part of Tudhoe Learning Trust. Situated in East Durham, South Hetton Primary is a friendly and welcoming school that serves the community within the village of South Hetton, County Durham. 

South Hetton became part of Tudhoe Learning Trust in September 2015. Since then, the school has undergone a significant period of change and improvement and works closely with the other Trust schools. The school is a one form entry primary school with a Nursery through to Year 6, operating a successful breakfast provision and a range of after school clubs and extra-curricular activities.

The Head Teacher, Mrs Lucy Griffiths and the Local Governing Body are seeking to add to the teaching capability within the school with the addition of a Class Teacher to work within Key Stage 2. This role is particularly suited to a NQT or RQT. 

The successful applicant will be able to:

·        Set high expectations that inspire, motivate and challenge pupils.

·        Promote good progress and outcomes for pupils.

·        Demonstrate good subject and curriculum knowledge.

·        Plan and teach well-structured lessons.

·        Adapt teaching and differentiate effectively.

·        Be committed to valuing every child.

·        Actively be involved in ensuring the very best outcomes for every child putting the needs of children above all else.

·        Engage with parents.

·        Manage behaviour effectively and in line with school policy.

·        Assess accurately.

·        Show a commitment to working collaboratively within the Trust.

For more information about the school please visit Visits to school are actively encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 0191 526 1662.

The successful applicant will be available to take up their new post at the beginning of the Autumn Term 2018.

Closing date for applications is 27thMay 2018 and the selection process will consist of a structured panel interview and lesson observation in school.

Tudhoe Learning Trust and South Hetton Primary School is committed to providing opportunity for all and creating a balanced and diverse workforce that represents the community it serves. Applications from all communities are positively welcomed. Applicants who identify themselves as disabled will receive an interview provided they meet minimum criteria. This role is subject to The Childcare Act 2006 and The Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 therefore any offer of employment will be subject to a Disqualification by Association Declaration being made prior to taking up appointment. The Trust is committed to promoting the welfare of and safeguarding all children in its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references and you will be required to apply for an enhanced DBS.

For more information about the role, school or Trust please contact Mrs Lucy Griffiths Head Teacher on 0191 526 1662 or Mrs Kimberley Ivory, Trust HR Manager at

Contact information

pplications will only be considered on Trust application forms which can be obtained from and should be returned to Mrs Kimberley Ivory, Trust HR Manager at

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