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KS2 Class Teacher

Join our friendly team at Paxcroft Primary School in Trowbridge as we seek a class teacher for KS2.

This role will be a full time, permanent position teaching a mixed age KS2 class (our structure is x3 Year 3/4 classes and x3 Year 5/6 classes), working alongside a passionate, innovative staff body as we strive to make the best possible impact for our children.


The ideal candidate will:

  • Demonstrate some previous experience of teaching the KS2 curriculum
  • Have high expectations of themselves and the children they are teaching
  • Create a calm and purposeful learning environment, demonstrating a positive approach to behaviour management
  • Encourage children to show initiative and challenge themselves
  • Be committed to securing good outcomes for all children including children with SEND through accurate assessment, feedback and marking
  • Be professional, a good communicator and demonstrate a flexible approach
  • Be a strong team player
  • Be a resilient and reflective practitioner
  • Have a 'can do' attitude and a sense of humour


In return, we offer:

  • Happy, enthusiastic and curious children who love learning
  • A very friendly and supportive team in which everyone is encouraged and valued
  • Opportunities for professional development in an outward looking school
  • Active and supportive parents and governors
  • A wide range of outdoor spaces, Forest School areas and outdoor learning resources which we are looking to further develop and embrace within our daily curriculum offer


This position is open to teachers with experience and to ECTs. We would also consider a job share for the right candidate or candidates. 

 We invite interested candidates to schedule a visit to our school by contacting us through our school admin email, or by giving us a call on 01225 762244.


Hours of work:  Full Time

Contract type: Permanent    

Closing date (and time): Thursday 16th May 2024

Interview date:  Tuesday 21st May 2024

Commencement date:  1st September 2024