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KS1 Class Teacher

This position has now closed and the panel are shortlisting and interviewing.

CLASS TEACHER (and KS1 Team Leader)

Ref: CPS2023-15


  • Salary - Teachers Pay Scale
  • Full-time 32.5 hours/1 FTE
  • TLR 2 (for Team Leader responsibilities)


We are seeking to appoint a Qualified Teacher* to join our friendly, town centre school from January 2024. We have a vacancy for a Year 2 Class Teacher with KS1 Team Leader responsibilities, we are ideally looking for an experienced KS1 Teacher who can take on a role of KS1 Team Leader, however ECT’s will also be considered (for the Year 2 Class Teacher role). For experienced Teachers looking for career development we have an exciting opportunity for career development to join SLT as our KS1 Team Leader.


We are looking for great inspirational qualified teachers who are:

• able to provide creative and inspiring learning opportunities for pupils and a stimulating and vibrant learning environment;

• committed to high standards of teaching and child-centred learning;

• able to be an effective team player and work effectively as part of a team;

• able to meet the diverse learning needs of our pupils through a variety of teaching and learning styles and inclusive practice;

• committed to their own professional development and the development of the school;

• lively and fun and can communicate with parents and prospective parents;

• well organised and hard-working.


We can offer you:

• motivated pupils;

• friendly and dedicated staff that assist one another to be better than ordinary;

• supportive parents;

• regular training, support and advice;

• the certainty that you can make a difference to the lives of our enthusiastic children.

We would like to meet you…

To download an application pack and apply today please visit our website https://www.coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk/job-opportunities/

Please return your completed applications to Miss Goldring, our School Business Manager (ideally via email) bursar@coleyprimary.reading.sch.uk.

Please do not send a CV as, for the purposes of Equal Opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.


This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from all successful candidates.


Shortlist Date: Applications will be shortlisted upon receipt

Closing Date: Monday 30th October 2023

Interview Date: Friday 3rd November 2023


(*We cannot offer sponsorship for overseas applicants. All applicants must hold valid UK Work Permits and UK Qualified Teacher Status.)