CLASS TEACHER – Cover Teacher Y5 & Y6

Employer: Lunt's Heath Primary School
Salary: £25,714 - £36,961
Location: 2 Wedgewood Drive, Widnes
Contract: Contract
Working Pattern: Full Time
Hours: 32.5 hours per week. Monday - Friday.
DBS Check: Enhanced
Closing Date: 27/06/2021 at 17:00
Reference: Pri/21/154374

CLASS TEACHER – Cover Teacher Y5 & Y6

Salary £25,714 - £36,961

Fixed Term - using the government Catch-Up grant to reduce adult:pupil ratios 

The Governors wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and caring practitioner to join a committed and supportive team from 1st September 2021. We are seeking someone willing to advance their personal teaching in offering our children the best outcomes. This post is a fixed term contact (12 months) utilising the government’s Catch-Up funding covering for teachers across four Y5 and Y6 classes on a rota basis. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • commit to safeguarding, child protection, inclusion and diversity
  • be a highly effective teacher, able to inspire and motivate children
  • be dedicated to promoting high standards by using the best instructional practices
  • have a proven record of helping children make good progress
  • have experience of robust testing and assessment
  • have experience of teaching in Year 5 / 6
  • be able to work as part of a very effective team
  • have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • be flexible and professionally optimistic. 


We can offer you: 

  • a very successful school at the heart of its community
  • pupils whose behaviour is outstanding and who enjoy learning
  • a warm, friendly and caring environment
  • committed and supportive staff
  • positive and supportive relationships with parents and Governors
  • high quality professional development opportunities.

Closing Date 27/06/2021

Interview Date 05/07/2021


Applicants should note that the successful candidate will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure.


Completed application forms must be via the Halton jobs portal – no other means of application will be accepted.

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