Class Teacher – Annfield Plain Junior School

School:                       Annfield Plain Junior School (APJS)

Job Role:                   Classroom Teacher

Contract Type:          Permanent

Salary:                        MPS-UPS

Required as soon as possible, or September 2024 start for right candidate, APJS is seeking to appoint a committed, enthusiastic, and motivated teacher to join our thriving school which sits at the heart of our community.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an excellent practitioner, who is able to communicate a passion for teaching and learning.
  • have a secure knowledge of the relevant curriculum and be able to use this to raise standards.
  • be committed to their own professional development and keen to be challenged to become the best they can be.
  • champion the ethos of the school at all times.
  • have the ability and willingness to be flexible to meet the needs of the children.
  • have high expectations and be able to demonstrate excellent classroom pedagogy.
  • be able demonstrate high expectations of positive behaviour for learning.
  • work collaboratively with a committed team of staff and governors, parents/carers and the wider community.
  • have a desire to be involved in all aspects of school life, being willing to go the extra mile for the benefit of our children and the community.
  • have the capacity to inspire, enthuse, engage, and motivate children to reach their potential, irrespective of starting point or background.

To arrange a visit or speak to the Headteacher, please contact the school via telephone on 01207 234531 or via email at

Application forms are available online and should be fully completed and returned via email to:

Closing date for receipt of applications:                     Wednesday 24th April midday

Interviews will be held on:                                          Thursday 2nd May

SLP has an absolute commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS. In line with the guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education, the Trust may carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

Annfield Plain Junior School is proud to be part of SLP Multi Academy Trust, an Equal Opportunities Employer.  We want to develop a more diverse workforce and welcome applications from all representatives of the community.

Information Pack 

Application Form