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All disabled applicants who meet the essential criteria in the person specification will be interviewed. 

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All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability regardless of sex, race, gender, religion or belief, marital status or disability.

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HEADTEACHER (PRINCIPAL)

70k to 90k depending on experience

The Whitehaven Academy
Cleator Moor Road, WHITEHAVEN, Cumbria, CA28 8TY.
http://whitehavenacademy.org.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Jacki Smith Tel: 01946 595400   Fax: 01946 595478
schooloffice@whitehaven.cumbria.sch.uk

Excellent benefits / relocation package

Learn, Grow, Prosper

The Whitehaven Academy is seeking to appoint an inspirational Headteacher who has passion, creativity, vision and strong leadership capabilities to join us on our journey to make significant difference to the lives of children by developing their skills and delivering real opportunities for their future.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within Bright Tribe Trust, a multi-academy trust that brings together expertise from the education field, under the leadership of Professor David Hopkins, and the professionalism and influences of commercial partners.

Through proven practices, Bright Tribe transforms the learning of children, raises standards and provides the highest quality learning environments, enabling learners and teaching staff to thrive and be the best. Our aim is to break down the barriers that limit educational progress. We do this through adopting a personal pathway for every child, taking account of individual needs, aspirations, and talents.

Working with us as part of a network of schools and Headteachers the role provides excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement. Bright Tribe is committed to Continuing Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect.

We are offering an attractive relocation package to West Cumbria which boasts unrivalled scenic views, affordable housing, lovely villages and great outdoor activities.

If you share our vision and would like to join on our journey we would like to hear from you.

For further information, job specification and to apply please visit http://brighttribe.org.uk/work-with-us/recruitment/jobs-academies/ or visit the academy website http://whitehavenacademy.org.uk/

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Angela Newton on 0161 475 0222.

Closing date: 1st December 2014
Interview date: To be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  011214
Description:  Headships - Secondary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  10/11/2014

DEPUTY HEADTEACHER (PERMANENT)

L8 - L12

Heron Hill Primary School
Hayfell Avenue, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 7JH.
Website: www.heronhill.cumbria.sch.uk
NoR: 420
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr P Hicks Tel: 01539 721276   Fax: 01539 729718
admin@heronhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for September 2015

The children, staff and governors are looking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed Deputy Headteacher to support and share in the leadership and management of the school and be able to work strategically with the Headteacher to continue to raise standards. This is predominantly a leadership role with a small teaching commitment.

Heron Hill can offer:
• Friendly, happy, confident and well behaved children
• A very experienced staff and supportive Governing Body and the opportunity to join our team as we build on our recent Good Ofsted
• A well-resourced school with extensive grounds and outdoor spaces on the edge of the Lake District

Candidates are welcome to arrange a visit to school prior to applying. Further information and application packs are available at www.heronhill.cumbria.sch.uk or by contacting the school office - telephone 01539 721276 or email admin@heronhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Heron Hill Primary School is committed to the principles of safer recruitment, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check and excellent professional references.

Closing date: Wednesday 7th January 2015 at 3.30 pm

Interviews: Monday 19th and Tuesday 20th January 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  070115
Description:  Deputy/Assistant Headships - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  18/11/2014

DEPUTY HEADTEACHER (PERMANENT)

L5 - L9

Vicarage Park CE Primary School
Vicarage Drive, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 5BP
www.vicarageparkschool.org.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Headteacher/Chief Officer: Miss Bernadette Calvey Tel: 01539 735442   Fax: 01539 738554
admin@vicaragepark.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for summer term 2015

We are looking for an inspirational teacher and leader who will make an impact on our school community, our staff team, parents and children.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following;
• Excellent teaching skills; this post is class based but has dedicated leadership time. Class teaching is currently 0.8FTE but will be reviewed next academic year
• An ethos of inclusion which supports our school as an inclusive school which although mainstream is also a Strategically Resourced Provision for children with Physical and Medical difficulties
• High expectations of all children, staff and themselves
• The ability to lead and work as part of a strong team
• The desire to play a role in the continued development of our school community
• A philosophy which puts the child at the heart of everything we do
• Great communication skills
• Proven leadership ability
• Expertise in curriculum design and development
These should be addressed in your application form.

Candidates are welcome to arrange a visit to school prior to applying. Please ring the school office to arrange a time during the week beginning 1st December 2014.

Further details and an application form are available via email from the clerk to the governors D.i.black@btinternet.com the application pack is also available on the school website.

Vicarage Park School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of every child and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check, have excellent professional references and have a very secure knowledge of safeguarding procedures.

Closing date: Tuesday 6th January 2015
Interviews: Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd January 2015


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  060115
Description:  Deputy/Assistant Headships - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  05/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME TEACHER 0.6 (MATERNITY COVER)

MPR

Beaconside CE Primary School
Hutton Hill, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA11 8EN.

NOR 430
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr Tim Glendinning Tel: 01768 840868   Fax: 
admin@beaconside.cumbria.sch.uk

January 2015 to July 31st 2015

The Governors would like to appoint a part time Teacher to join our dedicated staff team. The successful candidate will provide support for PPA time and Leadership Team members working with all age groups from Early Years to Year 6. The commitment is for each week day afternoon and all day on Friday.

You will need:
•Experience of working with children across the primary school age range
•Qualified teacher status
•Commitment to and enthusiasm for helping children achieve their best.
•The ability to work and communicate well with teachers and parents.
•High expectations of all pupils
•A clear understanding of the ways in which children learn and a range of effective teaching styles which meet the children's individual learning and behavioural challenges

Please complete an application form which can be downloaded from the Cumbria County Council website or requested by e mail or visit from the school office, to whom completed forms should be returned.

Beaconside CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and the welfare of its children. Candidates for this post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and appointment is conditional upon its satisfactory return.

Closing date:- Monday 1st December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  011214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  12/11/2014

TEMPORARY EYFS TEACHER FULL-TIME (MATERNITY COVER)

MPR

Bransty Primary School
Mona Road, Bransty, WHITEHAVEN, Cumbria, CA28 6EG

NOR: 165 3-11 years
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Joanne Fearon Tel: (01946) 63590   Fax: 
admin@bransty.cumbria.sch.uk

Required From January 2015

A temporary full-time teacher to cover maternity (a job share could be considered).

An enthusiastic and excellent Early Years practitioner is required to provide education for children within our Foundation Stage Unit. The successful candidate will be part of a lively and committed team, which believes in making learning accessible to all

The successful candidate will be:
- experienced in EYFS and have an excellent understanding of the EYFS curriculum
- inspirational, innovative, dedicated and highly effective classroom teacher
- confident in assessing and making judgements using development matters and the Early Years outcomes
- experienced in planning and teaching children with special educational needs
- experienced in teaching phonics from Phase 1 -6
- able to work effectively as part of a team and form positive relationships throughout our school community
- dedicated to achieving the highest standards and raising children's aspirations
- experienced in planning for continuous provision and using the outdoors

Bransty Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all the children in its care and expects all staff to share this commitment. Therefore, this position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

For further details and an application form, please email the school or send large S.A.E to the school address. Application forms can also be downloaded from the LA website.

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please call school to make an appointment.

Closing date: Thursday 4th December 2014

Interview date: Thursday, 11th December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  041214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  25/11/2014

TEMPORARY EYFS TEACHER MATERNITY COVER - 1.0 FTE

MPR

Crosthwaite C of E Primary School
Crosthwaite, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8HT
Website: www.crosthwaite.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 69 Aged 3-11years
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr Matthew Jessop Tel: 01539 568471   Fax: 
m.jessop@crosthwaite.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for April 2015 to 31 December 2015.

Please note that there may be a continuation of the contract on reduced hours as part of a job share following the end of this temporary appointment.

The Staff, Children and Governors of Crosthwaite Church of England Primary School are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, talented and highly motivated experienced teacher to work in our EYFS unit (Nursery and Reception) class as part of an experienced, established team.

The successful candidate will:

• Be a passionate, committed and effective class teacher;
• Have very high expectations of pupil performance and behaviour;
• Make learning exciting, using a cross curricular approach;
• Have a clear understanding of the new Curriculum;
• Be well organised and able to work as part of a team;
• Uphold the school's Christian values and be willing to become part of the wider school community.

Applicants should indicate curricular strengths & interests.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its employees to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.

Application forms and further details may be from:
Email the school office: emetcalfe@crosthwaite.org.uk

Queries to school office or Head Teacher: 01539 568471

Closing date for applications is Friday 16th January 2015

Interviews to be held on Tuesday 3rd February 2015


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  160115
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  21/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME TEACHER

MPR

Morland Area C of E Primary School
Morland, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA10 3AT.
www.morlandarea.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 85 aged 4-11
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Louise Anderton Tel: (01931) 714668   Fax: (01931) 714668
admin@morlandarea.cumbria.sch.uk

2 ½ days teaching, 0.481fte + PPA

The Governors of our school are looking to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic and exciting class teacher to fill a temporary vacancy from January 2015 to work with a mixed KS2 class Years 3 & 4, initially for 2 terms although the post is likely to be extended for a further 1 year. This position is temporary due to an increase in pupil numbers.

In March 2011, OFSTED adjudged us to be a "good school" where pupils "make an outstanding contribution to their own school community and that of the local area". We believe that we are a dynamic and innovative school and will welcome applicants who will thrive in this environment.

We are looking for someone who:

. Is happy forming strong links with others and will be happy working as part of our team.
. Works creatively to make links across the curriculum and provides inspirational learning opportunities.
. Maintains a caring, friendly and supportive learning environment.
. Has high expectations of him/herself and pupils and is committed to high standards and progress.

Applications welcomed from all teachers including NQTs.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post as are excellent professional references.

Visits to school are warmly welcomed and if you wish to, please telephone to arrange one.

For an application pack and further details please e-mail to the above address or apply by post, enclosing an SAE. We encourage applications by email.

All applications must be received at school by 12.00hrs on Friday 28th November.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 4th December and candidates for interview will be notified by email on Friday 28th November.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  17/11/2014

TEMPORARY FULL TIME KEY STAGE 1 CLASS TEACHER (MATERNITY COVER)

MPR

Northside Primary School
Northside, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 1BD.
Website: www.northsideprimary.com
NOR: 66 + Nursery
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Acting Headteacher: Mr Grant O'Townson Tel: 01900 62255   Fax: 01900 67384
admin@northside.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from 5th January 2015 until approximately 30th June due to maternity cover.

A hard-working, inspiring teacher to join our committed, talented and enthusiastic team to teach the Key Stage 1 class (Mixed Year 1 & Year 2).

The successful candidate will:-
*Demonstrate excellent teaching skills
*Be enthusiastic and committed to raising standards
*Be a dedicated team member who is able to be flexible
*Be committed to inclusion and to providing exciting learning opportunities for children with a wide range of needs
*Be committed to the safeguarding and well-being of all children

Application forms are available from school or can be downloaded from the Cumbria County Council website. Please submit a letter of application with your application form (no more than two sides of A4) outlining your experience.

VISITS
Visits to the school are welcome and will take place at 10.00am on Tuesday 18th November.
Please contact the school before this date if you wish to attend.

Thank you again for your interest in our school and we look forward to receiving your application.

Northside Primary School takes seriously its responsibility to protect and safeguard the welfare of children and young people in its care. "The welfare of the child is paramount" (Children Act 1989)

The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Noon on the 28th November 2014.

Interviews will be held on Friday 5th December 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  13/11/2014

TEMPORARY FULL TIME TEACHER TO COVER MATERNITY LEAVE

MPR

St James' CE Infant School, Whitehaven
High Street, WHITEHAVEN, Cumbria, CA28 7PZ.
www.st-james-inf.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 125, Range 4-7year olds
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs J Eaton Tel: 01946 691970   Fax: 01946 696490
admin@st-james-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from February 2015.

Re-advertised

The governors of St James Infants are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, hardworking, caring teacher to join our successful and respected school. Candidates should be able to demonstrate how their strengths can add to our already very successful team. Current experience in EYFS is essential.

We aim to provide our children with an education that offers high standards and a sense of belonging within a safe Christian environment.

Application forms, job descriptions and person specifications are available to download from our school website, www.st-james-inf.cumbria.sch.uk or by emailing admin@st-james-inf.cumbria.sch.uk. They are also available by post on receipt of a stamped addressed envelope.

All enquiries to Mrs J Eaton (Head Teacher)

The Closing Date for applications is 5th December at 12.00pm

Interviews will be held in w/c 12th January 2015.

St James Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to successful completion of DBS checks.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  10/11/2014

PERMANENT FULL TIME EYFS LEADER

MPR + TLR2

Stanwix Primary School
Church Street, Stanwix, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA3 9DW.
Website: www.stanwix.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs K McMullan Tel: 01228 596069   Fax: 01228 550605
admin@stanwix.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for February 2015, start date may be negotiable for the right candidate.

We are seeking an Early Years' Foundation Stage Leader who can inspire, challenge and motivate children. We are looking for a teacher who has a passion for the Early Years' Foundation stage who:

• Is an outstanding classroom practitioner with high expectations for both themselves and the children they work with;
• Is committed to bringing the curriculum alive through inspirational learning, is creative in approach and can see beyond the classroom;
• Has the ability and determination to ensure excellent progress and to raise standards;
• Understands the key role assessment plays in EYFS;
• Can plan appropriately to meet children's individual needs
• Has Foundation Stage expertise, with experience of leading the Foundation Stage
• Has outstanding organisational skills;
• Can work in a team and is flexible, hardworking and passionate about their work.

In return we can offer:
• Enthusiastic, happy and confident children who are proud of their school and enjoy learning;
• A friendly and supportive team of colleagues who are willing to share expertise and learn from one another;
• The opportunity to develop and grow professionally within the school
• This is an exciting time to join the staff at Stanwix School where the successful post holder will be able to play a direct role in the future development and improvements within school.

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. Please email admin@stanwix.cumbria.sch.uk to arrange a suitable time, or call the school office during school hours on 01228 596069.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people, and therefore appointments will be subject to satisfactory references, pre-employment and enhanced DBS checks.

Closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 15th December.

Interviews to be held week beginning 12th January.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  151214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  19/11/2014

TEMPORARY (2 TERMS) KEY STAGE 2 TEACHER

MPR

Thomlinson Junior School
High Street, WIGTON, Cumbria, CA7 9PG.
www.thomlinson.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR : 200
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Ms Brenda Fyrth Tel: (016973) 42432   Fax: (016973) 45761
office@thomlinson.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for January 2015

The Governing Body is seeking to appoint a qualified, outstanding and inspirational teacher to join our popular and improving school. This position will be in Year 4 and will be temporary due to staffing structure.

The successful candidate will:
• Be an excellent classroom practioner;
• Have high expectations and will be committed to raising standards and maximising full potential;
• Be highly motivated and work well as part of a team;
• Be able to think strategically and act practically to promote school improvement;
• Enjoy working with children and families;
• Have a commitment to working in partnership with all school stakeholders and the local community;
• Be committed to the safeguarding and well-being of our children.

NQT's are welcome to apply.

An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post as are excellent professional references.

An application pack is available to download from the school's website or collection from the school office.

Visits to school welcome - please email school to arrange.

Closing date for applications : Friday, 28 November 2014 at 3.30pm
Interviews : Week beginning 8 December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  10/11/2014

TEMPORARY 0.6 PART-TIME KS2 TEACHER

MPR

Thornhill Primary School
Ehen Road, Thornhill, EGREMONT, Cumbria, CA22 2SJ.
NOR 43

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Executive Headteacher Mrs W Figes Tel: (01946) 820402   Fax: (01946) 823383
office@thornhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for January 2015

The governors of Thornhill Primary School are looking to appoint a part-time temporary KS2 from January 2015. This post is a temporary contract initially to 31st August 2015 due to fluctuating numbers on roll with the possibility of it being extended into the following school year (0.6 fte) flexible to suit correct candidate but including full day Mondays.

Thornhill Primary School is a small friendly community school with enthusiastic fun loving pupils.

The governors are looking to appoint a dynamic and inspiring KS2 teacher with:
• experience of mixed age planning and delivery
• evidence of continuing professional development
• commitment to high professional standards
• Highly confident in English/Computing preferred

We offer:-
• A chance to make a huge impact locally
• a tight knit supportive staff team
• an exciting, flexible curriculum
• Enthusiastic pupils

Thornhill Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all its students and staff. You will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Visits to the school are welcome by appointment

Application forms and further details are available from the school administrator Mrs Helen Toman 01946 820402 office@thornhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Closing date: 3rd December 2014
Shortlisting: 5th December 2014
Interviews to be held morning of the 8th December and morning of the 9th December


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  031214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  14/11/2014

TEMPORARY CLASS TEACHER RECEPTION FULL-TIME (Two Terms)

MPR

Valley Primary & Nursery School
Whinlatter Road, Mirehouse, Whitehaven, Cumbria, CA28 8DA
www.valleyprimary.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR: 251 Age range: 3 - 11
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Acting Headteacher Mr N Shipton-Smith Tel: 01946 694152   Fax: 01946 599395
office@valleyprimary.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for 5th January 2015

"Providing a learning environment that is motivating, exciting and caring, in order for children to develop a sense of high self esteem and academic achievement" (school mission statement).

The Governors of this school wish to appoint an outstanding class teacher for an Early Years Reception class. The post will be for a fixed two term contract due to school reorganisation. Valley Primary School and Nursery is a welcoming and friendly school where all staff work relentlessly to ensure all pupils achieve their personal best.

We can provide:
• Professional, skilled and motivated staff
• An opportunity to make an impact on all our pupils and school community within a friendly and supportive environment.
• Opportunities for CPD relevant to your needs
• The opportunity to be a positive role model to pupils and staff.

We are particularity looking for a teacher who:
• Is an excellent practitioner
• Has an unrelenting drive to ensure all pupils make maximum progress
• Has very high expectations of achievement and behaviour
• Is hard working and highly motivated
• Has the ability to develop the pupils sense of well being, self esteem and confidence
• Is approachable, positive and has a good sense of humour
• Can build strong relationships with pupils, staff, parents/carers and the wider community

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of all our pupils and staff. Any offer of employment for this post will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and satisfactory references.

We would love to show interested candidates around the school. Application packs and further information can be obtained from: The School Office, Valley Primary School, Whinlatter Road, Mirehouse, Whitehaven, Cumbria CA28 8DA

Closing Date: 12 pm on Friday 5th December 2014

Interview Dates: Thursday 11th December and Friday 12th December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  19/11/2014

TEMPORARY 0.3 FOUNDATION STAGE TEACHER

MPR

Vickerstown Primary School
Mill Lane, Walney Island, BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria, LA14 3XY


Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Michelle Phizacklea Tel: (01229) 471350   Fax: (01229) 476607
admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from 6th January 2015 to work alongside current Reception teacher for two terms. This position is temporary due to funding.

The governors are seeking to employ an enthusiastic, talented and caring teacher to join our professional team to work alongside our current Reception teacher. The applicant will teach one full day each week and one afternoon in Reception class.

Vickerstown Primary School is a Strategically Resourced school for SEN and as such the successful applicant will be committed to our ethos of inclusion for all pupils and preferably have experience of working with children with a wide range of abilities. This is a job share role (working all day Monday and one other afternoon) and applicants should be experienced in working within a team and have an excellent knowledge of early learning and phonics. Applicants will also be expected to ease the transition of pupils from Reception to Year 1 in addition to having knowledge and experience of the Foundation Stage.

This school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Application forms are available from this website.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs J Furness at the school.

Closing date: 9th December 2014 at 12 noon

Interviews 17th December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  091214
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  25/11/2014

TEMPORARY FULL TIME TEACHER OF MATHS

MPR

St Bernard's Catholic High School
Rating Lane, BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria, LA13 9LE.
www.st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk
11-16 Mixed - n.o.r. 913 Voluntary Aided Catholic Comprehensive School
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs M Page Tel: (01229) 814560   Fax: (01229) 311106
pbradshaw@st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk

Required January 2015

The Governors are looking for a Temporary Teacher of Mathematics. This position is temporary due to staff absence. The successful candidate will be effective at engaging the pupils in their learning to achieve excellent results.

An application form and information pack can be downloaded from the school website:
www.st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk

The Diocese of Lancaster has an equal opportunities policy. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications is noon on Monday 8 December 2014

Interviews will take place on Thursday 11 December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  081214
Description:  Teaching - Secondary
Date Advertised on Website:  24/11/2014

ENGLISH TEACHERS (FULL / PART TIME)

MPR

The Whitehaven Academy
Cleator Moor Road, WHITEHAVEN, Cumbria, CA28 8TY.
http://whitehavenacademy.org.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Jacki Smith Tel: 01946 595400   Fax: 01946 595478
schooloffice@whitehaven.cumbria.sch.uk

Excellent benefits / relocation package

Learn, Grow, Prosper

We are seeking to appoint creative, energetic and enthusiastic English teachers who are passionate about giving young people the opportunity to learn in new and innovative ways, developing their skills and delivering real opportunities for their future.

This is an exciting opportunity to work within Bright Tribe Trust, a multi-academy trust that brings together expertise from the education field, under the leadership of Professor David Hopkins, and the professionalism and influences of commercial partners.

Through proven practices, Bright Tribe transforms the learning of children, raises standards and provides the highest quality learning environments, enabling learners and teaching staff to thrive and be the best. Our aim is to break down the barriers that limit educational progress. We do this through adopting a personal pathway for every child, taking account of individual needs, aspirations, and talents.

Working with us as part of a network of schools, provides excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement. Bright Tribe is committed to Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and training, and the culture is one of equality and fairness built on relationships developed out of mutual trust and respect.

We are offering an attractive financial and relocation package to West Cumbria which boasts unrivalled scenic views, affordable housing, lovely villages and great outdoor activities.

If you share our vision and would like to work with us to make a significant difference to the lives of children, we would like to hear from you. We welcome applications from teachers of all experience, including NQTs and Primary trained teachers to work in Key Stage 3.

For further information, job specification and to apply please visit http://brighttribe.org.uk/work-with-us/recruitment/jobs-academies/ or visit the academy website http://whitehavenacademy.org.uk/

If you have any questions or would like to arrange a visit to the academy please contact Angela Newton on 0161 475 0222.

Closing date: 1st December 2014

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  011214
Description:  Teaching - Secondary
Date Advertised on Website:  10/11/2014

PERMANENT PART TIME MID DAY SUPERVISORS - 2 POSTS

PCD1A £14,880 - £15,189 PER ANNUM PRO RATA plus Living Wage Allowance. Pay Award Pending.

Beaconside CE Primary School
Hutton Hill, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA11 8EN.


Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr Tim Glendinning Tel: 01768 840868   Fax: 
admin@beaconside.cumbria.sch.uk

To start as soon as possible

6.25 hours /week. Term Time only

The Governors require 2 mid day supervisors to join our dedicated staff team caring for children over lunchtime, 12.00 - 1.15 p.m.

The main duties will include:-
• Helping children whilst they eat lunch
• Organising and overseeing activities over the lunchtime break
• Promoting pupil's positive play in line with the school's behaviour policy

Beaconside CE Primary School is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check being sought from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

For further details, full job description and application form, please contact the school office on 01768 840868 or e-mail admin@beaconside.cumbria.sch.uk.

The closing date for applications is Friday 12th December, 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  121214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  26/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART-TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT

SS Grade 7 PCD3A £20,253 - £20,849 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Culgaith C of E School
Culgaith, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA10 1QL
Age Range: 3-8

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Lynn Harrison Tel: (01768) 88655   Fax: 
admin@culgaith.cumbria.sch.uk

Required to start from January 2015.

6 hours per week

Applications are invited for the post of temporary, part-time Senior Teaching Assistant. The post is for 12 months due to the specific nature of the funding.

Culgaith CE Primary School is a small, friendly, welcoming place where exciting things happen and people learn, grow and play together happily.

The Governors of our school wish to appoint a Senior Teaching Assistant to join our highly motivated and dedicated team. The successful candidate will need to work with children both 1:1 and in small groups, and show initiative, high expectations and a real understanding of child-centred learning. They will need to hold a relevant qualification at NVQ Level 3 or equivalent.

Do you think you would like to be a part of our creative and dynamic staff? If so then please contact us for an application form and a detailed job description.

Culgaith CE School is committed to safeguarding its pupils and staff and the successful candidate will be appointed on satisfactory completion of an enhanced DBS check.

The closing date for applications is Monday December 8th 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  081214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  27/11/2014

PERMANENT PART-TIME CLEANER IN CHARGE

OP2S £15,882 - £16,215 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Frizington Community Primary School
Main Street, FRIZINGTON, Cumbria, CA26 3PF.

NOR 105 Aged 4-11 years
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs S Rose Tel: (01946) 810611   Fax: (01946) 814768
schooloffice@frizington-pri.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for January 2015 or as soon after.

Working hours are 22 ½ hours per week (Full Year).

We are looking for a well-motivated, conscientious cleaner. In addition to cleaning the successful applicant will be responsible for the supervision of cleaning staff, be responsible for site security, arranging work schedules for the school holidays and responsible for stock control and ordering, in addition to directed work from the head teacher.

The ideal applicant will be flexible and demand high standards of cleanliness with attention to detail. Please be aware that this position is physically strenuous.

Frizington Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to a DBS check and excellent references.

Further information and application forms are available from the School Administrator at the School address detailed above or from our website:

www.frizington-pri.cumbria.sch.uk - Governor Zone Link.

The closing date for applications is midday Friday 28th November; interviews will be held on Friday 12th December.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  06/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT TEMPORARY PART TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT

PCD 3A Grade 7 Level A £19,817 per annum pro rata (pay award pending)

Kingmoor Nursery and Infant School
Hether Drive, Lowry Hill, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA3 0ES.
Website: www.kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Z Turner Tel: (01228) 558892   Fax: (01228) 558892
admin@kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Starting Monday 5th January 2015 or as soon as possible after

15 hours per week - 9am - 12 noon Monday to Friday (Full Year)

The Governors of our popular and successful Nursery and Infant School would like to appoint a part-time Senior Teaching Assistant to join our hard-working, dedicated staff team. The post is temporary until July and will be reviewed dependent on numbers of parents taking up this new service.

The successful candidate will provide wraparound care for children joining our Nursery Class and will take responsibility for planning activities to engage these young children. Up to date experience of leading and managing quality care in a child care setting is essential.

Essential: GCSE English and Maths at Grade C+
Relevant NVQ Level 3
Recent experience of working with children aged 3-4

Visits to the school are welcomed by appointment.

Full details and an application form available on-line or by calling 01228 558892 or via e-mail at admin@kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Closing Date: noon Friday 5th December 2014

Kingmoor Nursery and Infant School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  21/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME TEACHING ASSISTANT

PCD2A Grade 4 £16,231 - £16,572 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Kingmoor Nursery and Infant School
Hether Drive, Lowry Hill, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA3 0ES.
Website: www.kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Z Turner Tel: (01228) 558892   Fax: (01228) 558892
admin@kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from Monday 5th January 2015 or as soon as possible after

15 hours per week - 9am - 12 noon Monday to Friday (Term Time)

The Governors of our popular and successful Nursery and Infant School would like to appoint a part-time Teaching Assistant to join our hard-working, dedicated staff team. The post is temporary until July and will be reviewed dependent on numbers of parents taking up this new service.

The successful candidate will support the Senior Teaching Assistant to provide wraparound care for children joining our Nursery Class and will deliver activities to engage these young children. Up to date experience of providing quality care in a child care setting is desirable.

Essential: GCSE English and Maths at Grade C+
Relevant NVQ Level 2
Recent experience of working with children aged 3-4

Visits to the school are welcomed by appointment.

Full details and an application form available on-line or by calling 01228 558892 or via e-mail at admin@kingmoor-inf.cumbria.sch.uk

Kingmoor Nursery and Infant School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date: noon Friday 5th December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  26/11/2014

SCHOOL CLEANER

OP2A £14,880 - £15,189 - PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Lanercost C of E Primary School
Lanercost, BRAMPTON, Cumbria, CA8 2HL.
Website: www.learningbeck.com/cumbria/lanercost

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs A Clarricoats Tel: (016977) 2702   Fax: (016977) 2702
head@lanercost.cumbria.sch.uk

Required 6th January 2014

10.00 hrs per week

We require a school cleaner to be responsible for the effective cleaning of this friendly village school. To work for 10 hours per week 5 - 7.00pm daily (times may be negotiable)

The successful candidate will:-

•Be a Key Holder
•Carry out cleaning tasks and some minor maintenance
•Be responsible for maintenance of cleaning stock

Lanercost C of E School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: 9.00am Monday 1st December

Interviews: Friday 5th December

Visits to the school by prospective applicants welcome by appointment.

Application packs available by email from school.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  011214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  19/11/2014

TEMPORARY HIGHER LEVEL TEACHING ASSISTANT (HLTA)

SS Grade 8 PCD4A £22,443 - £23,188 PERANNUM PRO RATA

Levens CE School
Church Road, Levens, Kendal, Cumbria, LA8 8 PU
www.levens.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr M. Foxwell Tel: (015395) 60694   Fax: (015395) 60694
head@levens.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from 1st January 2015 until Friday 22nd May 2015. This position is temporary due to funding.

12 hours per week over 4 mornings (Tuesday-Friday) term-time only.

The Governors wish to appoint an HLTA to work with Y4, 5, 6 children.

• Hold HLTA accredited status or QTS

Levens C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be appointed on completion of relevant Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

For further details and application form, please contact the school office by email or download details from our website.

Closing date for applications: 12pm Friday 28th November 2014.

Interviews: Thursday 4th December 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  13/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT

PCD3A £19,817 - £20,400 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Penruddock Primary School
Penruddock, NR PENRITH, Cumbria, CA11 0QU
www.penruddock.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR: 76
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr David Spruce Tel: (017684) 83278   Fax: (017684) 83278
admin@penruddock.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from January 2015

15 hours per week, term time only. This position is temporary due to fluctuating pupil numbers and staffing structure.

Penruddock Primary school is small, friendly and very welcoming, with supportive parents and governors and a staff who are committed to the development and future success of the school. The children are well behaved and have a very good attitude towards learning. The school wish to appoint a highly motivated and talented teaching assistant who is committed to our high expectations and ethos of providing excellent quality learning opportunities, creative ideas and inspirational teaching.

The successful candidate will deliver intervention and support packages and work both in and out of the classroom with groups and targeted individuals across the primary age range.

We would like to appoint someone who:
• Has the enthusiasm, motivation and team spirit to join our friendly school
• Is a passionate, committed and outstanding classroom practitioner
• Is qualified to at least NVQ Level 3 or equivalent
• Has experience with working with children across the primary phase
• Has experience of delivering a range of intervention and support programmes
• Will be a flexible and enthusiastic member of a team
• Will support the inclusive ethos of the school

This school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure (DBS).

Application forms and further details are available from the school electronically. We would welcome visits to the school are welcome by prior appointment.

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Friday 5th December 2014

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 10th December


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  12/11/2014

SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT

SS Grade 7 PCD3A - £20,253 - £20,849 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Robert Ferguson Primary School
East Dale Street, Denton Holme, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA2 5LA.
Website: www.rferguson.org
NOR: 375
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr G Frost Tel: (01228) 535091   Fax: 
office@rferguson.cumbria.sch.uk

Required January 2015

Full-Time, Permanent, Term Time Only.

Due to a member of staff moving home, we require a full-time senior teaching assistant, initially working with Year 4 classes.

Applicants must have relevant and recent experience of working in a primary school setting.

Robert Ferguson School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Visits to the school by prospective applicants welcome by appointment.

Application packs available via our school website: www.rferguson.org

Closing date for receipt of completed applications: Wednesday 11th December 12:00 noon


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  111214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  27/11/2014

PERMANENT MID-DAY SUPERVISORS

SS Grade 3 PCD1A £14,880-£15,189 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

St Thomas' CE Primary School
Kendal Green, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 5PP.
www.schoolswire.co.uk/public/thomas677.html
NOR: 211
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs M Cole Tel: (01539) 737373   Fax: (01539) 737376
admin@stthomas.cumbria.sch.uk

To start as soon as possible

9.25 hours per week: 5 sessions per week (Monday to Friday); term time only (39 weeks)

The Governors of St Thomas's C E Primary School are seeking to appoint mid-day supervisors to become part of our hardworking team supervising lunchtimes and ensuring the safety of our pupils both indoors and outdoors.

The successful candidates should enjoy working with children, promoting healthy eating and encouraging good behaviour at all times.

Further information and application packs are available from the school office or by email.

St Thomas's C E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children. Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced check for the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and satisfactory references.

The closing date for applications will be 5.00 pm on Wednesday 3rd December.

Interviews will take place during week commencing 8th December 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  031214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  20/11/2014

CLERK TO THE GOVERNING BODY

SS Grade 3 BS2A £14,880 - £15,189 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

St Thomas' CE Primary School
Kendal Green, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 5PP.
www.schoolswire.co.uk/public/thomas677.html

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs M Cole Tel: (01539) 737373   Fax: (01539) 737376
admin@stthomas.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for January 2015

2 hours per week

The key purpose of the job is to provide administrative support, and to liaise with Governor Services to advise the Governing Body on constitutional matters and current legislative framework.

Applicants must be organised, have good IT skills, be a team player and an excellent communicator.

The Governing Body currently meets 8 times a year, with additional committee meetings. Meetings normally take place in the evenings.

The principal accountabilities are:

Meetings
•Prepare an agenda for the Chair and Headteacher, to agree
•Produce, collate and distribute the agenda and any papers to recipients at least seven days prior to meetings.
•Record the attendance of Governors at meetings and take appropriate action re. Absences
•Take notes of the Governing Body meetings to prepare minutes, including who is responsible for any agreed actions.
•Following the meetings, send draft minutes to the Chair and Headteacher for comment/approval and then circulate approved minutes to Governors.
•Update Governors procedures and committee structures document.

Membership
•Maintain a database of names, addresses and category of Governing Body members and their terms of office
•Inform the Local Authority and the Diocese of Carlisle of any changes of membership and send a welcome letter and any relevant documents to newly appointed Governors
•Assist with the elections of Parent Governors and maintain copies of current terms of reference and membership of committee, working parties and nominated Governors.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing date for applications is 28th November 2014
Shortlisting 1st December 2014
Interviews will be held on 8th December 2014

Application forms are available from/returnable to the school. Emailed applications will not be accepted.

If you wish to discuss the position please contact the school.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  281114
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  13/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT

SS PCD3A £19,817 - £20,400 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

The Bishop Harvey Goodwin School
Harold Street, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA2 4HG. (Church of England Voluntary Aided)


Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs S Nuttall Tel: (01228) 590794   Fax: (01228 402862)


Required from 1st January 2015 to 31st August 2015

18Ύ hours per week term time only - Monday to Friday 12.15pm to 4pm

Due to an increase in pupil numbers from the January intake of Rising Stars, we wish to appoint a temporary Senior Teaching Assistant to work alongside our excellent Foundation Stage Team.

The postholder will need to be:

• NVQ Level 3 or equivalent (in Early Years Care & Education)
• fully aware of EYFS
• an enthusiastic, committed and successful practitioner
• able to work responsibly within a team
• a key worker for individual children and provide for their needs
• support the ethos of the school

The post will be part-time (afternoons only) from 1st January 2015 to 31st August 2015. Application packs are available from Mrs Bainbridge, School Business Manager, by telephone or post at the above address or by email at: marion.bainbridge@bishopharveygoodwin.cumbria.sch.uk

This school is committed to safeguarding and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be appointed on completion of relevant Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

Completed application forms should be returned to Mrs Bainbridge at the school by noon on Thursday 4th December 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  041214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  21/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART-TIME SENIOR TEACHING ASSISTANT (27.5 hours)

SS Grade 7 PCD3A £20,253 - £20,849 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Vickerstown Primary School
Mill Lane, Walney Island, BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria, LA14 3XY

NOR 194 Age Range 4-11
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Michelle Phizacklea Tel: (01229) 471350   Fax: (01229) 476607
admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from January 2015

The Governing Body wish to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and motivated Senior Teaching Assistant to work in EYFS to assist Teachers in meeting the personal, social and curriculum related needs of pupils including those with SEN and/or social, emotional and needs and to establish positive relationships with pupils.

As a Strategically Resourced School for SEN we require applicants to be fully committed to inclusion.

This post is initially for 2 terms. This position is temporary due to funding.

Essential Qualifications
NVQ Level 3 or equivalent related to working with children

Essential Experience
Prior experience of working within a school setting.
Experience of supporting pupils with SEN
Ability to work in a committed team.
Ability to use initiative.
Flexible attitude to work.
Planning and implementing learning activities for individuals and groups. Experience of working with children in EYFS

Desirable qualifications
NVQ level3 or equivalent related to working with children particularly in the EYFS
Additional qualifications relevant to working with children

Desirable experience
Recent proven experience of working as an integral part of a highly successful team in the EYFS
Recent experience of supporting children with SEN in EYFS

Vickerstown Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. Appointments are will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Please contact Office Manager/Clerk to the Governors, Mrs J Furness, at Vickerstown Primary School or at admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk for an application pack.

Completed applications to be returned to Vickerstown Primary School. Or by email to: admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk

Visits to the school welcome by appointment between 1 and 3pm on 8th December

Closing date: noon 9th December

Interviews : 15th December


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  091214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  25/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART-TIME TEACHING ASSISTANT (27.5 hours)

SS Grade 5 PCD2.5A £16,969 - £17,372 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Vickerstown Primary School
Mill Lane, Walney Island, BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria, LA14 3XY

NOR 194 Age Range 4-11
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Michelle Phizacklea Tel: (01229) 471350   Fax: (01229) 476607
admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from January 2015

The Governing Body wish to appoint an enthusiastic, dedicated and motivated Teaching Assistant to work in year 6 to assist the teacher in meeting the personal, social and curriculum related needs of pupils including those with SEN and/or social, emotional and needs and to establish positive relationships with pupils.

As a Strategically Resourced School for SEN we require applicants to be fully committed to inclusion.

This post is initially for 2 terms. This position is temporary due to funding.

Essential Qualifications
NVQ Level 2 or equivalent related to working with children

Essential Experience
• Prior experience of working within a school setting
• Experience of supporting pupils with SEN
• Ability to work in a committed team.
• Ability to use initiative.
• Flexible attitude to work.
• Planning and implementing learning activities for individuals and groups.
• Experience of working with children in key stage 2

Desirable qualifications
• NVQ level3 or equivalent related to working with children
• Additional qualifications relevant to working with children with SEN
• Additional qualifications relevant to working with children with Autistic Spectrum Condition or with moderate or severe learning difficulties

Desirable experience
• Recent proven experience of working as an integral part of a highly successful team
• Recent experience of supporting children with SEN in key stage 2
• Recent experience of supporting children with Autistic Spectrum Condition or moderate or severe learning difficulties

Vickerstown Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of all of its students and staff. Appointments are will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Please contact Office Manager/Clerk to the Governors, Mrs J Furness, at Vickerstown Primary School or at admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk for an application pack.

Completed applications to be returned to Vickerstown Primary School. Or by email to: admin@vickerstown.cumbria.sch.uk

Visits to the school welcome by appointment between 1 and 3pm on 8th December

Closing date: noon 9th December

Interviews : 15th December


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  091214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  25/11/2014

PART TIME SCIENCE TECHNICIAN (CHEMISTRY)

NJC Pay Scale 12 - 17 plus science technician allowance

Queen Elizabeth School
Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria. LA6 2HJ
www.queenelizabeth.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Headteacher: Mr C Clarke Tel: 015242 71275   Fax: 015242 72863
office@queenelizabeth.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from January 2015

Part Time (approximately 20 hours per week) Term time only.

A part time Chemistry Technician is required to support our busy and successful science department. The hours of work per week may be changed to suit the successful candidate, which can be discussed at interview.

The person appointed will have the ability to undertake some, if not all, of the following:
• work well as part of a team
• relate well with children
• make and repair equipment
• set up equipment specific to Chemistry
• maintain efficient stock control
• show initiative
• work well under pressure
• maintain a good sense of humour
• a commitment to professional development

For further details and an application form please visit www.queenelizabeth.cumbria.sch.uk/jobs

QES is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with previous employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

Closing date 8th December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  081214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Secondary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  27/11/2014

PASTORAL SUPPORT OFFICER

PCD3A £19,817-£20,400 PER ANNUM PRO RATA Pay Award Pending

St Bernard's Catholic High School
Rating Lane, BARROW-IN-FURNESS, Cumbria, LA13 9LE.
www.st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk
11-16 Mixed - n.o.r. 913 Voluntary Aided Catholic Comprehensive School
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs M Page Tel: (01229) 814560   Fax: (01229) 311106
pbradshaw@st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk

Required as soon as possible

32.5 hours per week. Term Time only

St. Bernard's School is a popular Catholic comprehensive school serving the community of Furness. The school is on the edge of the Lake District National Park. We are looking to strengthen our existing highly successful pastoral support team by appointing an additional member to provide support to pupils.

The successful candidate will have:
• Experience of working with children of relevant age in a learning environment.
• Experience and skills to address the needs of pupils who need particular help to overcome barriers to learning.
• The ability to raise standards of student attainment and achievement across the school and to monitor and support student progress.
• The ability to anticipate change to ensure this expanding school continues to build on its success.
• The ability to be effective at engaging parents and building home/school partnerships.

In return we can offer you:
• A school where "Students describe the school as a loving environment" and "Students behave in a mature and sensible way". "They respect each other and their teachers and enjoy learning".
• A professional, enthusiastic and supportive team of staff with the capacity and commitment to raise student achievement.
• Strong, active and firmly established links with industrial & educational partners.
• Supportive parents, Governors, Diocese and Local Authority.

An application form and information pack can be downloaded from the school website:
www.st-bernards.cumbria.sch.uk

The Diocese of Lancaster has an equal opportunities policy. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications is noon on Monday 8 December 2014

Interviews will take place on Thursday 11 December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  081214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Secondary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  24/11/2014

MIDDAY SUPERVISORS (2 POSTS)

SS GRADE PCD1A plus JWC points, £16,604 - £16,998 PER ANNUM PRO RATA (£8.61 per hour)

James Rennie School
California Road, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA3 0BX.
NOR 140 Aged 3-19

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Headteacher Mr K Williams Tel: (01228) 554280   Fax: (01228) 554289
adminoffice@jamesrennie.cumbria.sch.uk

Required as soon as possible

7.5 hours per week, (11.50 am to 1.20 pm per day, Term Time only).

James Rennie School is a Special School for 140 pupils with Severe and Profound Learning Difficulties aged between 3 and 19. "It is a joyful place. It makes the students' lives better" - OFSTED June 2014.

Applicants will be able to form positive and supportive relationships with children and adults and can demonstrate the ability to work as part of a team.

Application forms can be obtained from the school office or by email from adminoffice@jamesrennie.cumbia.sch.uk.

James Rennie School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Therefore, a full DBS check will be required for the successful candidate and other procedures and checks will be followed as laid out in our Safeguarding Policy

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 3 December 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  031214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Special Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  17/11/2014

TEMPORARY PART TIME TEACHING ASSISTANTS - 2 POSTS

GRADE 5 PCD2.5A £16,969 - £17,372 PER ANNUM PRO RATA PLUS JWC POINTS. (FINAL GRADE GRADE 7 £20,253 - £20,849 PER ANNUM PRO RATA)

Sandgate School
Sandylands Road, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 6JG

NOR: 75
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs J Fletcher Tel: 01539 792100   Fax: 
office2@sandgate.cumbria.sch.uk

Required from Monday 5th January 2015 until Friday 17th July 2015. This position is temporary due to pupil numbers

Term-time only.

Two part time temporary Teaching Assistants are required at Sandgate School, Kendal.

Sandgate School is a Special School for children and young people with Severe, Complex and Profound Learning Needs with 75 students currently on role. The school is based across two sites with Early Years to Key Stage 3 students on the Sandgate Site on Sandylands Road. Older students are based at our Sandgate @ Queen Katherine School facility on Appleby Road.

1. One post is for 19.5 hours per week. Working Monday in Glaramara Class (Key Stage 3) plus Thursday and Friday working in Lingmell Class (Key Stage 2).

2. The other post covers 13 hours per week, working one and a half days on the Sandgate Site with a half day on the Sandgate @ Queen Katherine Site.

Sandgate School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment will be subject to satisfactory health checks, references and Enhanced DBS check. The school is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Application forms can be downloaded from the Cumbria County Council website and Personal specification and job profile details can be requested from the school office on either office@sandgate.cumbria.sch.uk or office2@sandgate.cumbria.sch.uk.

Please note that only candidates who are invited for interview will be contacted.

For further information regarding the school, please go to the School website on Sandgate School.org.

The closing date for applications is Friday 5th December 2014 at 12 noon.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  051214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Special Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  25/11/2014

TEACHING VACANCIES

Salary will be dependent upon experience and qualifications.

Energy Coast UTC



Headteacher/Chief Officer: Gary Jones Tel: 01900 606446   Fax: 
energycoastutc.co.uk

3 POSTS TO START SEPTEMBER 2015

Subject Leader English
Teacher Mathematics
Teacher Science

The Energy Coast UTC are seeking to appoint confident and dynamic Teachers for Mathematics and Science and a Subject Leader for English. We inspire our students with a curriculum built around our employer lead projects, producing independent and innovative individuals prepared for their future careers.

Successful candidates will be energetic, dynamic, flexible and passionate about making learning exciting and enjoyable. They shall have vision and an ability to plan, maintain and develop outstanding teaching and learning. Teachers and Subject Leaders are line-managed by a Team Leader. Team Leaders and Subject Leaders work together to embed an effective inter-disciplinary approach to teaching and learning across their associated curriculum areas and the UTC as a whole.

The Energy Coast UTC is part of a new national initiative to provide very highly specialised centres for technical education and excellence for young people between the ages of 14-19.

The joint specialisms of the UTC are Energy, Engineering and Construction. The UTC programme is designed to be business led and supported by a University.

Application Process

To apply visit www.energycoastutc.co.uk

In the Supporting Statement, you should include:

• A paragraph on why the post appeals to you.
• An outline of your experiences of delivering excellent learning experiences and outcomes within Mathematics/English/Science.

Timeline
Closing date: Wednesday 7th January 2015.
Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 12th January 2015.

Shortlisting
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted via email by Friday 9th January 2015.

Queries
For an informal discussion about the posts or the application process, please contact:

Mathematics/Science Claire Poddington, Mathematics and Science Team Leader.

Claire.poddington@energycoastutc.co.uk 01900 606446 ext 3006.
English Tim Robinson, The Arts Team Leader.
Tim.robinson@energycoastutc.co.uk 01900 606446 ext 3007.

Energy Coast UTC Equal Opportunities Policy
All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability regardless of sex, race, gender, religion or belief, marital status or disability.

Safeguarding
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. These posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  070115
Description:  Teaching - Secondary
Date Advertised on Website:  13/11/2014

TEMPORARY FULL TIME TEACHER OF MATHEMATICES - MATERNITY COVER

MPR

Newman Catholic School
Lismore Place, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA1 1NA.
http://newman.cumbria.sch.uk/vacancies

Headteacher/Chief Officer: John D McAuley BA(Hons) Med Tel: 01228 404942   Fax: 01228 404943
vacancies@newman.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for February 2015

An enthusiastic and able temporary teacher of Mathematics is required for this popular school. The successful candidate will be expected to teach to GCSE.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a temporary teacher of Mathematics to cover maternity leave. You will be an inspirational teacher who is ambitious for your students, department and yourself.

This post will be subject to satisfactory DBS.

For an informal chat about the post or to arrange to visit the school you can contact Angela Breen, Deputy Head, on 01228 404942.

For an information pack ring Margaret Emburey on 01228 404761; visit our website at http://newman.cumbria.sch.uk/vacancies/ or email bursar@newman.cumbria.sch.uk.

Your application form should be supported by a letter of no more than one page of A4.

The closing date for applications is 12 noon Tuesday 2 December 2014. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by telephone.


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  021214
Description:  Teaching - Secondary
Date Advertised on Website:  21/11/2014

2ND IN MATHEMATICS DEPARTMENT

MAIN SCALE £22,023 TO UPS 3 TO £37,496 PLUS TLR 2.1 £2,652, PER ANNUM

St Josephs Catholic High School Business and Enterprise College
Harrington Road, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 3EE
www.st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 674 11-16
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr T Ryan Tel: 01900 873290   Fax: 
jw@st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk

Required as soon as possible or September 2015.

We are a successful school with supportive staff and a close school community.

We require a second in department to work in our excellent team to continue to raise attainment in mathematics. Applicants should be, foremost outstanding teachers, talented, highly motivated and have a proven ability to raise levels of progress and attainment with pupils of all abilities in both key stages.

We are looking for a candidate who is keen to promote mathematics within the school both inside and beyond the classroom and who has the ability to inspire students with an enthusiasm for learning.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate that they have led a department or whole school initiative.

The Successful candidate will be a creative individual who will work closely with the Head of Department and take a key role on initiatives. Ideally the successful candidates will be Catholic but if not they should uphold the Catholic ethos. The school is committed to safe recruitment procedures.

Applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS.

For further details and an application pack contact Mrs J Welsh on 01900 873290
or email jw@st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk or download from www.st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk

Closing date 8th December 2014.

Interviews 16th December 2014.

This is not an equal opportunities school


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  081214
Description:  Teaching - Secondary
Date Advertised on Website:  20/11/2014

SITE MANAGER

OP3A £17,333 to £17,980 including JWC's - pay award pending

St Josephs Catholic High School Business and Enterprise College
Harrington Road, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 3EE
www.st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr T Ryan Tel: 01900 873290   Fax: 
jw@st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk

Required as soon as possible

Full Time (37 hours per week).

We require a Site Manager to work within a small dedicated team reporting to the Senior Site Manager. The school is situated at the heart of the community and is used widely outside school hours for evening classes, sports activities and other outside functions therefore you will be required to work shifts and one weekend in four.

You will be a main key holder and your work will include securing the building; carrying out general handyperson duties; carrying out routine maintenance jobs; maintaining the All Weather Pitch; preparing rooms for events; work in connection with Health and Safety, delivering goods etc.

Applicants should be fit (lifting is involved) have good inter personal skills and feel comfortable working with young people, members of staff and members of the community.

It would be advantageous if applicants can demonstrate that they are able to undertake joinery work, painting and any other general maintenance jobs. Applicants must have a clean driving licence. The school is committed to safe recruitment procedures.

Applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS.

For further details and an application pack contact Mrs J Welsh on 01900 873290
or email jw@st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk or download from www.st-josephs.cumbria.sch.uk

Closing date 3rd December 2014.

Interviews 9th December 2014.

This is not an equal opportunities school


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  031214
Description:  Non-Teaching - Secondary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  20/11/2014