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KS1/KS2 Class Teacher - Fixed Term Maternity Cover

Salary: MPS/UPS - £30,000 - £46,525 per year

Job type: Full Time, Fixed Term

Start date: September 2024

Apply by: 17 May 2024

Battle Primary Academy, Reading is looking to appoint a talented, friendly and dynamic individual to join our team as Class Teacher in September 2024. This role will be crucial in supporting our aspirational ‘Good’ school to continue to develop and provide the absolute best education, care and life chances for our wonderful children. 

We are looking for a class teacher who: 

  • Has high expectations of learning, achievement and behaviour
  • Has qualified teacher status (QTS)
  • Is enthusiastic, inspirational and resilient
  • Is committed to working as part of a team
  • Is reflective in their practice and commitment to continual improvement
  • Can effectively engage with parents and carers
  • Is organised, flexible and able to meet deadlines

We can offer: 

  • A welcoming, supportive and friendly learning environment with motivated, happy children who are positive learners, take pride in their school, and feel valued, listened to and safe 
  • A dedicated and talented staff who have high expectations of our pupils and provide our children with stimulating, challenging and memorable learning experiences 
  • A supportive Academy Trust (Thames Learning Trust)
  • An ethos of valuing and caring for all members of our school community 
  • A commitment to continuous improvement and your own professional development

What’s more, we offer a great range of benefits including a forward-thinking Employee Assistance Programme, Medicash Plan, Wider Wallet Benefit Hub, Cycle to Work scheme and Eyecare vouchers.

We are passionate about creating a culture of wellbeing where all staff and students are valued and supported. 

If you have a growth mindset and want to help children take the first steps towards a bright future please apply for this post now using the quick apply button.

Closing Date: noon 17 May 2024

Applications will be considered when received.

School visits: We welcome and encourage visits to the school. Please contact Battle Primary Academy directly on 0118 9375421 or at to make an appointment.

If you have any questions in relation to the role please contact Allison Worley, Human Resources Manager on 

Safeguarding Recruitment Statement Battle Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure including child barred list check, qualifications and reference checks.