Watling Street Primary School

Current Vacancies

Class Teacher KS1/NQT – Fixed Term for one year (in the first instance)



Class Teacher


Salary: £22467 - £33160 per annum

We are looking for a committed, highly motivated, well organised practitioner who will embrace our philosophy and work in partnership with staff, parents, governors and the wider school community. This post would ideally suit a NQT or someone in the early stages of their career.

Applicants should:

  • Be able to deliver a high quality, creative curriculum that excites and stimulates pupils
  • Be able to plan and evaluate teaching and learning
  • Have outstanding behaviour management skills
  • Be able to create an exciting learning environment

We can offer you:

  • Enthusiastic and responsive children
  • Supportive, experienced colleagues
  • Professional development opportunities
  • An opportunity to work in a successful and outstanding school

As Watling Street School is a member of the Brownhills and Walsall Wood Cluster Group you will benefit from working alongside a group of proactive, experienced and collaborative professionals who recognise, support and develop skills and effective practice across all aspects of education.

Applications are warmly welcomed from NQTs and main scale teachers.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

For an informal discussion please contact: Lesley Powell, Head Teacher on 01543 452320 or email Sandra Edge, Head of Business Strategy sedge@watling-st.walsall.sch.uk. Visits to Watling Street Primary School are warmly encouraged, please email or telephone 01543 452320 to make further arrangements.

To apply, please complete the application form, including a personal statement of no more than 2 sides of A4.  Before completing your supporting statement, please ensure that you have read the advertisement and any supporting information, including the Job Description. In order to improve your chances of being selected, please include specific examples from your experience and relate them to the Job Description when writing your supporting statement.

Applications should be emailed to: sedge@watling-st.walsall.sch.uk

Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications:            Midday  Tuesday 20th June 2017

Interviews will be held on:               Tuesday 27th June 2017