Ely St John's Community Primary School is looking for a part-time main scale Class Teacher (temporary for one year) from September 2023. 

The post will be for 40% (2 days a week) from September 2023, temporary for one year in the first instance.  Depending on experience and suitability, the post could be for a KS1 or KS2 class.


We are a two-form entry school (thirteen classes) with 375 pupils currently on roll and are able to offer:

  • a commitment to a broad and balanced curriculum that allows all pupils to succeed and belong
  • a strong team structure and a commitment to professional development
  • positive relationships across the whole of our welcoming school community
  • a strong team of dedicated and experienced teaching assistants
  • eloquent, engaged and well behaved pupils who enjoy learning
  • a fantastic outdoor l learning environment which includes a large allotment and nature garden
  • a school committed to therapeutic behaviour management (STEPs training)
  • a school committed to mentoring, support and training in line with the Early Careers Framework (if an ECT)

 We are looking for:

  • a class teacher with high expectations and a commitment to pupil well being
  • a teacher with a desire to impact on every child in their care
  • a teacher committed to providing exciting stimuli for learning

 To apply for this position, please download and complete the paperwork below.  Please email the Headteacher, John Henson (, if you wish to ask further questions about the post or the school.  Visits are very much welcomed.


Closing Date:  Wednesday 14th June with interviews in the week beginning Monday 19th June.


The post is subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks including Right to Work in the UK, Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service clearance, medical check and two satisfactory references.

Please note: The canvassing of any employee, or member of the Governing Body, directly or indirectly, is prohibited and will be considered a disqualification.