Cheshire West and Chester

Cheshire West & Chester CouncilRecruitment

Job vacancy details

Teacher (MPS)

Christleton Primary school
£20,000 - £34,999
Christleton Primary School
Working Pattern:
Full Time
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/01/2020 at 12:00 PM
Christleton Primary school

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Are you passionate about providing only the best for every child, forward thinking and dynamic? Then this may be the role for you? 

Christleton Primary school is a fantastic place to work. It is a happy, successful and vibrant community school situated in the heart of Christleton, a small village on the outskirts of Chester. During its last OFSTED inspection in 2014 the school was graded ‘Outstanding’.

This role represents an exciting opportunity to work as part of a strong team, to build from the solid foundations to move the school to the next level.

We are fully committed to professional development and are able to offer many exciting opportunities to further develop your practice and educational interests.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner, who can fit seamlessly into our team.

Applications forms are available via the CWAC website and should be accompanied by a supporting letter on no more than 3 sides of A4, size 12 font.

Please email your application and supporting letter to

We encourage all potential applicants to visit the school in order for candidates to appreciate the expectations and aspirations of our school community.  

Closing date for applications: 

  • Monday 20th January 2020  noon

School visits:

  • Thursday 9th January 2020  09:30 & 16:00
  • Monday 13th January 2020 09:30

Teaching observations to take place:

  • Monday 27th January - Thurday 30th January  


  • Friday 31st January 2020                                         

Ideal Start Date:

  • Monday 24th February 2020 (Earlier if possible)

Likely duration:

  • The projected duration is one year 

Please read the applicant information pack which contains the person specification and job description for more details. Alongside the application form, applicants must provide a supporting statement, no more than 3 sides of A4 size twelve font please, which evidences that they meet all essential criteria from the person specification. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. All applicants will be required to produce two suitable referees as part of the application.


Application forms can be downloaded from the CWAC website  or requested from the school office (contact details above).

Completed applications should be sent by email to or handed to the school office.  


Thank you for your interest, we hope to welcome you to our school soon.


How to apply

Thank you for your interest in our job vacancy. Please complete the application as fully as possible and explain any gaps in your employment history. We would like to understand more about how your skills, knowledge and experience meet the job description and person specification for the role.

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