We operate a bilingual policy. All applicants are invited to apply in Welsh, any application submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application made in English.

Teacher – Aberporth Primary School

Closing date: 01/02/2023

Reference: REQ104368

32.5 hours / Temporary

28,866 - 44,450 *


*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

The following is an advert where the ability to communicate through the medium of Welsh and English is essential.

We are looking for an excellent teacher to teach the year 4 class at the school, to start at the beginning of the Summer term 2023, to cover maternity leave.

Applications are invited from a dedicated and enthusiastic teacher with suitable experience and understanding. The willingness to contribute towards extracurricular activities is desirable.

At Ysgol Aberporth you will have the opportunity to work with conscientious children, within a supportive community and a group of dedicated staff who place a clear priority on the welfare of pupils whilst maintaining high standards.

For more information or an informal chat, contact the Headteacher, Mrs Elen Evans on 01239 810081 or EvansE1615@aberporth.ceredigion.sch.uk.

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to amend the application closing date.

Safeguarding and child protection are key priorities for us. We aim to support vulnerable children and young people to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. We and our educational establishments acknowledge that children and young people have a right to protection and will take action to safeguard their welfare. Each member of staff and volunteer is expected to share this commitment, and we will require an Enhanced Check by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), formerly CRB.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Schools and Culture

We offer appropriate challenge and support to our schools, to help them deliver first class education to all pupils, across the age and ability range. Our primary functions are as follows: 

  • School Improvement: Leadership; Support and Challenge, Teaching and Learning; Digital Literacy; Literacy and Numeracy; Welsh in Education
  • Additional Learning Needs: Provision for pupils with Additional Learning Needs, Inclusion; Attendance; Educational Psychology
  • Pupil Wellbeing:Counselling; Welfare; Anti-Bullying, Pupil Voice
  • Education Governance: Data ; Governor Support, Policy support
  • School Admissions
  • Culture: Music Service; Cered; Felinfach Theatre; Museum
  • Infrastructure and Resources: Planning School Places; Modernisation and Twenty First Century Schools Programme; Buildings; Grants
  • Catering: Day Centres; Primary Schools; Residential homes.
  • Childcare Unit: Childcare Sufficiency Assessment; Childcare & Play Grant; Childcare Offer; Out of School (After School Clubs and Holiday Playschemes); Day Nursery, Cylch/Playgroup & Childminder business support and staff training
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