Bishopsteignton Primary School

Bishopsteignton Primary School

Cockhaven Close, Bishopsteignton, Devon TQ14 9RJ

01626 775 873

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Full Time Position- Salary – MPS/UPS (depending on experience)

Fixed Contract for 1 year– starting 1st September 2022 - There is a strong possibility that this role could be made permanent in the future.

We are looking for a KS1 teacher for September 2022. We want to find the very best teacher for our school and would welcome applications from experienced teachers or those who are new to the profession.  

Bishopsteignton Primary School is a community school with a great reputation which is committed to providing the very best outcomes for our children and staff.

As school leaders, we recognise and fully appreciate the efforts our teachers go to in order to provide excellent learning opportunities through our creative curriculum; we constantly review our practices to ensure that staff can focus on what matters: providing rich experiences which help our children to thrive.  

Our whole school team plays an important role in reflecting on practice, driving change and celebrating what we do every day! We would love to hear about any previous leadership experience you have or subjects you are passionate about. If you are a committed and enthusiastic teacher who is driven to encourage learners to be the best they can be, then we’d love to hear from you!

The successful candidate will be: 

  • An inspirational and reflective practitioner who is passionate about children’s learning
  • Committed to raising standards and will set high expectations which challenge, motivate and inspire learners.
  • A Creative thinker who is happy to suggest and try new things
  • Eager to develop their own teaching and to work collaboratively as part of dedicated and talented team to further develop our curriculum
  • Committed to relentlessly promoting the school’s values – Curiosity, Resilience, Collaboration, Self Belief, High Expectations and Empathy

In return we can offer a collaborative and supportive team, fantastic pupils and the chance to be part of our community of learning.

An Application Form and further details can be obtained by contacting Bishopsteignton Primary school via email at

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Application deadline: 13.6.22

Interview date: 17.6.22

Visits to the school are highly recommended and can be arranged by contacting the school office. Provisional dates for visits are Tuesday 7th June @10:00 and Tuesday 7th June @ 16:00