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St John’s C of E Primary School, Tisbury



This is not a Wiltshire Council vacancy therefore please contact St John’s C of E Primary School for further information.


St John’s is a relatively small rural school with 118 children and 5 classes. Our ethos and philosophy are that we are committed to ensuring that the children are engaged and enthused in their learning; where children are challenged and supported to achieve their full potential. Teaching and learning is structured creatively to ensure each child’s individual needs and interests are carefully considered and catered for, with a broad and balanced curriculum which enables them to flourish. We encourage children to think creatively and prepare them for the wider world.

We are very pleased to announce that all of the staff within our school have now completed training in the ‘Thrive Approach’ which is a dynamic developmental way of working with children to promote emotional stability and wellbeing through play, discussion, drama and art. In our school we provide opportunities for all children in our care to work on emotional regulation and emotional developmental needs to build resilience and resourcefulness. 

We have five core values that underpin all that we do: Kindness; Honesty; Responsibility; Perseverance and Respect.

We are looking to recruit a dedicated, outstanding practitioner to teach in Reception / KS1, who will be:


  • a passionate, dynamic and reflective practitioner
  • innovative and imaginative in creating memorable learning experiences
  • dedicated and nurturing, with strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • willing to work in a strong team and contribute to the wider life of the school
  • a motivated and caring person who wants to make a difference
  • committed to the highest expectations of children’s achievement and progress
  • looking for a new challenge


We welcome applications from experienced teachers or early career teachers who are committed to doing their very best for the children, parents and wider community of our school.

Hours of work: 1.0 FTE


Contract type: Permanent

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If you believe that you have the necessary skills and experience, then we would like to hear from you. To arrange an informal discussion or to visit the school please contact Lisa Beavis, School Business Manager on or 01747 870675.

To apply, please visit to download an application form and recruitment pack.  Please complete all sections of the form along with a covering letter and return by 9.00am on the closing date 30/01/2023 to:  Please note that CV’s will not be accepted.


Closing date (and time): 3:00pm Monday 30th January 2023


Interview date:  To be confirmed

Commencement date:  February or April 2023

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

All applicants will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.


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