Archibald First School, Archibald Street, Newcastle upon Tyne NE3 1EB.

PPA Teacher

Please note that in all cases written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers BEFORE the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise



Part time

£25,714-£41,604 per annum, depending on relevant teaching experience (Actual £5,144 - £8,323)

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Archibald First School

Archibald Street


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE3 1EB.

0.2 FTE All day Wednesday

Required as soon as possible until 8th April 2022 in the first instance.

The governors wish to appoint an experienced Key Stage 1 teacher who has a passion for children’s learning. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate their commitment to working as part of a highly successful team, the aim of which is to ensure that all children receive outstanding and inspirational educational experiences, which help them fulfil their potential. The successful candidate will actively endorse and deliver the vision of our school, ‘having fun, achieving excellence’, whilst facilitating all children to be successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens.

We are looking for a skilled and effective teacher with enthusiasm and energy who:

• Is an excellent practitioner.

• Has an innovative, creative and effective teaching approach.

• Is creative and proactive in their approach to teaching and learning.

• Is an inclusive practitioner with ambitious standards and high expectations for all pupils

• Has experience of teaching in Key Stage 1.

• Is well organised and highly motivated.

• Leads by example with integrity, positivity and resilience

• Possesses excellent interpersonal and communication skills and enjoys working in a team.

• Has a track record of leading and sustaining school improvement.

• Can collate and analyse pupil performance data and formulate action plans to address weaknesses and accelerate pupil progress.

• Can support subject development of a subject across the school.

The day will be providing management time for one of the Deputy Head Teachers in either Year 1 or Year 2.

In return, we offer:

• A supportive Headteacher and Governing Body

• A dedicated staff team

• Happy, enthusiastic children

• High parental engagement

• An inclusive and supportive working environment

• Collaborative working with the Gosforth Schools’ Trust

Archibald First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an Enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and be successful against a range of other recruitment checks.

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school by arrangement. Please contact if you would like to arrange a short telephone conversation with the Head Teacher or to arrange a visit.

Application forms, person specification, job description and further information are available on the website

All applications should be returned electronically to by 9am on Monday 8th November marked FAO Mrs R Turner. Candidates will be requested to sign in person all documentation if successfully short listed.

Applications will be considered as they are received.

Once we have shortlisted, we will let any successful candidates know arrangements for when the interviews will take place.

Archibald First School

Archibald Street

Newcastle upon Tyne


Number on role 300 plus 52 part time nursery.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

8 November 2021

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