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Ravenswood Road, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5TU.


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



Full time

MPS/UPS: £24,373 - £40,490 per annum, depending on relevant teaching experience.

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

Ravenswood Primary School

Ravenswood Road


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE6 5TU.

Required for September 2020

Fixed term from September 2020 until August 2021.

The Governors of Ravenswood Primary School in Newcastle are looking for an outstanding primary teacher to join our excellent staff team. The school is happy to accept applicants from all phases of primary education. The post will be a fixed term for one year, pending permanent appointment. The successful candidate will need to be able to build strong and supportive working relationships with pupils, staff and parents and nurture a love of learning in our pupils.

Ravenswood Primary School is a community whose purpose is learning. Outstanding relationships are built between all members of the School community and these promote excellent behaviour and educational success. We are a large primary school with a Nursery and three form entry throughout Reception and Key Stages 1 and 2. We have a wonderful diversity of pupils and incredibly supportive parents and carers. We have extensive grounds and a thriving extra-curricular provision.

The school is strongly 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 a range of other recruitment checks.

As this post involves working with children, vulnerable adults or dealing with sensitive information, written references will be taken up and made available to interviewers before the final selection stage; even if you indicate otherwise.

Application packs can be downloaded from the school website, collected from the school office or requested by contacting

The closing date for applications will be: 12 noon, Friday 3 April.

Those candidates who are shortlisted will be informed by Friday 24 April.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 4 May.

Candidates selected for shortlisting will be given a tour of the school as part of their interview, we are unable to give tours before this.

Fixed Term

Closing date:

3 April 2020

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