St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Heaton Road, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5HN

Teacher (PPA/Interventions/School Led Tutoring)

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

£25,714.00 - £41,604.00 per annum depending on relevant teaching experience

St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School is part of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust and you will not be an employee of Newcastle City Council.

St Teresa’s Catholic Primary School

Heaton Road


Newcastle upon Tyne

NE6 5HN.

Fixed Term covering Maternity Leave

Required for December 2021.

NQTs are welcome to apply.

‘Shine in little ways’

We inspire everybody in St. Teresa’s to shine in their own way, in a safe, welcoming and nurturing environment. We learn, work and serve together in unity with the school, church, families and community. To grow in God’s way and be a witness to our faith.

St. Teresa’s Catholic Primary School is a happy, welcoming and highly respected Catholic school providing an excellent education for all our pupils. The opportunity has arisen for the Governors to appoint an experienced, motivated, enthusiastic and hardworking teacher who has a proven record of outstanding teaching. The successful applicant will possess the necessary skills to enable all children to be inquisitive, engaged and independent in their learning. The successful candidate will also be expected to lead a curriculum area and contribute to the wider life of the school.

Applications are welcomed from teachers who:

- are practising Catholics or are sympathetic to the teachings of the Catholic Church;

- are excellent classroom practitioners;

- are flexible and adaptable in their approach to teaching, and are able to demonstrate knowledge and skills to nurture our children towards reaching their full potential; and

- have the commitment to contribute to the wider school community.

We can offer you:

- a very strong Catholic ethos;

- enthusiastic, supportive and hard-working team of staff, governors and parents;

- highly motivated, inquisitive, friendly, polite and well-behaved children

- an inclusive school that ‘aims to nurture and develop each individual’; and

- a strong commitment to continuous professional development and a network of support from our family of schools and the Diocese.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged by prior arrangement with the Head Teacher by telephoning the school on 0191 265 5076

Applicants must complete a CES application form.

Application packs are available via email Application forms are to be returned to Mr. Vinny Turner, St. Teresa’s Catholic Primary School, Heaton Road, Heaton, NE6 5HN by post or by email.

The Governing Body and the Diocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to obtain an Enhanced check for Regulated Activity from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing: 8/11/2021

Shortlisting: 11/11/2021

Observations: 17/11/2021

Interview: 18/11/2021

Fixed Term

Closing date:

8 November 2021

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