Reception Class Teacher Post


     St John Vianney Catholic Primary School

     Hillhead Road

West Denton

Newcastle upon Tyne





1 x Full Time Reception Class Teacher

(A proven track record in Early Years, demonstrating pupil progress is essential)

Fixed term for 1 year



SALARY:            MPR/UPR – Salary negotiable dependent upon experience


Our School has a reputation for offering children an excellent education and the Governing Body would like to invite applications from inspiring, enthusiastic and dedicated class teacher:


     The Governors wish to appoint an excellent classroom teacher who:

  • has a proven track record of impact within an Early Years setting

  • will make a significant contribution to the school

  • have high expectations for all pupils

  • will support the school’s strong Catholic ethos

  • are excellent communicators, with good organisational, written and interpersonal skills


The school can offer you:

  • An expanding outstanding school with enthusiastic pupils, supportive parents, strong Parish and community links.

  • A highly experienced management team and a dynamic teaching team

  • The opportunity to play a pivotal role in the school’s development

  • An excellent opportunity for career development

  • A committed and supportive Governing Body

  • A happy and caring work atmosphere, enhanced by our strong Catholic ethos


St John Vianney Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate shall be required to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure and barred list check plus a range of other recruitment checks.


Closing date for applications: - Monday 19th February at 12.00 noon


Successfully shortlisted candidates will be contacted individually to inform them of their date(s) and time(s) for interview /lesson observation as part of the selection process.


Application pack and further details are available from and returnable to:


  • The Headteacher, St John Vianney School by forwarding a large stamped addressed envelope c/o the address as above.


  • To download from the school website please select the documents below:


Please note applications via e-mail will NOT be accepted.