Staff Vacancies



Required for September 2020 or sooner
MPR/UPR + TLR 2a (£2796)  

The governors would like to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to join the staff in our three form entry infant school as a Class Teacher with responsibility for leading English in EYFS and KS1.  In addition to the position as class teacher, the purpose of the role is to ensure the effective development and maintenance of the Reading (including phonics) and Writing curriculum and related standards in English in the two phases.  It is class based but regular non-contact management time is provided. 

We have high expectations of our children both academically and in their behaviour.

We are looking for a candidate who has:

  • excellent teaching skills
  • an ability to motivate, inspire and lead others
  • good knowledge of phonics and how children learn and progress in English
  • a commitment to safeguarding
  • a commitment to high standards
  • high expectations for the children and themselves
  • a commitment to continuous professional development
  • the willingness to go the extra mile

We can offer you:

  • good CPD opportunities
  • a well-resourced environment
  • a friendly and supportive staff
  • well behaved children who are keen to learn
  • a supportive leadership team and governing body

If you feel that you have the skills required to join our school, application forms are available on request from the school via post or email and on the school website.

Informal visits are welcomed and encouraged, contact the school for information.

Closing Date: Monday 9th March 2020 at 3:00 pm


COTTESBROOKE INFANT & NURSERY SCHOOL, Yardley Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham B27 6LG Tel. 0121 706 2742


(A satisfactory enhanced DBS check against the barred list, a prohibition from teaching check and a Childcare Disqualification Declaration are required)

Downloadable Forms

Job Description for Class Teacher

Job Description English Standards Leader

Person Specification for Class Teacher

Application Form for Class Teacher


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Cottesbrooke Infant & Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant