Staff Vacancies


Required for January 2019




(Both posts fixed term until August 2020 due to staffing structure)

We currently have two vacancies for qualified teachers to work in our popular three form entry infant school; a full time Year 1 class teacher and a 2 day (Thursday & Friday) part-time post as a job share in Reception. Initially both posts will be fixed term until August 2020.

Cottesbrooke Infant & Nursery School is situated in Acocks Green and serves a diverse, vibrant and supportive community. Our school's vision and goals are clearly expressed in our mission statement:

"Our aim is to provide a Caring, Inspiring and Successful school. In doing so we will strive to develop positive life skills for everyone to enjoy taking an active and effective role in our changing world"

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

We are looking for candidates that have:

  • successful teaching experience in the infant age phases
  • good organisational skills
  • an ability to work alongside other colleagues
  • good knowledge of how children learn and progress
  • 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
  • a commitment to safeguarding

We can offer you:

  • support and planning time
  • good CPD opportunities
  • a well-resourced environment
  • a friendly and supportive staff with established team working
  • well behaved children that are keen to learn
  • a supportive and enthusiastic leadership team and governing body
  • an exciting place to develop your skills

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

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

Closing Date: Wednesday 20th November 2019 at 4:00 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 and a prohibition from teaching check are required)


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Lunchtime Supervisor

We currently have a vacancy for a lunchtime supervisor.  Ideally candidates will have some experience of working with children and a professional qualification, NVQ Level 2 in Childcare.  The hours will be between 11.30 am and 1.15 pm depending on the year group being covered.  Closing date - Thursday 30th November.

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 Privacy Notice to Job Applicants

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