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All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability regardless of sex, race, gender, religion or belief, marital status or disability.

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HEADTEACHER PERMANENT FULL TIME

L6 - L12

Bowness-on-Solway Primary School
Bowness-On-Solway, WIGTON, Cumbria, CA7 5AF.
Website: www.bowness-on-solway.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 64 age range 4-11 years
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr Chris Rafferty Tel: (016973) 51384   Fax: (016973) 51384
applications@bowness-on-solway.cumbria.sch.uk

Commence January 2015.

Due to the retirement of our current Headteacher the Governors of Bowness-on-Solway Primary School are looking to appoint a Headteacher with determination, vision and enthusiasm.

We are looking for a leader who will:
• Be inspirational and lead a dedicated team
• Build upon our existing strengths, and bring their own
• Continue to work in partnership with the Governing Body, parents, cluster group of schools and the local community
• Have, and continue to demonstrate, outstanding teaching and management skills

We will offer you:
• A welcoming school in a unique location at the end of Hadrian's Wall, overlooking the Solway Firth in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty
• A team of passionate staff, supportive parents and a committed Governing Body
• A positive, creative and vibrant learning environment with enthusiastic children who are open to new ideas

For further information about our school please visit www.bowness-on-solway.cumbria.sch.uk.

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged (during term time). Please contact the school to arrange an appointment. To receive a Headteacher application pack please contact the Clerk to Governors on 016973 51384 or email applications@bowness-on-solway.cumbria.sch.uk including postal contact details.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. The successful candidate will require enhanced DBS clearance.

Closing Date: 1pm 17th September 2014
Shortlisting: 17th September 2014
Interviews: 25th and 26th September 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  170914
Description:  Headships - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  08/08/2014

TEMPORARY FULL TIME YEAR 6 TEACHER

MPR

Distington Community School
Church Road, Distington, WORKINGTON, Cumbria, CA14 5TE.


Headteacher/Chief Officer: Ms N Heron Tel: 01946 830526   Fax: 01946 830526
admin@distington-comm.cumbria.sch.uk

To start October Half-term or as soon as possible, appointment is due to re-organisation of staffing.

Experience of Year 6 and SAT's is essential. Ability to play a musical instrument would be an advantage. This position also requires subject co-ordination if applicable.

Distington Community School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

Closing date is Friday 5th September 2014. Short listing of candidates will take place week beginning 8th September 2014. Interviews will take place week beginning 15th September 2014.

Before this time you are most welcome to contact school to discuss the post and we will be holding open days on Monday 14th July at 10.00-10.30 a.m. And on Thursday 14th September at 3.45-4.15 p.m.

Application forms and further information are available from Mrs Joanne Hughes, School Secretary via e-mail admin@distington-comm.cumbria.sch.uk


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  050914
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  25/06/2014

ASSISTANT HEAD (PERMANENT) WITH SENCO RESPONSIBILITY

Leadership L4 - L8

Vicarage Park CE Primary School
Vicarage Drive, KENDAL, Cumbria, LA9 5BP
www.vicarageparkschool.org.uk

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Headteacher/Chief Officer: Miss Bernadette Calvey Tel: 01539 735442   Fax: 01539 738554


Required for January 2015

We have a great opportunity for the right person. We need someone who is an excellent teacher, a skilled and experienced Special Needs Co-ordinator and an inspirational leader who is able to lead a committed and hardworking team of support assistants. You will be part of the Senior Leadership Team and support the school through the transition into the new Code of Practice. Although this post is non-class based there will be a teaching commitment.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following:

• An ethos of inclusion which supports our school as an Inclusive School which although mainstream, is also a Strategic Resourced Provision for children with Physical and Medical difficulties.
• You will have substantial experience as a SENCO and either have the National SENCO qualification or be willing to study for it
• High expectations of all children, but especially children with additional needs, and themselves
• Excellent teaching skills
• The ability to lead and work as part of a strong team
• The desire to play a role in the continued development of our school community
• A philosophy which puts the child at the heart of everything we do
• The ability to work with a range of external specialists for the benefit of the children in our school
• Great communication skills
• Proven leadership ability

These should be addressed in your application form.

Candidates are welcome to arrange a visit to school prior to applying. Please ring the school office to arrange a time during the week beginning 19th September 2014.

Further details and an application form are available via email from the Clerk to the Governors. D.i.black@btinternet.com The application pack is also available on the school website.

Vicarage Park School is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of every child and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS check, have excellent professional references and have a very secure knowledge of safeguarding procedures.

Closing date: Monday 29th September 2014
Interviews: Thursday 9th October 2014


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  290914
Description:  Teaching - Primary
Date Advertised on Website:  11/07/2014

TEMPORARY MIDDAY SUPERVISOR 1 HOUR PER DAY

PCD1A £14,880 - £15,189 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Clifton Primary School
Clifton, PENRITH, Cumbria, CA10 2EG.
N.O.R. 66 Age Range 4-11

Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mr R Chambers Tel: (01768) 868817   Fax: 
admin@clifton.cumbria.sch.uk

Required as soon as possible (depending on notice required) until 31.08.2015 when the post will be reviewed. Temporary due to school numbers / requirements

Clifton Primary School is seeking to appoint a Midday Supervisor. Along with the normal lunchtime duties you will help to ensure that the children are safe, secure and in a caring and happy environment. A Paediatric First Aid qualification would be desirable.

Duties include:

•Supervising and assisting while children have their lunch
•Ensuring children are safe, happy and well-behaved during lunchtime
•Supervising and helping with the children outside on the playground or in the classrooms if it rains.

The post will start as soon as possible. The successful candidate will be working from 12 noon - 1.00pm. Monday to Friday, term-time only.

Application forms are available on the Cumbria County Council website or by emailing the school at the above address.

Please send two references with your application form and any other qualifications.

The closing date for applications will be Friday 5 September.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS Disclosure check is required for this post as are other relevant employment checks.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  050914
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  17/07/2014

PART TIME TEACHING ASSISTANT TO SUPPORT A CHILD WITH SPECIAL EDUCATIONAL NEEDS

SS Grade 5 PCD 2.5A £16,604 - £16,998 per annum pro rata

Grange CE Primary School
Fell Drive, GRANGE-OVER-SANDS, Cumbria, LA11 7JF.
joanne@grange.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR 155 Aged 3-11 years
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs P Summers Tel: (015395) 32392   Fax: (015395) 36038
head@grange.cumbria.sch.uk

Required starting a soon as possible in the autumn term 2014

Hours: 14 hrs (term time only) on Temporary fixed term contract.

An enthusiastic, talented Teaching Assistant with SEN experience to join our positive, hard-working and friendly school team on a Temporary contract (to end of summer term 2015) to support a child with SEN in their final year at Primary school.

We are looking for a highly motivated TA who:-

• Is an excellent practitioner
• Has relevant experience and qualifications NVQ L2/3 and experience to meet the needs of a pupil with Speech and Language/Processing needs including Dyslexia.
• Understands that pupils learn in different ways and is able to meet these learning needs in creative, engaging ways.
• Ensures high expectations of behaviour.
• Is an outstanding team player able to form good relationships and is readily willing to take advice and work collaboratively with all members of the school team.
• Is sympathetic to the school's Christian ethos.
• Has experience of working with pupils in KS2

Closing date: 2nd September 2014
Interviews to be held during week beginning 8th September 2014

Grange CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This position is subject to a DBS check and excellent professional references.

Further information and application forms are available from the School website www.grange.cumbria.sch.uk or School Administrator at the School address detailed above.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  020914
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  11/08/2014

PART TIME TEACHING ASSISTANT TO SUPPORT CHILD WITH MEDICAL NEEDS

PCD2.5A GRADE 6 (INCLUDES 50 JWC POINTS) £17,333 TO £17,980 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Newlaithes Infant School
Langrigg Road, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA2 6DX.
Website: www.newinf.cumbria.sch.uk
Age Range 4-7 NOR 176
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Julie Willows Tel: (01228) 525756   Fax: (01228) 595851
secretary@newinf.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for the autumn term 2014

(15 hours; 10.45am - 1.45pm daily) term time only.

The Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic, flexible and highly motivated teaching assistant to support the teaching of a child in a reception class with specific medical issues.

Newlaithes Infant School is a friendly and welcoming school with a hardworking and committed team of staff. We are looking for a teaching assistant, qualified to NVQ level 2/3. Experience of supporting children with medical issues is essential, as is the willingness to undergo training to meet the child's specific medical needs.

Full details of this position, including the application form, are available on our website www.newinf.cumbria.sch.uk on the News & Events section.

Newlaithes Infant school is committed to safeguarding its staff and pupils and the successful applicants will be appointed on completion of a satisfactory enhanced DBS check, references and a work place health assessment.

Closing date for applications: 9.00am on Tuesday 26 August 2014
Interviews: - Monday 1 September 2014.


Disability Symbol User:  YES
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  260814
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  10/07/2014

HEAD TEACHER

Group 2 L8 - L14

St Bede's RC Primary School
Strathclyde Avenue, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA2 7DS.
website: www.stbedes.cumbria.sch.uk
NOR - 205 Group 2 School
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Ms C Battle Tel: (01228) 528274   Fax: (01228) 527305
secretary@stbedes.cumbria.sch.uk.

Required from January 2015

Due to the retirement of our long serving Head Teacher the Governors are seeking to appoint a committed practising Catholic to help us to move this happy, friendly school to overall outstanding.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged (term time only). Please telephone to make an appointment. For an application pack please contact Mrs Elaine Innes, School Secretary (Term time only) or visit our website www.stbedes.cumbria.sch.uk.

St Bede's R C Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

A leadership application form may be downloaded from the Catholic Education Service website. Http://www.catholiceducation.org.uk/index.php/schools/application-forms

Catholic Schools subscribe to the: North West Catholic Dioceses' Equal Opportunities Policy.

Closing Date 12 noon 15 September 2014
Anticipated Interview Dates 25/26 September 2014


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Closing Date:  150914
Description:  Headships - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  25/06/2014

PERMANENT PART TIME ADMINISTRATOR

BS4A £17,333 to £17,980 PER ANNUM PRO RATA

Shankhill CE Primary School
Hethersgill, CARLISLE, Cumbria, CA6 6JA.

NOR 38 Age Range 3 - 11
Headteacher/Chief Officer: Headteacher/Chief Officer: Mrs Lynnsey Batey Tel: 01228 577264   Fax: 
head@shankhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Required for October 2014

13 hours a week (term time only)

The Head teacher and Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic, organised and highly motivated administrator to join our friendly, hard-working team. Previous administration experience in a busy office setting or school office setting would be desirable.

The successful candidate will need to have excellent administrative, financial and interpersonal skills and be able to provide a warm welcome to visitors and parents whilst working efficiently and effectively to maintain high standards within the school office environment.

We would like to appoint someone who:

• Can provide confidential and high quality administrative support;
• Will enjoy working with young children and families;
• Has knowledge of ScholarPack - training can be given if necessary;
• Has good knowledge of financial procedures and accounting packages - training can be given if necessary;
• A desire to play a key role in the continuing development of our school;
• Works well as part of a team

Please state your strengths and interests plus details of your recent administrative experience in your letter of application.

We are a Church of England Primary School with a distinctive Christian ethos and strong links with the local church. We are a school at the heart of our community and we strive to achieve the very best for the children in our care.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS checks are required for the post as are excellent professional references.

Visits to school are welcome. Please contact the Headteacher at head@shankhill.cumbria.sch.uk

An application pack can be downloaded from our school website at www.shankhill.cumbria.sch.uk

Closing date: Thursday, 11th September at 12 noon.

Interview date: Wednesday, 17th September.


Disability Symbol User:  NO
Cumbria County Council Equal Opps Policy:  YES
Catholic School: North West Catholic Diocese Equal Opps Policy:  NO
Closing Date:  110914
Description:  Non-Teaching - Primary Schools
Date Advertised on Website:  15/08/2014