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Spanish Teacher 
MPS (Dependent on experience)

Contract: 0.4 contract (2 days per week equivalent)- Days and times flexible to suit candidate. 

Required: April/September 2018
Southwood Primary School is a ‘good’ school with pupils who are ‘polite and hardworking’ (Ofsted, November 2015). As we continue our journey to becoming a ‘great’ school, we are looking for a qualified teacher, who can teach Spanish to our Key Stage 2 children, to join our dynamic and forward thinking team.

We are looking for someone:

  • who will motivate and inspire all our children to achieve their potential;
  • who will share our commitment to achieving the highest possible standards in achievement, teaching and learning, personal development, behaviour and welfare and leadership and management;
  • who has a track record in delivering high quality teaching and learning which ensures at least good progress for all pupils;


We can offer you:

  • great children to teach in an engaging and creative environment;
  • a school that values and invests in CPD, giving opportunities to lead and progress;
  • full support of the Senior Leadership Team to ‘be the best you can be’!

We strongly recommend visits to our welcoming school. Please contact Karrianne Bunker, PA to the Leadership team, via e-mail ( or telephone to book an appointment. We look forward to hearing from you.
Closing date: Tuesday 20th February 2018 at 9am

Interviews: Monday 26th/Tuesday 27th February 2018

Play Leader


Southwood Primary School is a ‘good’ school with pupils who are ‘polite and hardworking’ (Ofsted, November 2015). We are looking to appoint a caring and committed person to support our children’s lunchtime provision and organise games and positive play. Are you energetic, fun, enthusiastic and a great team player? If you are, you could be just the person to join our team.


The person we are looking for will:

  • Be responsible for the supervision of children throughout lunchtime to promote good social and play skills.
  • Promote good behaviour and pupils’ social development.
  • Organise active outdoor play.
  • Provide and maintain a stimulating, fun and supportive play space.
  • Develop positive relationships with parents, carers and the school community.
  • Have due regard for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and follow the child protection procedures adopted by the school and the local authority.


We are looking for:

  • Experience of working with or looking after young children.
  • Awareness of the diverse needs of the children in our school community.
  • Hardworking individuals with energy and enthusiasm.
  • Professional, self-motivated and positive staff who work well in a team.


We offer:

  • A committed, highly motivated, creative, positive and friendly staff team
  • A supportive and stimulating environment with opportunities for further development and training.
  • An inclusive ethos committed to nurturing and developing the potential of each child.


Please note the school is closed from Friday 9th February and will reopen on Monday 19th February. Applications should be emailed to or given into the School Office. We look forward to hearing from you.


Closing date: Monday 19th February 2018 at 9am

Interviews: w.b. Monday 26th February 2018