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Newtown Soberton Infant School

Church road




PO17 6LJ

Telephone/Fax 01329 833161


Please ask to speak to Josie Cleeve or Alison Duncalfe.

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KS1 Teacher Full Time or Part-Time


  • Closing Date: Monday 15th May 2017
  • Interview Date(s): Monday 22nd or Tuesday 23rd May 2017
  • Job Start Date: Monday 4th September 2017
  • Contract/Hours: Permanent Full-time, (although applicants seeking a job share would be considered)
  • Key Stage: KS1
  • Salary Type: MPR: £22,467-£32,835
  • Hours of Work: Full time/Part-time
  • Location of Role: Newtown Soberton Infant School
  • Contact e-mail address:

Job/Person Summary

We would consider a job share for this position. Please indicate on your application form if you are applying for the post in a part time capacity and how many days you would be prepared to work. Please also state (if any) your preferred days of work.


We are looking to appoint a dedicated and resilient classroom practitioner who has a growth mind set approach to teaching. 

The successful candidate will be an enthusiastic, dynamic practitioner, who is committed to their own professional development, with the drive and passion to ensure the best outcomes for all children.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a sound understanding and passion for the teaching of infants with a clear vision for how to engage young children to secure good progress.

They should also:

Be a consistently good or outstanding practitioner

Be able to demonstrate good classroom management skills and high expectations

Inspire pupils through a creative approach to teaching making learning fun and engaging

Be an effective team player who is able to support and contribute significantly to our high expectations of learning and behaviour.

Be a reflective, keen to engage in professional dialogue regarding teaching and learning

Have a positive attitude and be prepared to be fully involved in all aspects of school life


Curious? -  come and take a look! Visits are warmly welcome and are encouraged as part of the recruitment process; please call the school office to make an appointment.



Newtown Soberton Infant School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment.  All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

An application pack can be downloaded here:

Job description

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