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Class Teacher - Full Time

Required from September 2018



Don’t you wish that you worked in a school like ours?


Why be a Mapplewellian? Our school is about every member of our fabulous community working together to achieve their full potential in all areas of life. Friendly and welcoming, we collaborate to make real contributions that will benefit our children and their families every day. We are proud to be part of the past, present and future of a school, which fulfils the motto – ‘Success is in our hands’.


Having high expectations, we offer a rounded education, delivered by supportive staff. Each of our individual roles has an impact on the future of many – developing and inspiring the future leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators of tomorrow. We strive to deliver learning experiences to engage and instil a curiosity to find out more. Our goal is to develop individuals who ask why, therefore becoming life-long learners and visionaries, with aspirations ready for the challenges of the future in an ever-changing world.


Every child at Mapplewells really does matter. We are proud to be Mapplewellians!


Our search is on for a superb, highly motivated classroom teacher with a passion for providing children with high quality, interactive and memorable learning experiences. 


We are seeking a dynamic and dedicated teacher to take up this role in our forward thinking, friendly and happy school. 


The successful candidate will work as part of our dedicated team to teach one of our classes on a full-time basis.


In order to fulfill this role our new teacher will:

  • Have a thorough knowledge of good teaching and learning
  • Be a reflective teacher, who is constantly striving to improve 
  • Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour
  • Be enthusiastic and have fun with the children
  • Build positive relationships with the children, staff, parents and governors
  • Be well organised
  • Have a positive attitude
  • Work well as part of a team and use their initiative
  • Take pride in creating a stimulating learning environment
  • Play an active role in leading their designated subject/s
  • Fully participate in all aspects of school life.


What will we offer you?

  • A welcoming and caring ethos where every member is valued and supported
  • Dedicated and friendly staff and governors
  • Hard working, confident children who enjoy their school life
  • A supportive and friendly community of parents
  • A team with a great sense of humour.


We highly value the professional development of all our staff and therefore look forward to hearing from motivated candidates who want to continually progress and be part of a team striving to give our children the best education possible. 


Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, therefore the post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.


Visits to our school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  Please contact us to arrange a visit and find out if Mapplewells is the school for you; we look forward to meeting you!


Application forms and further details are available from the school using the above address, phone number or by emailing:


Closing date:  12 pm on Monday 11th June 2018


Interviews will take place on Monday 18th June 2018



Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training


Candleby Lane TSA is a lead deliverer with the Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training SCITT and offers Primary Teacher training in schools across the City and County each year. Inspiring Leaders Teacher Training is a SCITT managed by Candleby Lane TSA and their partners in Leicestershire - Affinity TSA. Through their partnership they aim for a person's training year to be the first step in their career. 


The programme offers both QTS and PGCE qualifications and they work in close partnership with Nottingham Trent University and the University of Leicester to accredit this learning. Full details can be found at Inspiring Leaders SCITT website.

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