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Vacancy Position Teacher Full Time

Location Friars Primary School & Nursery, Constable Way, Shoeburyness, Essex SS3 9XX


Salary Salary Range: MPR/UPR


Hours of work: Full-time teaching


Start Date: 1st September 2024

About the Role


We have an exciting opportunity available to join the happy and dedicated team at our popular school. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and reflective class teacher. On offer are an extremely supportive community and a full range of professional development opportunities. Our children deserve the best, so if you are a passionate teacher with high expectations for every learner, who can inspire, motivate and make learning fun, then our children need you. ECTs are encouraged to apply and would be well supported within the school and across the Trust.

The successful candidate will:

  • be passionate about learning

  • excite and inspire our children

  • promote high standards and challenge

  • work as a flexible member of a team

  • display energy, imagination and initiative


As part of Portico Academy Trust, Friars Primary School can offer you:

  • A friendly and supportive atmosphere where everyone is valued and everyone matters

  • A nurturing environment with wonderful children who want to learn

  • High quality professional development

  • Opportunities for cross phase work

  • Support and collaboration across our Trust

  • A well-resourced school



Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.  If you would like to learn more about Friars, please contact our school office at and a member of our team will arrange a time for you to come and see us. Tours of the school will be with either the school’s Principal, Mr. Chris McClay or Vice-Principal, Mrs. Sally Halls. Full details of the interview process will be sent to those candidates who are shortlisted.

Closing Date: Midday, Monday, 22nd April 2024

Interviews: Monday 29th April 2024


For further details or an application pack, please contact Mrs. Rebecca Sanderson, Director of HR, Portico Academy Trust, Ronald Hill Grove, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex SS9 2JB Telephone: 01702 987890 x310 Email: Please include a cover letter with your application form, commenting on how you feel you meet the person specification criteria and providing an insight into your relevant experience. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check and shortlisted candidates should be aware that the school will consider carrying out online searches as part of the due diligence on short listed candidates.


Application Documents:

Application Form Teacher

Job Description

Teacher Person Specification


Application Email Email:

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