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Pudsey Waterloo

Primary School


Class Teacher

Posted: 05/04/2024


Pudsey Waterloo Primary School are seeking a Class Teacher in Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 for a September 2024 start. There is one permanent post available and one temporary position available - please indicate on your application form which post(s) you wish to be considered for. The ideal candidate would be a strong classroom practitioner, who shares our ethos and values, and has good experience in either KS1 or KS2. We welcome applications from candidates with experience in either Key Stage.


We are looking for a highly motivated, innovative and enthusiastic teacher to join our friendly and aspirational school. The successful applicant will have a patient and positive approach to managing children’s behaviour and wellbeing, along with a strong understanding of how children learn. We welcome applications from candidates with any levels of experience. 


We are seeking candidates who have:

  • A passion for supporting children to learn;

  • Good interpersonal skills and the ability to work well as a team with staff, parents and external agencies;

  • Energy and enthusiasm for this exciting challenge;

  • High expectations of children;

  • A commitment to continuing professional development.


Pudsey Waterloo Primary School can offer:

  • A supportive staff team who work collaboratively to secure the best outcomes for pupils;

  • A commitment to your professional development with a range of opportunities to further your career, including a close working partnership with schools across the Trust to further support professional development;

  • An employee perks scheme including discounts and online offers at major high street and online retailers, and salary sacrifice schemes.


We encourage candidates to visit the school before applying. If you would like to organise a visit, please contact the school office on 0113 3230342 or If you are unable to visit the school, this will not hinder your application being considered. 


This post will suit candidates who are highly motivated and have the best outcomes for children at heart. The successful candidate will be joining a like-minded and friendly school team. As part of the Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust, we have access to a network of Lead Practitioners who are equipped to support the successful candidate in developing their career.


Successful applicants will undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to employment and will abide by Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust’s policies and procedures and Pudsey Waterloo Primary School’s safeguarding and child protection policies. 


The deadline for applications for this role is Wednesday 1st May at 9.00am. Interviews will take place on Thursday 9th May and Friday 10th May.


If you are interested in applying for this role, please see the job description and application form attached to this advert. Please contact the school office to request a paper copy of the application pack. Please submit completed application forms to or return your application form to the school office.

Please see the Owlcotes Multi-Academy Trust website for other opportunities within our Academy Trust.