KS1/2 Class Teacher   

Permanent: Main Scale
Start Date: September 2018

Year 2 Teacher  

Maternity Cover: Main Scale
Start Date: June 2018

We are delighted to invite applications for two talented class teachers to join our dynamic staff team.

At Bluecoat school we have a rich, diverse curriculum which enables pupils to excel across all areas. This is an opportunity for teachers with a specific subject interest to further extend and share their expertise within a supportive and thriving school community. Please highlight curriculum strengths on your application form.

High expectations and the capacity to enthuse and motivate children of all abilities are essential requirements for both posts. The successful applicants will be committed, ambitious but reflective practitioners, keen to play an active part in the further development of the School.

Great Torrington is situated in beautiful North Devon countryside, a fabulous place to live and work.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing date:  Monday 5th February 2018


To request an application form or further information please contact Andrea Magarotto 01805 622333, email or visit our school website. Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged.

Download the application form here

Download the Job Description here


Year Six Pupil Voluntary Job Opportunities

Job Role: Librarians

Starting January 2018 / Hours: Lunchtimes and Playtimes

We are seeking to appoint 4 pupils from our Year Six cohort to assist Tina, School Librarian, in the operation of the Key Stage Two Library.

Responsibilities will include: identifying and relocating returned books using the Dewey system, organising individual reading books, operating the Reading Cloud computer system, assisting Quest members and running the mobile library service.

Applicants for these posts will need to be able to manage their time effectively, be willing to give up some lunch times, have good organisational skills, work well as a team and have good interpersonal skills. An interest in reading is essential. Full training will be provided.

To apply for this post complete the Year 6 application form below (also available from Tina Palmer at the KS2 Library ) and return to Tina Palmer at or via the KS2 Library.

Closing Date: Monday 15th January 2018

Interviews: Thursday 18th January 2018

Start Date: Immediately following successful appointment

Download the Application Form here

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