Staff Vacancies - KS1 Teacher

Teacher of Key Stage 1

St Peter & St Paul is the leading independent preparatory school in Chesterfield. High academic standards are considered to be a must and the focus, at all times, is on the development of the whole child.  We are looking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational teacher to join our successful Key Stage 1 team from September 2019.  

All our children, from Reception to Year 6, experience an enhanced curriculum, taking advantage of the wonderful facilities we have on site. The staff team are dedicated, determined and ambitious in their desire to help each child grow and to reach beyond their potential, whilst encouraging them to try something new. The staff at SPSP are a hard-working team, who have a fabulous sense of camaraderie, showing the children that they practice what they preach.

If you believe you have the same drive, determination and desire for teaching success that we do, we would love to hear from you. You will need to demonstrate:

         you are enthusiastic, motivated and ready to make a difference to the lives of children and their families

         a team player philosophy who understands that excellence is the minimum standard

         you are passionate about providing children with the opportunity to become literate, numerate, confident and independent learners

         you are excited by the ability to be part of a school community where Sport, Modern Foreign Languages, the Arts & Life Skills are actively encouraged and taught in our commitment to providing children with a wide range of opportunities.


We are looking for:

         an excellent class practitioner, with a proven commitment to the raising of standards

         someone who shares our passion, commitment, drive, enthusiasm & hardworking ethos

         an ability to offer music or drama would be an advantage


We can offer;

         competitive package

         a thorough staff training & development programme

         secure leadership with excellent systems & processes

         an exciting & enhanced curriculum with a clear vision for continued excellence

         deliberately small class sizes with pupils who want to learn


The closing date is Friday 29th March at 5pm. Interviews will take place on Thursday 4th April.


You are encouraged to visit the school for an informal discussion with the Head and / or Senior Leadership Team.


Please email for an application form, job description and person specification . CVs will not be considered.