Class Teacher

Full time.
Salary: NQT/MPS.
Start date: September 2021.
Closing date: Wednesday 21 April 2021. 

Come and Join Our Outstanding School

St Dominic Savio is a great place to teach at! We are an “outstanding school” (Ofsted, February 2020) and are in the top 1% of all schools nationally for pupil outcomes. 

"Staff are unanimously proud to work at the school
and feel that leaders 'genuinely care' about their well-being."

We believe in academic rigour and traditional values and our children behave impeccably. Our knowledge-rich curriculum was rated as “top notch” by Ofsted. Our school is very lucky to have excellent facilities and spacious grounds. 

We are a family-centred school and value the importance of flexible working patterns for staff. We are looking for a class teacher who has high expectations of learning, achievement and behaviour and enjoys working well as a team. Most paperwork ‘requirements’ that are asked of teachers – we don’t do at our school. We want our teachers to focus on the job they love: teaching! 

We are looking for: 

  • A teacher (this is an ideal post for a newly-qualified teacher) who has high expectations for every child. 
  • A teacher interested in educational research and uses this to improve their teaching. 
  • Someone who can work both independently and as part of a team. 

We can offer you: 

  • A positive, warm and welcoming work environment. 
  • 2 form entry – a partner teacher in every year group. 
  • A research informed school that encourages collaboration between staff. 
  • Continuous professional development to help you achieve your professional goals. 
  • A school that stops unnecessary workload and gives additional release time when needed. 
  • Teaching without disruption – our children love learning. 
  • Family-friendly working practices which support staff and their families. 
  • An experienced and fun staff team. 
  • Excellent support and development from a visible leadership team who look after you. 
  • A vibrant location near Reading with great transport links. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged within COVID-19 guidelines. The CES application forms can be downloaded from our website:

Application deadline: Wednesday 21 April.
Interviews: Week commencing Monday 26 April. 

St Dominic Savio Catholic Primary School
Western Avenue, Woodley, Berkshire RG5 3BH
Telephone: 0118 969 3893/969 1606

Catholic Diocese of Portsmouth

St Dominic Savio Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check is required and proof of your right to work in the UK.

St Dominic Savio Catholic Primary School

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St Dominic Savio Catholic Primary School
Western Avenue

Headteacher: James Broadbridge

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