We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic KS1 teacher to join our team from September 2019.


Shaw Ridge is a popular and successful primary school and part of an umbrella trust of four local schools.  We aspire to develop a love of learning so that each individual can make a real difference to themselves, other people and the world around them.


We are seeking someone who:


We can offer:


Shaw Ridge Primary School is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Therefore it is imperative that you provide all relevant information requested in order to meet this commitment.  All appointments will be subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearances and references, which will be obtained prior to appointment.  Proof of right to work in the UK will be required at the time of interview.  Staff must work in accordance with the South West Child Protection procedures and Child Protection/Safeguarding Policy, and understand their role within that Policy. 

Further details may be requested by telephone or email, from Shaw Ridge Primary School, Ridge Green, Shaw, Swindon SN5 5PU.
Telephone 01793 871601                  Email:

We actively encourage visits to our school.  Please contact the school office to arrange an appointment.  Hard copy or email applications are acceptable, but must be on a school application form. Applications from NQT’s are welcome. CVs will not be considered.


Closing date:  Noon on Wednesday 13th March                Interview date:  Friday 22nd March

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