The Ridgeway Primary School

Job vacancy details

KS1 Leader

Reference: n/a

Location: Reading RG2 7EL

Salary: Main Pay Scale with TLR

Working Pattern: Required for January 2018Permanent

Closing date: 29 September 2017


The Ridgeway is a nurturing and friendly school situated within a diverse community in South Reading, with enthusiastic, happy pupils who enjoy learning and a committed and highly motivated team. Following our recent expansion to three-form entry we are looking for an outstanding KS1 teacher who will lead, support and challenge our KS1 team to ensure all our pupils achieve their potential. To support this position and to secure excellent outcomes for pupils, we can offer ongoing professional development and the opportunity to work collaboratively with experienced professionals both within school and across the Whitley Excellence Cluster.

You will:

• Have experience of delivering outstanding teaching and learning opportunities across KS1

• Have a thorough understanding of statutory assessment procedures in KS1

• Consistently demonstrate high expectations of pupils’ behaviour and of their academic achievement

• Be able to support and challenge a team of professionals who are committed to the ongoing development of the whole child

• Be self-motivated, creative and empathetic

• Be committed to the inclusion of all children and their families.

Visits to the school are welcomed.

To obtain an application pack or arrange a visit, please contact Sue Ambrose, the School Secretary, be emailing

Closing date: Friday 29 September 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 10 October 2017

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

To Apply:

The Ridgeway Primary School
Willow Gardens, Reading RG2 7EL
Tel: 0118 937 5530