West Buckland School

Key Stage 1 Prep School Teacher, Barnstaple

Location: Barnstaple EX32 0SX

Salary: West Buckland School salary scales are based on the Local Authority Teacher pay and allowances scales.

Working Pattern: August 2020 start Full-Time

Closing date: 5 March 2020


We are looking for an enthusiastic, dedicated and experienced Key Stage One teacher to join our successful and thriving Prep School.

The successful candidate will be a capable, creative and skillful teacher and will be a Year 2 Form Tutor, responsible for the pastoral care of children in their class. In Key Stage One, most subjects are taught by the class teacher, with specialist teachers in some subjects. This means there are opportunities for the successful candidate to take some lessons in EYFS and/or Key Stage 2. In addition Prep Staff are expected to coordinate a subject area and this can be discussed at interview.

West Buckland School salary scales are based on the Local Authority Teacher pay and allowances scales.

The successful candidate will be a well‐qualified, and passionate educationalist and will be expected to contribute to the wider life of the school and its community, including matches, activities and residential trips. If you would like to discuss the position with the Headmaster, Mr Nick Robinson, please contact via:

For further information on West Buckland School please visit the school website at

Please complete the application form and return in line with the detail in the job specification document. The application should include a completed application form, covering letter and CV.

Applications can be emailed to

Emailed applications are welcomed, but please do not also post.

The deadline for receipt of applications is midday Thursday 5th March 2020.

West Buckland School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service. The post is defined as being within the scope of Regulated Activity.

West Buckland School
HMC Co-educational Day/Boarding School 615 pupils aged 5-18, Barnstaple, North Devon EX32 0SX
Tel: 01598 760000
Headteacher: Mr Philip Stapleton