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Classroom Teacher - John Randall Primary School and Nursery

Telford & Wrekin Council
Queen Street, Madeley, Telford,
Teacher Main Pay Scale
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

Job Details

Classroom Teacher

Full time from September 2024 or ASAP

Pay Scale – Negotiable dependent on experience


John Randall Primary School is a popular and vibrant school situated in South Telford.

This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of a small primary school known for its supportive, family-like atmosphere, where building strong relationships with children and families is at the heart of our approach. We seek a classroom practitioner who can enhance our teaching team through inclusive and innovative practices. The ideal candidate will be passionate about teaching and learning and dedicated to raising achievement standards for all pupils.

Candidates will have excellent communication and teamwork skills, as well as a desire to make difference to our children’s lives.

Applicants must have experience of teaching in either Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2.

There is also the exciting opportunity to gain a TLR for the right candidate through taken on a Leadership responsibility.

Please read the Applicant Information Booklet attached to this advert for information about the school and this post. 

John Randall Primary School & Nursery is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check as well as other pre-appointment checks outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education (September 2023). This post also requires checks under the Childcare Disqualification Regulations and Childcare Act 2006 as the post may require some work with children in the EYFS.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and strongly encouraged. To book on to a tour, please contact Jayne Codling, School Business Manager on 01952 388390 or email your request to

To Apply

Applicants must complete an official Telford and Wrekin Education application form. CV’s will not be accepted. We also suggest that read our Safer Recruitment Policy, CP and Safeguarding Policy and our EYFS Policy before applying. These can be accessed in the Applicant Information Booklet. 

Please indicate in your personal statement any areas of curriculum expertise or interests and how this could contribute to our whole school development. We would also like you to outline your educational philosophy and reasons for applying to John Randall Primary School & Nursery. 

All completed application forms should be emailed to

Closing Date: 14 June 2024 noon

Interview Date:   TBC

Attached documents
Application Form
Information for Applicants
Job Description


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Telford & Wrekin Council is an award winning council, and we were recognised as Local Authority of the Year 2022 at the Municipal Journal Awards, and the Association for Public Service Excellence Council of the Year in 2021.

At Team Telford we work hard to protect, care and invest to create a better borough and our employees are at the heart of everything we do. Having the right people, with the right skills, in the right roles allows us to deliver the excellent services that residents and businesses on the borough expect from us. 

Our friendly and passionate teams are trusted by leaders and managers to deliver this ambition. We invest and nurture our workforce and support our employees to develop and thrive. The better we are the bigger difference we make to the people we serve. 

In return we also offer a great range of benefits including competitive salaries, flexible working hours and work arrangements, employee discounts, salary sacrifice schemes, a local government pension scheme and generous annual leave entitlement.

At Telford & Wrekin Council, we know that having a diverse workforce is key to providing the best possible services to our community. We celebrate having a diverse and inclusive culture where people are able to be themselves at work, and everyone has a voice and we know we are stronger and better connected as a result. 

We welcome applications from people from all backgrounds and where our data shows that specific groups are under-represented within our workforce, our adverts will actively encourage applications from these groups.

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If you are unable to complete an online application form please contact the HR helpdesk on 01952 383601 or email

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