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Monthly Archives: April 2024

Nursery Class Teacher Role

Nursery Class Teacher Role

Required for September 2024

St Lawrence’s Catholic Primary School is proudly a part of the Bishop Bewick Catholic Education Trust. At St Lawrence’s we live and learn in faith and love, through Jesus’ teachings.  Our school is a family where we support each other and strive to fulfil our full potential.

The Local Governing Committee are seeking to appoint an inspirational, highly motivated and committed Nursery class teacher who can make a significant contribution to our school. From September 2024, we are offering a full-time Nursery, previously St Lawrence’s Nursery was open Monday-Wednesday.
Applications are welcome from all qualified teachers – regardless of levels of experience.

The Local Governing Committee are seeking to appoint a class teacher who:

  • Is a practising Catholic or is a person who is committed to the ethos and vision of Catholic Education.
  • Has a passion for learning and is an outstanding and inspirational teacher with high expectations of children’s learning and behaviour.
  • Is willing to listen, learn and work flexibly as part of a very strong and supportive teaching team.

We can offer:

  • Happy, confident and motivated children who embrace new challenges.
  • A continuously improving, outward looking and forward thinking school.
  • A strong Catholic ethos where all are valued.
  • A friendly, committed staff and engaging staff who are open to new ideas.
  • An active and supportive Governing Body.
  • A strong commitment to Continuous Professional Development.

Visits to the school are welcome and can be made by contacting Mrs Gouldson or Mrs Kwak, the School Office Managers, to arrange an appointment.  Application packs are available from Mrs Gouldson or Mrs Kwak via the school, by email at office@stlawrencesprimary.org.uk and to download from our school website: www.stlawrencesprimary.org.uk.    All paperwork submitted by e-mail must be signed on interview day.

The Local Governing Committee of St Lawrence’s Catholic Primary School and the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.  An offer of employment would be subject to receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and other pre-employment checks.

Closing date for applications: Thursday 16 May 2024
Shortlisting will be held on: Friday 17 May 2024
Lesson Observation will take place: w/b Monday 20 May 2024
Formal Interviews will take place on: Wednesday 22 May 2024

St Lawrence’s Class Teacher

Making Sculptures for Earth Day

To celebrate Earth Day 2024, we discussed the importance of looking after our environment and made pledges to reduce the amount of plastic we use. We looked at the work of the artist, Michelle Reader and how she uses recycled materials to create her sculptures. We then made our own monster sculptures using recycled materials. Continue Reading

Easter Egg Competition

Easter Egg Competition

School was filled with creative artworks this week as we hosted our annual Easter Egg competition. The judges were blown away by the creativity and skill on display. Themes ranged from videogames and rock bands through to TV shows and more religious themes. Each class chose three winners and our overall winners for creativity were… Continue Reading