St Peter’s Preparatory School is one of the most successful and forward-looking independent preparatory schools in the South West, awarded Excellent in all categories in our most recent ISI Inspection (March 2020). The School sits in a large rural site in East Devon surrounded by fields with unrivalled views over farmland down to the River Exe; a truly beautiful part of the country to live and work. We believe in nurturing young minds to become the leaders of tomorrow. Join our vibrant community, and embark on a journey of excellence, growth, and discovery.

We are seeking two inspirational, passionate and fully qualified Primary Teachers to join our outstanding and committed staff team as a class tutor and to teach either the Early Years Foundation Stage or Key Stage 1 curriculum.

Both positions are full-time opportunities and are offered as a fixed-term contract for up to one year to cover a period of maternity leave. We offer a competitive salary, dependent on qualifications and experience.

**Please download the Candidate Pack using the Job Description tab below for full details.**

Closing Date: Wednesday 6 March 2024
Provisional Interview Date: w/c Monday 18 March 2024
Start Date: Thursday 29 August 2024

Completed applications should be emailed to or posted to Recruitment Team, St Peter's Preparatory School, Harefield, Lympstone EX8 5AU
** Please note that applications will only be accepted on the School’s own application form. We are unable to consider CVs **

St Peter's Preparatory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Shortlisted candidates will undergo an online check. The successful candidate will also be required to complete full child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Starting Date: Thursday 29 August 2024

Hours: Monday to Friday, 08:00-18:00, term-time

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