Beaford Community

Primary and Nursery School

Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon EX19 8LJ

01805 603263


Vacancies at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School

General Guidance

  • All of our vacancies are displayed on the website, we therefore do not accept speculative applications. We only accept applications completed on our official application forms.

  • Your application must be received by 12 noon on the closing date.

  • We do not accept CVs or late applications

  • No agencies please

  • To apply for the positions shown you can either email your application to or post a completed application form to the school at Beaford Community Primary & Nursery School, Beaford, Winkleigh, Devon, EX19 8LJ.  

  • Because of the large volume of applications we receive, it is not possible to reply to unsuccessful applicants. If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been successful in securing an interview on this occasion. However, please do not let this dissuade you from applying for future vacancies should they arise.

Safeguarding Statement

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


DBS Checks and References

Enhanced DBS disclosures and satisfactory references are required for all staff and  volunteers.


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Current Vacancies

KS2 (Year 5 & 6) Teacher - MPS/UPS

Required to start 1st September 2019.


We are seeking to appoint an experienced teacher with an exemplary teaching record and an interest in future leadership, to take on responsibility for an upper KS2 class within our vibrant and innovative primary school. This is an exciting position which will provide an opportunity for a dynamic, forward thinking practitioner to put their skills into practice and contribute fully to the future development of our friendly village school.

 Beaford Primary Community and Nursery School is an outstanding, rural, community school, where emphasis is placed on supporting the whole child through every aspect of development. We aim to promote and develop lifelong learning for all through a challenging, personalised curriculum that is both creative and stimulating. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead and develop inclusive provision across the school. An interest in SEND would be an advantage but is not essential.

An understanding of principles of effective practice, a reflective but dynamic approach, good communication skills and a passion for making a difference for all children, are essential requirements for this post.

 We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this committement.  This role requires a DBS disclosure. This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

Closing date: 2nd May 2019

Job Description

Person Specification

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