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 always 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.


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


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Current Vacancies 

Due to the turbulence we are currently experiencing and the challenges we have ahead we have decided to postpone the closing date and the interviews for this post. We will reschedule these as soon as possible. Applicants who wish to apply may still complete and email in their application and these will be considered in due course. If anyone wishes to discuss the post, please state this in your email and we will endeavour to call you. 

KS2 Teacher and SENDco 

MPS/UPS – Full Time

Start Date: 1st September 2020

We are seeking to appoint an organised, dynamic, flexible, forward thinking class teacher to take on Senior Leadership responsibilities within the SENDCo role in our vibrant and innovative primary school. We are proud of our creative, broad curriculum and this exciting position will provide an opportunity for an excellent teacher and current or aspiring SENDCo to develop their skills and practice and contribute to the continued development of our friendly village school. We welcome applications both from candidates with SENDCo award and those who have the desire to work towards this. This post will include a 0.9 teaching commitment.

Beaford Community Primary and Nursery School is an excellent, rural, community school, where emphasis is placed on supporting the whole child through every aspect of development. With around 100 children on roll, we aim to promote and develop lifelong learning for all through a challenging, personalised curriculum that is both creative and stimulating. We are looking for someone to join our team who has the energy and understanding to support the development of our provision within an open minded, creative and outward looking senior leadership team.

A deep understanding of teaching and learning, 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 commitment.  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:  12.00 noon Friday 20th March - please email applications to by this date

Interview date: Thursday 26th March

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. Please call the school office on 01805 603263 to arrange an appointment.

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