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.


DBS Checks and References

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


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Current Vacancies 


Class Teacher - Full Time Temporary MPS

Start Date: 1st September 2020

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, flexible, forward thinking practitioner to take on responsibility for a class within our vibrant and innovative primary school. This full time post is temporary for one year in the first instance due to a pending restructuring of the team. There may be an opportunity to be considered for a permanent position when the restructuring takes place. It is an exciting position which will provide an opportunity for an excellent teacher to put their skills into practice and contribute to the future development of our friendly village school. There is flexibility about where the successful candidate will be based depending on strengths and experience.

Beaford Primary Community and Nursery School is an excellent, rural, community school, with an ongoing commitment to a child- centred approach. We aim to promote and develop lifelong learning for all through a challenging, bespoke curriculum that is both creative and stimulating and encourages an approach of excellence for all. We are committed to continuing professional development and can offer a thorough and personalised induction with an experienced mentor. We welcome applications from both NQTs and more experienced teachers and are looking for someone with a deep understanding of learning and a relational approach.  

Due to the current exceptional circumstances, interviews will be carried out through an online conferencing package and visits to the school cannot be undertaken. We ask potential applicants to view our website and welcome them to email the office on Someone will then get back to you regarding a time to speak to the Head teacher about the post on the phone.

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 midday 22nd May

Virtual interviews will take place over the week beginning 25th May


Application Form

Job Description

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