Pathfinder Northstowe

The Pathfinder

Church of England Primary School

The roots to grow, the path to follow and the wings to fly

Year 5/6 Teacher - Min of 2 days pw to FT

Start Date: September 2021 Closing Date: Friday 16th July
Contract:  Permanent - P/T or F/T Options Shortlisting: Friday 16th July
Pay Scale: MPS Interview Date: Tuesday 20th July


At The Pathfinder C of E Primary School we seek to ensure that all our children receive an education which gives the best possible opportunities for each child to realise their true potential. We believe our children will thrive in an environment where they feel happy, safe, valued and respected. We ensure they are motivated by learning and are offered the best opportunities that we can provide. We ensure that through exceptional teaching and a stimulating environment they can reach an exceptional standard of achievement.


This is an exciting role to be shaped around the expertise of the successful candidate and would suit anyone looking for a minimum of 2 days to a full time position. We are using the COVID Catch Up funding to enable us to have an extra teacher within the team. This position could be a mixture of whole class teaching, interventions and catch up groups and/or PPA.


Our successful candidate will:

  •          be creative and have a sense of humour
  •          be a highly motivated good to outstanding teacher
  •          be flexible, innovative and ambitious
  •          have high expectations for their own practice and of the children they teach 
  •          be able to contribute to a strong, inclusive and cohesive ethos reflecting the school’s Christian character
  •          be excited by the opportunities a growing school provides
  •          have experience of teaching in Year 5/6


We can offer:

  •          a fabulous well-resourced new school, which opened in September 2017
  •          amazing, hardworking children and a very supportive staff team
  •          significant opportunities for your professional development
  •          a chance to be part of something unique and innovative


For an informal conversation about this post or to arrange a visit to the school please contact the Headteacher, Stephanie Lockwood, via or by calling 01954 584801. Details are available via the school website


Applications should be sent, in the strictest of confidences, to by the closing date specified.


The Pathfinder School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS disclosure