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PenningtonChurch of England Junior School

Welcome toPenningtonChurch of England Junior School


Join our team at Pennington Junior School

From time to time we have vacancies for staff at Pennington Junior School, roles include:


  • Full and Part time teachers
  • School Admin Staff
  • Classroom assistants
  • Learning Support Assistants (LSA)
  • Caretaker
  • Subjects Specialists
  • School Kitchen Staff.


We also from time to time have vacancies for community volunteers who help ensure our school is an amazing, safe and rewarding enviroment for our children. If you have a talent or skill that you feel our school would benefit from them please contact us with more details.




Class Teacher Vacancy for September 2021


Pennington C of E Junior School is seeking to appoint an experienced, inspirational, passionate and committed class teacher to join our team in September 2021


The successful candidate will: 

Have outstanding or good classroom practice

Be an inspirational teacher who is able to motivate all children to succeed

Have high expectations of achievement, behaviour and attitudes towards learning

Be able to plan and deliver an innovative, skills based curriculum to inspire and motivate children

Be able to create a stimulating environment that motivates learners

Be a reflective teacher who aspires for excellence in themselves and others

Have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to work in partnership with their job share all members of the school community – a real team player

Encourage children to show initiative, take risks with their learning and challenge themselves

Be resilient with a good sense of humour

Have a determination that all children will succeed, regardless of starting points or backgrounds

Be positive and caring putting pupil’s learning and development at the heart of everything they do


We can offer: 

  • A friendly and caring school that works in partnership to ensure outstanding achievement for all children
  • A commitment to your own professional development
  • An opportunity to be part of a forward thinking and dynamic team
  • Hard working and supportive colleagues who are open to new ideas


Our staff team works together to ensure that all of our children achieve. If you would be interested in becoming part of our exciting journey, please come and visit us.


Please contact the school office for an application pack on 01590 672104 or contact Hannah Burnham at

Volunteer Vacancies:

We are always looking for volunteers, current vacancies include:


  • Readers / listeners - could you come into school regularly at a fixed time slot and listen to one child or a group of children read out loud. We would love to hear from you.
  • Landscaper - we would love to do more in our grounds, funds are limited but if you are interested in a new project, want to do something that could benefit all the children in our school we would to hear from you. Perhaps you have a quiet few weeks or need a project for your apprentice to work on - our school could be the perfect place.
  • Painter and Decorator - could you help brighten up our school?
  • Fundraiser - we would love to raise enough funds for a new outdoor play space for the children - can you commit to regularly fundraising for us, or can you do a one off event - run a 10k, hold a raffle, double our fundraising with a scheme for your work - talk to us!
  • Sponsorship - do you work somewhere where they offer sponsorships - we have a wish list ready and waiting... if your employer can sponsor some equipment or school sports wear - please talk to us!
  • Gardeners - we would love to run a gardening club, are you missing a garden, could you help us plant, seeds, grow on our food and keep an eye on it in the school holidays - by watering etc.
  • Just Giving or similar Co-ordinator - we would love to set up an online source for fundraising for school equipment - have you the time to get us through the set up process, liase with relevant parties and ensure we get the best deal for the school. We would love the for the children and parents to  to be able to sponsored online through school events or their own personal challenges with the money collected at time of sponsor. Are you that person?


Pop into the school office or contact us with details of how you can help. If your role involves working with children you will need to undertake a DBS but we can arrange that for you.


For information on vacancies please contact the school office on 01590 672104 or email