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Heatherlands Primary School

Vacancy: Maternity Cover Teacher


Salary: GM2 - M6

Type of Contract: Fixed Term, Starting 24th February until 31st August 2020



The Ocean Learning Trust is an expanding Multi Academy Trust (MAT) consisting of six community and church primary schools in the Bournemouth and Poole area; we are committed to working together for the common good, empowering every school to improve the life opportunities of all our children. The MAT has a central management team based at Heathlands Primary Academy, which supports the schools’ Finance, HR, Operational and School Improvement activities. We are soon to enter into the next phase in our development, working with another two local Trusts to combine our efforts under the name of ‘Coastal Learning Partnership’. This venture will see greater continuing development and professional opportunities for all of our staff, still within school environments which celebrate their unique qualities.


Heatherlands Primary School are looking to appoint an inspirational and creative class teacher with drive and commitment for a maternity cover in Year 3.

Successful candidates will:

  • Have the ability to spark children’s curiosity and make learning delightful

  • Be talented classroom practitioners with high expectations of your own and children’s achievement

  • Be passionate about learning, ensuring our children make great progress

  • Be committed to inclusive practice and making a difference

  • Make a significant contribution to our school

We will offer you:

  • Enthusiastic and engaged children

  • Experienced, highly effective and supportive colleagues

  • A commitment to your professional development

  • A purposeful, supportive and happy work environment

  • A school with high aspirations, sharing curriculum innovation and best practice with partner schools across the OCEAN Learning Trust and beyond.

Application forms available on website (see below). All applications to be sent to Sue Smith at

Full post details are available on the school and Ocean Learning Trust websites


The Ocean Learning Trust is committed to children’s safety and safeguarding; DBS disclosure requirements will apply to this post. View our Child Protection Policy:


Closing date for applications :        Friday 31st January 2020 at 4pm

Interview date:                               Friday 7th February 2020