Are you an experienced key stage 2 teacher looking for a new opportunity in a lovely school?

Zest Education is delighted to partner with a wonderful school in Lichfield that is seeking a dedicated Year 5 Teacher to join their team. This part-time position is available from March 2024 until at least July 2024, with the possibility of extension for the right candidate. The role requires the candidate to work 3 days a week from Monday to Wednesday.

At our partner school, they pride themselves on their village atmosphere and friendly environment. The school fosters a supportive community where both children and staff thrive. With a strong emphasis on happiness and well-being, the school’s mission is to build the foundations of essential skills that students can carry throughout their lives.

As a Year 5 Teacher, you will play a crucial role in shaping young minds and creating a positive learning experience. Your responsibilities will include developing engaging lesson plans, delivering effective instruction, and assessing student progress. You will work closely with the school’s leadership team and parents to ensure each child’s individual needs are met.

The ideal candidate will possess a strong understanding of the Year 5 curriculum and have experience in delivering high-quality education. You should be passionate about creating a nurturing environment where students feel valued and supported. Collaboration and effective communication skills are essential in working with colleagues, parents, and students.

– Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent
– Experience teaching Year 5 students
– Knowledge of the national curriculum
– Strong classroom management skills
– Excellent communication and interpersonal abilities

In return, the school offers a supportive and vibrant working environment, where professional development and well-being are prioritised. You will have access to resources and ongoing training opportunities to enhance your teaching skills. The school values work-life balance and offers a competitive salary package.

If you are committed to making a difference in the lives of young learners and are ready to join a school that values collaboration and student well-being, we would love to hear from you.

Zest Education is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

If you are interested in this position or want to find out more, email Ellie at or ‘apply for job’ at the top of the page to submit your details.

Zest Education are an REC audited agency and are dedicated to safeguarding children. All candidates must hold an enhanced DBS (or allow us to process one for you) and be registered to the DBS Update Service, be able to provide references to cover the last two years and successfully pass all other necessary safeguarding checks prior to clearance for work.

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training, or qualifications required for this position are recent school-based experience (within the last 5 years within a school that teaches the British Curriculum) and/or care-based experience within the last 5 years.

The role advertised is for temporary supply work.

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