Vacancy ~ Primary Teacher

Job title

Primary Teacher

Application closing date

12 midnight on 1st October 2017


Teachers Pay and Conditions


This is a one year fixed term contract.  The post will be full time but applicants who may be looking for part time hours are also welcome to apply.

Job description

Danesgate is a specialist setting for 5-16 year olds with social, emotional and mental health needs.   Danesgate is a very welcoming and vibrant place to work and offers significant opportunities for professional development for anyone who is committed to working with vulnerable young people.  We are looking to appoint a teacher who is primary trained, preferably with a specialism in KS1.  The expectation is that the post will be mainly working as part of our Outreach team.

Please apply by application form only. 

Please see the job description for more detail.

Please contact Melanie Shepherd on 01904 642611 or by emailing for further information or to book a visit to look round the school.

Application Method

An application form and further details are available to download below.  Applications are accepted via post or email. 

Please submit completed forms by email to or by post to:

Danesgate Community
Fulford Cross
YO10 4PB  

Interview date

to be confirmed


This post is subject to the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 and as such shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a Disqualification Declaration. Any information supplied will be discussed at interview.

Safeguarding and DBS
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service