Staff Vacancies

We currently have Two  vacancy  1 Catering Manager and 1 Teacher


School: Rack House Primary School
School Address: Yarmouth Drive

Northern Moor

Manchester M23 0BT

Position Title:

(Please include any Phase/Subject Specialism if applicable – i.e. KS2)

Class Teacher (for Year 4)
Working Pattern:

(i.e. Full / Part-time or Job Share)

Full Time
Working Hours:

(Please note full time hours for teachers are 27.5 hours per week, and full time hours for support staff are 35 per week)

27.5 hours
Contract Type:

(Permanent / Temp / Fixed Term       if Temporary or Fixed Term – how long for?

Is the post Term Time Only / All Year Round etc.)

Fixed Term – 01/01/20 to 31/08/2020
Is this post open to NQTs?

(Teaching posts only)

Pay Grade/Salary:

(Please note the advert will state the per annum, pro rata salary range – if applicable Academies should state NJC salary)

M1 – M6  (£23,719 –  £35,008)
Visits to the school Can be made for Wednesday 6h November 2019

& Wednesday 13th November 2019

By prior arrangement

Closing Date & Time:

(Please note if you do not provide   a time, it will default to the time the advert is uploaded)

Wednesday 20th    November 2019 12 noon
Shortlisting Date:

(If known)

Shortlisted applicants will be observed teaching the week commencing 25th November 2019
Date Of Interviews:

(If known)

29th November 2019
Employment Start Date:

(If unknown state ASAP or TBC)

1st January 2020
Advert Text:

(Please provide a brief description of the role you are advertising, the kind of person you are looking for and what you will offer candidates)








The Headteacher and Governors wish to appoint an outstanding teaching.


We are looking for someone who will have:

  • High expectations and a commitment to facilitating excellent learning
  • An outstanding classroom practitioner and be passionate about education
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels
  • The ability to inspire, motivate and work effectively in a team
  • A desire to be creative

We can offer:

  • A caring school ethos
  • Excellent level of Teaching Assistant support
  • Motivated and well behaved children who are keen to learn
  • Supportive staff and governors

Rack House Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The appointment is subject to enhanced disclosure by the Criminal Records Bureau.

How to Apply:

Information for applicants:

(If you are providing application forms for candidates to download please remember to state the postal and/or email address where you would like candidates to return the completed forms to)

Application forms, Job Description and Person Specification downloaded from this site.  Alternatively can be downloaded from the school’s website.


Completed applications to be sent to:

Application form and other relevant documents attached to email. Yes Job Description & Person Specification attached to email. Yes


Catering Manager Grade 5 Level 2

The Governors are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Catering Manager, who can inspire to lead the catering team at Rack House Primary School. This position is Full Time, Term Time Only: Monday – Friday, 7 a.m. – 2.30 p.m.

  • Location:Manchester
  • Salary: Contract: Full Time
  • Applications Close: Friday, 8th November 2019 12:00
  • Start Date: to be arranged

Job details

The successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Proven experience and skills in mass catering provision
  • A passion for food and customer service
  • The skills to plan and produce termly menus taking into account, legislative requirements and the needs of the children and staff at school.
  • The ability to produce meals within a set budget
  • Excellent people skills and a large dose of tact and diplomacy
  • The ability to work under pressure whilst retaining a sense of humour.
  • An NVQ Level 2 in Food Preparation & Cooking or equivalent
  • A food Hygiene Certificate

We can offer:

  • An innovative and forward thinking school
  • Additional training with our catering support provider
  • A warm, welcoming and nurturing culture
  • A friendly, dedicated and inspirational team of staff
  • Enthusiastic and caring children from a diverse range of backgrounds

Rack House Primary School is a vibrant, multicultural school. We are a two form entry from two year old provision to year 6 with a Resource Provision attached.

We have a hard working, highly motivated staff; who are totally dedicated to the children at our school. We are a Rights Respecting School and are very engaged in a wide variety of activities, which can be seen on our website.

The Governors and Headteacher of Rack House Primary School are looking to appoint a motivated, dedicated catering manager to work in our outstanding school.

We welcome any applicants who would like to look round the school by appointment only.

For further information please see our website;

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply – information for applicants

If you are interested in this vacancy please email your completed application form to: .

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: Friday, 8th November 2019 12:00

Shortlisting: Week Commencing 11th November2019

Interviews and Practical: Friday 22nd November 2019

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