Staff Vacancies

We currently have 1 Teaching staff vacancy and 2 Teaching Assistant vacancy at this time 


Advert Request Form

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
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 – 01/01/19 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 – M6b (M7) – £22,244 to £32,831
Visits to the school Can be made for Wednesday 8h May 2019

“     “      “       “  Wednesday 15th may 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)

Noon Monday 20th May 2019
Shortlisting Date:

(If known)

Shortlisted applicants will be observed teaching the week commencing 20th May 2019
Date Of Interviews:

(If known)

24th May 2019
Employment Start Date:

(If unknown state ASAP or TBC)

1st September 2019
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

Job Discription and Person Specification

Application Form


2 Teaching Assistants

The Governors are looking to appoint two enthusiastic and dedicated teaching assistants, who can inspire pupils to reach their potential. These positions are, Full Time, Term Time Only.

  • Location:Manchester
  • Salary:Grade 4 £19,554 to £21,166 pa pro rata
  • Contract:Full Time Temp
  • Applications Close:24 May 2019 12:00
  • Start Date:01/09/2019

Job details

The successful candidates need to be confident working across a range of ability levels and age groups.

We are looking for a candidate who:

  • is able to set the highest standards for themselves and pupils
  • is committed to their own personal & professional development
  • is able to demonstrate evidence of a high level of commitment to the needs of all pupils and supports the inclusive ethos of the school and believes that every child should have the opportunity to fulfill their potential
  • is able to demonstrate good use of IT to support learning
  • is organised
  • is able to communicate effectively with staff, parents and pupils


We can offer:

  • An innovative and forward thinking school
  • A commitment to a high standard of personal & professional development
  • 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 motivated, dedicated teaching assistants to work in our outstanding school.

The successful candidates must have some previous experience of working in an educational establishment or working with children, and preferably hold qualifications to degree level.

The candidates must have good communication skills, be caring and fair and be able to work alongside a class teacher to ensure the children’s individual needs are met.

These positions are suitable for candidates who may want to train as a teacher in the future.

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 .

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.

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Closing Date: 24 May 2019 12:00

Shortlisting: 24/05/2019

Interviews: 12/06/2019

Job Discription

Person Specification

Application Form

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