St Joseph's Catholic Primary School


Thank you for your interest in our school, any vacancies we currently have will be listed below.  

An application pack is available to download at the bottom of the page.


Please return your completed application pack by email to  Shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly after the closing date, so if you have not heard from us please assume that unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion. 




The Governors of St Joseph’s Catholic Primary School, Poole, are seeking to appoint a positive and inspiring Class Teacher from September 2022. They are keen to accommodate the best candidates who will make a positive impact on our school and standards. The post will suit a candidate in the early years of their career or on the Main Payscale. We also welcome applications from NQT teachers. 

The post is initially for 2 terms, possibly increasing to 3 terms.


We offer:

  • A welcoming school with a strong Catholic ethos
  • Children who are polite, happy and motivated to learn
  • A supportive staff team who genuinely want the best for our pupils
  • A commitment to your own professional development


The successful candidate will:

  • Be happy to support the Catholic ethos of our school
  • Be committed to creating challenge, excitement, creativity and independence in learning
  • Be dedicated to raising standards and be a good role model
  • Have excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Be dynamic, resilient and hard working with a positive nature
  • Be able to work as part of a team and establish positive relationships with pupils, parents, governors and staff
  • Have a reflective and evaluative approach to their practice

Required September 2022

Salary: Teachers Mainscale

Contract: Maternity cover, 2 terms initially, possibly increasing to 3 terms.


Applicants are encouraged to view our website for further information about the school (  For further details or to visit the school please telephone 01202 741932.

To apply, please download the application pack below.  Your application pack should be emailed to before the closing date.

Closing Date: Midday, Monday 27 June 2022      Interviews: Thursday 30 June 2022

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.


Please ensure all forms are completed and returned by email to before the closing date. 

Teacher Application Form

Teacher Job Description.pdf

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form

Recruitment Monitoring Information Form


Sancreed Road, Poole, Dorset, BH12 4DZ

01202 741932