Orchard Park Community Primary School


We currently have one staff vacancy at Orchard Park.  We are looking for a Teacher to join our team.  


Upper Key Stage 2 Teaching Vacancy with TLR


Are you looking to teach within a successful and forward thinking school where progress and outcomes for pupils are strong?  Do you value a broad curriculum that inspires pupils, creating a climate of high aspiration?  Do you want to help drive successful improvement in a city school, serving a new and growing community?  Have you been searching for a school that provides outstanding professional development to enable you to take those next professional steps?   Are you looking to lead a whole school priority or a phase within the school?  Are you looking at developing and utlilising your leadership skills to support colleagues which will further improve learning outcomes for the children at Orchard Park.  If so, we are the school for you!


At Orchard Park we pride ourselves on our positive and nurturing ethos, quality first teaching and high expectations in all that we do.  Our Ofsted 2017 stated that we are a school where "there is a culture of ambition, where children are encouraged to dream big."  We want an inspiring Teacher and potential leader to join our team, to ensure that pupils make rapid progress through an exciting and engaging curriculum.  


Our staff thrive being part of the Orchard Park team.  They state:


"Orchard Park has completely transformed the way I teach.  I have had excellent opportunities to develop as a Teacher through continual supportive CPD and challenge.  Having excellent ICT resources, teaching at Orchard Park is fun and innovative.  The children are keen to learn and a pleasure to teach."


"I am keen to develop as an excellent class teacher and a school leader.  Orchard Park has given me a number of opportunities to develop my leadership skills and I have thrived under my professional leadership coaching.  My career is going from strength to strength which will be recognised by the national professional qualification I am undertaking".


"Working at Orchard Park has provided me with many fantastic opportunities.  I was lucky enough to complete my initial teacher training and gain my QTS at the school.  The support and guidance I have been given has allowed me to challenge myself and thrive in the teaching environment.  The school is at the heart of the community, the children are keen to learn and the staff are a great team!".


As a school we can provide you with:


  • an enthusiastic, talentented and dedicated team to work alongside

  • a school where everyone is valued and wellbeing is of high importance

  • pupils that are hard working and well behaved

  • an outstanding, striking learning environment

  • first rate ICT facilities

  • excellent CPD opportunities and development package, including opportunities for a national professional qualification


We would love you to see our school in action and would therefore encourage you to visit us.


Please contact Lynsey in the School Office to organise a visit (office@orchardpark.cambs.sch.uk).


Please click here for a copy of the full job appliction pack

Please click here for a copy of the teaching staff application form


Closing date:     Monday 29th April 2019

Interview date:  Friday 3rd May 2019

Start date:          Monday 2nd September 2019



Orchard Park CP 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 the receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.