EYFS and Year 1 Teacher

Thropton Village First School 

Part of 3 Rivers Leaning Trust

(3-9 years First School, Executive Headteacher: Liam Murtagh)

0.8 FTE 0.8 FTE (NQT and all scales)

Fixed term for 1 year required for September 2019

Closing date: Friday 28th June 2019 at 12 noon.
Shortlisting will take place on Monday 1st July with interviews on Wednesday 3rd July.


Dear Applicant,

Thank you for your interest in this post. Thropton Village First School, set in the heart of our rural Northumberland village, is a high achieving school where children’s happiness is paramount. The school is part of the Three Rivers Learning Trust and we play a vital part in providing our children with an excellent start to their educational journey through a range of challenging and inspirational learning experiences that give them an understanding of the wider world.

The successful candidate will play a full role in our school’s endeavours to fulfil its mission. Thropton Village First School became a member of the Trust in April 2018 and is a school of 43 children with growing numbers in Nursery and Early Years. We are an exciting, outward-looking learning community that enjoys strong links with Dr Thomlinson CofE Middle School in Rothbury; a school with which we share an Executive Headteacher, School Business Manager; Site Manager and Teaching Assistants.

Specific information about Thropton Village First School can be found on our school website at thropton.the3rivers.net.

This is a really exciting opportunity to be part of a successful and close-knit team. We welcome the application of Newly Qualified Teachers. We are proud of the way in which we develop our staff and this current vacancy has been enabled due to the promotion of our present EYFS and KS1 teacher who joined us as an NQT three years ago.

Applications should be sent to: maureen.donkin@dtms.the3rivers.net

We look forward to hearing from you.

Click here to access the job description/person specification.

Click here to access the recruitment pack.

Closing date: Friday 28th June 2019 (12:00 midday deadline)