Welcome to the William Penn School website. You are invited to join us on a virtual tour of the school below. We would also be very happy to welcome you in person. Contact the school using the office email: office@williampenn.co.uk or telephone on 01403 741274.

Current Vacancies


 Required for September 2024

Contract: Full time (temporary for 1 year with the possibility of becoming permanent)

 We are excited to appoint an enthusiastic teacher who will be able to help our school on its rapid improvement journey.

 The successful applicant will be a teacher who has:-

  •   The desire to make a real and full contribution to the learning experience of our pupils and members    of the school community
  •   Demonstrated their ability as an excellent classroom teacher
  •   A commitment to providing a broad, balanced, relevant and enriched curriculum
  •   Demonstrated their ability to develop and manage curriculum areas
  •   The ability to inspire, motivate, encourage and work collaboratively with all members of the school        community
  •   A knowledge and understanding of the current educational issues
  •   The necessary interpersonal skills to enable them to undertake the role

The School has:-

  •   A friendly, welcoming community within a village setting
  •   Well-motivated pupils who are eager to learn
  •   Quaker values running throughout the school
  •   Strong support from highly committed governors and parents
  •   A clear vision to becoming an outstanding school

What we can offer you:-

  •   Highly effective support for your professional career development
  •   Well resourced classrooms
  •   Commitment to effective work life balance
  •   A warm and welcoming staff team

Visits are anticipated, please contact the school office on 01403 741274 or office@williampenn.co.uk

Applications should outline how you meet our essential criteria and what makes a good fit for this position. Letters of support should be no longer than 2 sides of A4 and outline how you meet the criteria in the job specification.

William Penn Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects the staff team to share this commitment. The post is subject to satisfactory references, a DBS check, evidence of your right to work in the UK and an Occupational Health check. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date:               11th June 2024 (12 noon)

Interview date:            19th June 2024