St Mary's Farnham Royal Church of England Primary School

Founded in Faith focused on Family and fulfilling Future potential


Interested in joining our SMFR Team?


Current positions can be found below

KS1 Class Teacher

Main Pay Scale 

Full-time & part time considered

Start Christmas/January


Pupils greatly enjoy school and take pride in their learning. – Ofsted


We have a vacancy for a class teacher in our GOOD school.

About Us

We are a family orientated Church of England Primary School. Class sizes are small, there are 25 children per class and all years are also supported by a Learning Support Assistant. This enables us to know every child well and provide a happy, family orientated education.


We are very proud of all our children and of our Christian values, which ensures our diverse community works and plays together harmoniously. 


"Pupils greatly enjoy school and take pride in their learning." Ofsted


We hope that you visit to us to find out more about us:


About the role

Due to both a rising roll and maternity cover, we are seeking a good & outstanding, kind, caring, motivated, inspirational teacher(s) to work in Key Stage 1.


The right candidate will share in our school vision & ethos, including our passion for teaching and learning and drive to fill the world with happy, confident, well-mannered proud community members who have high standards and are respectful of Christian values and of others differences.


Pupils listen attentively to the teachers. They work well together in class when required, listening to and respecting each other’s views, putting their own ideas forward confidently and sharing resources amicably. They work equally well independently when this is appropriate.

 – Ofsted

Why apply to SMFR?

  • The staffing team is second to none, you’ll feel a real team spirit when you visit
  • We have very small class sizes, 25 per class
  • Our children are well-mannered, thoughtful and caring children. They are proud of their school
  • Our staff ‘Well Being Team’, supports all staff
  • All class teachers get an iPad & Laptop
  • Each year group has excellent LSA support
  • A strong Leadership team supports all staff
  • We have a supportive, active team of governors committed to school improvement
  • There are excellent opportunities for responsibility and professional development
  • We are GOOD school – Ofsted


Teachers have high expectations of pupils’ work and behaviour. As a result, pupils get on sensibly in lessons, concentrate hard and try their best.

 – Ofsted


About you

We are looking for someone who will share our vision:


We aspire to grow as a community through FAITH as a FAMILY. Thriving for all our FUTURES enabling us to FLOURISH


Who will enable children to flourish in academic, life, social, & emotional skills


With the following characteristics:

  • Compassionate
  • Nurturing
  • Supportive
  • Versatile
  • Professional
  • Approachable
  • Secure
  • Motivating
  • Friendly
  • Caring
  • Non-Judgemental
  • Wise
  • Respectful
  • Dignified
  • Honest
  • Resilient

Who will:

  • Respect everyone
  • Be a role model
  • Listen & Adapt
  • Apply the SMFR Curriculum
  • Support
  • Give time
  • Be transparent
  • Know our children
  • Keep up to date
  • Provide consistency
  • Listen to voice of children
  • Problem solve
  • Communicate
  • Apply the Gem Project
  • Adapt to needs
  • Provide safety
  • Think creatively
  • Keep children safe
  • Differentiate
  • Provide opportunities
  • Work in partnership
  • Draw on skills
  • Work as a community
  • Value Mental Health & Well Being
  • Learn from mistakes
  • Be resilient
  • Promote a love of learning
  • Value personal development



St Mary’s Farnham Royal School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, which will be reflected throughout the recruitment process. The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS


Closing date:                Monday 11th November 2019 @ Midday

Interview date:             Friday 22nd November