• Location: Merthyr Tydfil,
  • Subject:
  • Hours: Part time
  • Contract:
  • Salary Type: Annual
  • Salary Range: £30,000.00 - £35,000.00
  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 01 March, 2024 12:00 AM
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Athro/ Athrawes / Teacher Pantysgallog Primary School

Athro/ Athrawes / Teacher Pantysgallog Primary School

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council

To commence Autumn Term 2024 (pending safeguarding clearance).

The Governors of this happy, successful school seek to appoint an ambitious, enthusiastic and innovative teacher with excellent classroom management and interpersonal skills

The successful candidate should be:

Passionate about education and have the commitment and drive to lead a curriculum area which enables all children to succeed in their learning.
Have an excellent working knowledge of the Primary Curriculum and an understanding of “A Curriculum for Wales - A curriculum for Life.”
Be an excellent classroom practitioner who inspires and encourages children to reach their full potential through high quality learning experiences.
Have the ability to motivate, challenge and support others.
Demonstrate excellent communication skills to work effectively in partnership with staff, parents, governors and the local community.
Have an excellent knowledge and understanding of skills development and pedagogy.
Have the ability to use ICT effectively to deliver high quality teaching and learning.
Have the ability to develop bilingualism (welsh as a second language).
Have experience of assessment for learning strategies.
Have a commitment to professional learning
Be able to contribute to the school's extra-curricular activities.
Have high expectations of achievement and a commitment to raising standards.
Be adaptable, resourceful and innovative.

At Pantysgallog Primary School we are committed to high quality professional development and can offer friendly, enthusiastic learners who will challenge your thinking. We are a happy welcoming and hard working community of staff, parents, governors and pupils who are enthusiastic about a quality educational experience.

Closing date for applications is: Friday 1st March 2024

Shortlisting will take place on: week commencing Monday 4th March 2024

Lesson observations will take place beginning: Monday 11th March 2024

Interviews will be held on: Friday 15th March 2024

Successful shortlisted candidates will be asked to visit the school by appointment with the Headteacher and deliver a lesson to one of our classes.

For further information please contact Darren Thomas on 01685 351813 or email

You will be required to provide evidence of all qualifications specified as essential.

Application forms can be completed online at

If you do not have access to the internet, application forms can be obtained by telephoning 01685 725000 and are to be returned no later than Friday 1st March 2024 to HR Administration, Civic Centre, Castle Street, Merthyr Tydfil, CF47 8AN.


Ability to speak Welsh is desirable.

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council encourages applications from Welsh speakers. Application forms may be submitted in Welsh and any applications completed in Welsh will not be treated any less favourably than those submitted in English.

If you are successfully shortlisted for interview please contact to let us know if you would like your interview to be conducted through the medium of Welsh.

Merthyr Tydfil County Borough Council is committed to protecting and safeguarding the most vulnerable people in our community. Rigorous pre-employment checks are undertaken for all appointments as part of our recruitment and selection process.

All employees are required to comply with their individual and organisational responsibilities under the Data Protection Act, the Information Security Policy and relevant supporting operational policies.