Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in joining our team. Please note Morley Memorial Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks and a disqualification declaration are required for these posts. Before applying for a position please take the time to familiarise yourself with the  following important documents.

Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy 2019-20

Safeguarding Policy (Covid 19 arrangements) April 2020

MMPS Whistleblowing Policy. Mar 2020

Finance Officer 

We are looking for a Finance Officer to join our office staff.

The salary is Grade 3 2020 SCP 6 £19,698, to be pro-rated for part time working). The hours of work are 14.8 hours per week during term time, exact days to be agreed (plus approx. 5 days during the school holidays/inset days by agreement.)

We are a happy, friendly school with a supportive staff team. Our aspirations for the children will be achieved by providing the teaching staff with excellent office support. Our ideal candidate will have experience of working in a finance role in a school, or other organisation, which will enable them to deliver effective management of the school finances in conjunction with the Business Manager. They should also be able to adapt to all aspects of working in a busy school office, show initiative and take the lead in providing a friendly welcome to all visitors, parents and pupils. Strong IT skills will also be an advantage.  Full details of the role are in the job description

A recruitment pack is available from the school 

We very much look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible and by Tuesday 13th October 2020. Shortlisting will be based upon each applicant’s capacity to demonstrate how they meet the criteria.

Finance Officer Job Description and Person Specification September 2020

Playworker Required for Spectrum

Part- time
Scale 1 (point 3-4) £9.36-£9.55 per hour

Want to get paid to play? Working to facilitate fun indoors and outside, all year round!

Morley Memorial Primary School have Playworker vacancies from March 2020, and we’re looking for new members to join our team of staff to provide a play-based childcare provision for children in Breakfast, After-School Club and Holiday Clubs (Spectrum). Spectrum is a fun and busy club, where the children feel at home in a welcoming and stimulating environment. Breakfast Club provision runs from 0730-0845 and After-School Club from 1500-1800 Monday to Friday during term-time. Optional Casual Hours are available between 0800-1800 in school holidays and teacher training days.

We currently have vacancies for afternoon hours however there is scope for additional hours at breakfast club, during school lunchtimes and holidays. Hours are open to negotiation but letters of application should indicate availability.

Applicants should be enthusiastic, patient, conscientious and aware of their duty of care to the children in the setting. Flexibility and teamwork skills are obviously crucial, as is a sense of ebullience and the desire to play. Successful applicants will be expected to adhere to all policies and procedures of the setting and undertake appropriate training to compliment any existing qualifications and experience.

For more information on the position and for application details please phone the school office on 01223 508786 or email

Closing date for applications: 23 October 2020

Interview date for shortlisted candidates will take place on a rolling basis.

Playworker Job Description and Person Specification March 2020

If you are applying for a post as a teacher please complete a MMPS Teacher-Employment-Application-Form-Sept 2017 . For all other posts please complete a MMPS Support-Staff-Application-Form-Jan 201