Knavesmire Primary School

Trafalgar Street, York, North Yorkshire YO23 1HY

01904 554445


All our new job posts are advertised on the City of York website but all the information is saved here when we have vacancies within school.

For further information please contact the school, although guidance is explained in the relevant application pack posted when vacancies arise.

To apply for any position, please submit an application form.  CVs will not be considered.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  All successful applicants are required to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Music Teacher

Part time working 4 days per week 0.8 FTE, exact days to be discussed at interview.  Starting September 2020.


We are looking for:

• An excellent practitioner who will be able to deliver high quality teaching and learning of Music;
• Someone who is good at organising fun, exciting, enriching events;
• Someone with a passion for working throughout the Primary Phases (including Nursery pupils);
• Someone who has high expectations of children’s achievements and attainments, behaviour and attitudes;
• Someone who can bring enthusiasm, energy, passion and expertise to The Arts


The closing date for applications is strictly Friday 3rd April at 12:00noon.    

Interviews and observations are planned for the week commencing Monday 27th April (not the bank holiday).


About the post

Person specification


How to apply:

Application form - Word

Application form - PDF


Please see the section 'More information and how to apply' at the bottom of this page.


Evening Cleaner

12.5 hours per week, 3.00 p.m. and 6.00 p.m. Monday to Friday.


We are seeking to recruit a cleaner to join our team to carry out cleaning of the school between the hours of 3pm and 6pm – Monday to Friday.


Duties include hoovering, dusting, disinfection of toilets and other areas and carrying out periodic cleaning tasks (usually during holiday periods) which includes high level dusting, wall washing, removing chewing gum from under desks and tables, cleaning the inside surfaces of all windows, cleaning behind radiators, removing curtains and blinds for cleaning, dusting picture frames and other similar duties.


Experience is not essential but a “can do” attitude, reliability, self-motivation and a willingness to learn and be part of a team is a must.



Midday Supervisory Assistant

Recruitment for these positions is ongoing, with a view to a starting as soon as possible.


5 days per week, Monday to Friday 11:55am to 1:10pm

More information and how to apply

You can find more information about the school in the school prospectus here.


    Additional information


    Safeguarding Policy

    Contextual information

    Knavesmire Aims

    Knavesmire Character

    50 things you will do at Knavesmire


    Please submit a completed application form to the school office by email or by post to :


    Knavesmire Primary School

    Trafalgar Street 

    York YO23 1HY


     CVs will not be considered.