Great Barr Primary School Academy


On this page you will find copies of the current Teacher and Support Staff application forms with guidance, also included is a volunteer / placement application form which needs to be completed and returned to the school.

All application forms are to be returned to unless otherwise stated.  Please ensure it is clearly marked “APPLICATION”

If you have any questions or queries please do not hesitate to contact the school on 0121 464 2251.



Pre Employment Checks

Great Barr Primary School Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Anyone who is to be employed by Great Barr Primary School Academy will be subject to certain pre-employment checks.

These include (all staff):

  • An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).
  • A Children’s Barred List check (CBL).
  • Two pre interview references for posts that directly involve working with children. These will usually be the candidate’s current employer and previous employer.
  • Right to Work
  • Pre-employment medical screening

Teaching Staff:

  • Teachers who have failed induction or probation
  • General Teaching Council for England (GTCE) sanctions
  • Teachers and others prohibited from the profession
  • Teachers sanctioned in other EEA member states
  • Section 128 barring directions

Teaching Application Documents

 Teaching Application Form Sept 2016.docxDownload
 GUIDANCE NOTES Teaching Sept 2016.docDownload
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Support Staff Application Documents

 Support Staff Application Form.pdfDownload
 Birmingham City Council Job Application Guidance Notes.pdfDownload
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Pre employment medical questionnaire (BCC)

 Pre_employment Health Questionnaire Support Staff.docxDownload
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Pre employment medical questionnaire (Team Prevent)

 Team Prevent PrePlacement Questionnaire.pdfDownload
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Placement / Volunteer Application Form

 Placement Volunteer application form 15-16.docxDownload
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Useful Information –

DBS information

Disqualification Information

BCC childcare disqualification regulations guidance September 2015 (includes a copy of the disclosure to be completed)

 Disqualification - Government guidance Feb 2015.pdfDownload
 BCC childcare disqualification regulations guidance September 2015.pdfDownload
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Online Disclosure checking service (DBS)