School profile

Carterton Primary School

Carterton Primary School aims to develop children who are:

- Caring and considerate towards all others
- Proud of their achievements in whatever form they take
- Safe at school and know how to stay safe outside of school
- Creative in their individual approach
- Resilient when facing challenges and acquiring new knowledge

Our community is supportive, positive, caring and safe, and we promote physical and emotional wellbeing for all.

About our school experience


We are keen to design school experiences around individuals and can be flexible but, as standard, we would look to provide chances to:
- observe lessons
- meet some of our students
- spend time in the subject/s of your choice
- meet some of our school leaders, including our Director of SCITT (to talk about teacher training opportunities, if appropriate)

Start and finish times
8.45am to 3.25pm - Flexible

We are happy to work around individual needs and can be flexible around start/finish times and half/full days.

Dress code

Business dress, Smart casual

Teacher training

We run our own SCITT programme in partnership with Teach First and have a reputation for outstanding teacher training.

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • None
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.

Placement availability

We are flexible around dates and happy to discuss individual requirements so that all visitors have an excellent experience.

School experience type
In school


Burford Road, Carterton, Oxfordshire, OX18 3AD
Map showing Carterton Primary School

Yes - on site parking provided

Parking available and reserved at our Manor Crescent entrance.

Disability and access details

We offer facilities and provide an inclusive environment for students, staff and school experience candidates with disability and access needs. We're happy to discuss your disability or access needs before or as part of your school experience request.

Access needs policy

Burford Road, Carterton, Oxfordshire, OX18 3AD
School phases
Early years, Primary (4 to 11)
DBS check required

No, candidates will be accompanied at all times.