South Kirkby Academy is a school near Pontefract, West Yorkshire. At South Kirkby Academy we work hard to provide an exceptional learning experience for the children of the South Kirkby community. We are part of a unique family of primary schools who are greatly supported within the Waterton Academy Trust. Our vision at South Kirkby Academy is to ensure all our children achieve success through DEDICATION, ASPIRATION, CO-OPERATION and INSPIRATION.
We are seeking to appoint one high quality teacher to join a team who have the highest expectations of themselves and the children in their care.
The post is a full time position and will be based in Year 5 initially for 1 year.
Successful candidate will:
Have relevant experience in the upper primary phase
Deliver outstanding practice
Have a passion to achieve our vision and see every child succeed
Drive the 4 core values of dedication, aspiration, co-operation and inspiration
Be committed to working as part of a team in our school and within our Trust
Actively contribute to the wider life of school and our Trust
Have a creative and stimulating approach to teaching
Not be afraid to roll their sleeves up and work hard
Have good communication skills with children, colleagues, parents and visitors
In return, we can offer:
A supportive team of staff within school and within our Trust
Professional development opportunities
Career progression opportunities
Outstanding colleagues and leaders to support, coach and inspire your developing practice
A strong growth mind-set culture
An absolute commitment to safeguarding and promoting welfare and safety of staff and children
A great atmosphere which promotes inclusion and co-operation
Informal visits to our schools are welcomed and encouraged. To arrange this please contact: Miss S Travis, Headteacher, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone on 01977 643187
For further information please visit: www.watertonacademytrust.org or contact the Senior Administrator, Miss Chelsie Hart, by email at email@example.com or by telephone on 01977 643187
The successful applicant will be required to complete a Disclosure Application Form and to provide criminal conviction information.
Completed application forms should be returned to Miss Chelsie Hart at firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to the school address.
Please state clearly on your application form the role you are applying for.
Closing date: 20th April 2020
Shortlisting: 20th April 2020
Interviews: 24th April 2020
Waterton Academy Trust is wholly committed to ensuring children and young people are fully supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all children and young people whilst promoting their welfare and expect all staff and volunteers to share this responsibility.