Primary Classroom Teacher, Portsmouth

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Isambard Brunel Junior SchoolPortsmouth

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Start date: 01/09/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £25,000 - £38,800
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust is the best performing Multi Academy Trust for KS4 progress  

£25,000 - £38,800  

We would like a teacher with recent experience of working within a Primary setting to join our friendly team from September 2018.  

We are looking for someone who has the drive, passion and skills to work at our three form entry, Primary academy based in Portsmouth.  Our school is a friendly, welcoming place with children who are full of energy and life. Learning is at the heart of what we do and we believe that all children enjoy their time at school.   

We can offer you: 

  • £25,000 starting wage for all NQTs 
  • Revised Teacher Payscale to retain and reward excellent teaching
  • Children and parents who will welcome you and appreciate all of your hard work 
  • Support from a vast network of senior leaders and other teachers within the school and our trust
  • Regular opportunity to meet and share best practice with the other schools within our trust
  • Benefit from an internationally accredited pedagogy approach to thinking and learning - proven to enhance classroom practice 
  • Team of friendly, dedicated and hardworking staff and governors 
  • Outstanding CPD opportunities, particularly through the New Horizons Teaching School’s alliance, which also offers a great support network for our staff 
  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas  

Our children would like a teacher who: 

  • Teaches us new things and makes it fun! 
  • Will listen if we need to talk to somebody 
  • Has high expectations of us 
  • Is supportive and understands when we struggle with our learning 
  • Has good sense of humour!  

Our Trust: 

We want to employ teachers who are great team members.  You will be an aspiring leader of learning and be happy to grasp exciting opportunities and contribute to the values, ethos and the development of our new school.  

Our school is set in a large Victorian building, with high ceilings and plenty of space. We have a large hall and a large playground.   

As part of the Thinking Schools Academy Trust, we benefit from working cohesively as a family of schools for the benefit of our children, and for the adults who work here too. TSAT supports with planning, trips, events, CPD and much more to ensure that all of our teachers are fully supported, enabling them to ensure that they can deliver the best learning that we can offer.   

What you need to do now: 

If you are interested in working in our Primary School, benefiting from a large support network and you are keen to progress your career, then please apply today!  

TSAT is committed to safe recruitment procedures and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments to this post are subject to an enhanced DBS check and Children’s Barred List check.

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More about Isambard Brunel Junior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 11 years
Address: Wymering Road, North End, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO2 7HX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 23 92663444
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