Class Teacher, Leeds, West Yorkshire

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Ryecroft AcademyLeeds, West Yorkshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Grade: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Grade: MPR/UPR. 

Required from September 2018

Are you an outstanding teacher who inspires and motivates children?

Are you committed to improving the lives of the children you teach? 

If so, we will offer:

  • Delightful, lively and engaged children
  • A commitment to your continued professional development
  • A vibrant, creative school committed to consistently improving outcomes 
  • A welcoming and friendly community of committed staff and governors 
  • A supportive and caring environment

Ryecroft Academy is seeking to appoint a creative, passionate and inspirational primary practitioner to provide exciting learning opportunities for our children. 

Our new teacher will:

  • Have high expectations of themselves, the people they work with and the children they teach 
  • Be committed to driving forward pupil progress and achievement
  • Be an effective and reflective classroom practitioner who is willing to learn and develop whilst sharing expertise to develop others
  • Demonstrate effective behaviour for learning techniques
  • Be well organised and able to work well both as part of a team and independently
  • Be cheerful with a positive, 'can-do' attitude
  • Be able to demonstrate very good interpersonal and communication skills

Please see the Job Description and person specification for this role. 

Visits to school are welcomed. Please contact Mrs Joanne Barrick, either by phone (0113 263 2433) or by email to arrange an appointment. An application form is available to download directly from our website at

Closing date:   Tuesday 22 May 2018 at 12 noon 

All applications must be emailed to Joanne Barrick ( and received before 12 noon on the above date. 

Shortlisting:  Tuesday 22 May 2018 pm

Interview date:  Thursday 24 May 2018

Successful applicants selected for interview will be notified on Tuesday 22 May 2018

Job location

More about Ryecroft Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Stonebridge Grove, Farnley, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS12 5AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 263 2433
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Ryecroft Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational primary school situated in Farnley, Leeds. It is supported by the Gorse Academies Trust, a non-profit charity with the aim of creating excellent primary teaching in Leeds’ more deprived a...