Class Teacher – Year 4, Nottingham

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Nottingham Academy (Primary)Nottingham

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Start date: Required as soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPR (£22,467- £38,250)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Role

As a Class Teacher for the Primary Phase of our academy you will be expected to engage and enthuse learners through a commitment to outstanding teaching and learning. We need someone with the energy and passion to help make our curriculum truly memorable. To succeed you must be innovative in your techniques to motivate and inspire young people; you will also be a great team player and first-class communicator. NQTs are welcome to apply. 

About Us

Part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), we are one of the largest 3-19 schools in the country, boasting our own nursery, primary, secondary and sixth form provisions.

We pride ourselves on having an outstanding staff team, committed to providing the best for every child. We encourage the children to develop confidence and independence by ensuring positive attitudes and high standards. Our impressive new buildings provide an excellent learning environment for our younger Academy pupils. The most recent Ofsted in November 2015 judged the academy consistently ‘Good’ and commented that despite its increasing size, it feels calm and orderly and has an atmosphere focused on learning. 

In Return

Joining us, you can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed no matter what their background. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce whether that be through ensuring a fair workload or offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth. 

For NQTs looking to join the Trust, you can be assured that we will invest in developing your practice to ensure you succeed. All NQTs are required to attend the NQT development programme where you will be taken through a range of core areas of professional development, including induction and training days where all the NQTs from the Trust are brought together. This training doesn’t stop at NQTs as our Learning Alliance also offers programmes for Teachers looking to develop techniques and strategies to improve classroom practice.

Visits are warmly welcomed. Please contact or call Dawn Varley, PA to the Head of School on 0115 7483385 to arrange a mutually convenient time. 

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Closing date: Noon on 17th October 2017. 

Interview date: 18th/19th October 2017. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks; therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

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More about Nottingham Academy (Primary)
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: (Part of Greenwood Dale Foundation Trust), Greenwood Road Primary Campus, Greenwood Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG3 7EB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 115 748 3385