Class Teacher - Year 5, Withington, Manchester

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Ladybarn Primary SchoolWithington, Manchester

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Mainscale
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Do you want the chance to work in a forward thinking, locally based Multi Academy Trust?

We are looking for a dynamic and experienced teacher to join our team at Ladybarn Primary School to teach a Year 5 Class, for one term to cover a maternity period.

Would you relish the opportunity to work with highly motivated and innovative staff who always put the children first and have the highest aspirations for each individual?

The successful candidate will be creative and innovative in their approach to learning, someone who can demonstrate a strong track record of outstanding teaching. They will be a creative and highly motivated professional who has a very positive, ‘can do’ attitude. A very strong commitment to raising aspiration and attainment in an urban setting is essential.

We would strongly encourage candidates to make an appointment to look round our fabulous school to see first-hand what a special place our school is.

Ladybarn Primary School is part of the Kingsway Community Trust a Multi Academy Trust, which is also made up of Green End Primary School and Cringle Brook Primary School.  All schools in the Trust are Ofsted graded Outstanding. 

The Trust is led and managed by one Executive Headteacher, who is a National Leader of Education and one Governing Body, whose Chair is a National Leader of Governance. In each school, there is a full time Head of School who lead and manage alongside the Executive Headteacher.

Kingsway Community Trust can offer you:

  • A thriving learning community with a positive ethos and innovative approaches
  • A supportive and empowering environment, supported by a National Leader of Education
  • The support of a well-established, highly successful and forward thinking Trust
  • A culturally rich and diverse urban community

The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, proof of the right to work in the UK.

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.


We cannot accept CVs as an application. Our application form must be used and completed in full, making sure you address the person specification. Submissions received without a completed application form will not be considered. 

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More about Ladybarn Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Briarfield Road, Withington, Manchester, Lancashire, M20 4SR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 445 4898
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