KS2/ KS3 Teacher, Stowmarket, Suffolk

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Olive AP Academy - SuffolkStowmarket, Suffolk

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking a teacher who is passionate about supporting children and young people who have often found school a challenge. 

Our ideal candidate would be an experienced upper KS2 primary teacher or a secondary teacher who wants to develop their practice – engaging both KS2 and KS3 children in more dynamic ways of learning. 

We are looking for a teacher who has experience of working in an inclusive school and who can develop and deliver our literacy and numeracy focused curriculum to small groups of KS2 and KS3 students with moderate learning difficulties. 

A teacher who: 

• demonstrates the highest quality of teaching, learning and assessment

• inspires our students and shares a passion for learning  

• plans and teaches interactive, exciting lessons which engage our KS2 and KS3 pupils - including those facing barriers to learning and those with social emotional, mental and health needs. 

• has an up to date knowledge of KS2 and/or a KS3 curriculum and a desire to teach in an innovative, creative and exciting way which engages reluctant learners 

Please download an application pack with full details about the role at https://oliveacademies.org.uk/working-with-us/

We are able to offer flexible working conditions for the right candidate. Full time and part time applications for the post are welcomed

This is an opportunity for an experienced teacher to join our multi-academy trust which specialises in alternative provision and which is committed to offering continual professional development to all our employees. We believe that working with excluded children and young people is immensely rewarding. We can offer a place of work where staff and colleagues share a determination to improve the outcomes for excluded and vulnerable children.  

Olive AP Academy – Suffolk is based in Stowmarket. Our alternative provision academy supports pupils aged between 7 and 16.  The academy has up to 92 pupils on roll at any time and offers support to pupils in Key Stages 2-4 with complex or medical needs and those who have been permanently excluded from school.  

The academy offers students an inspiring curriculum with high quality newly refurbished classrooms, a sports hall, art and design technology room, science laboratory, construction room, motor mechanics workshops, orchard and garden.  

Our academy always welcomes visits from potential applicants. Come and see our fantastic facilities and meet our academy community. Please get in touch with Helen Everard, Business Manager (helen.everard@oliveacademies.org.uk) T: 01449 613 931 if you would like to arrange a visit or need any further information.

At Olive Academies we offer all our staff:

o a close and supportive team in a working environment where your wellbeing is a priority

o   access to the OA employees' wellbeing benefits package (including Perkbox, MyGym, CycleScheme, Employee Assistance Programme and more)

o high quality CPD, strong links to mainstream schools and opportunities for career progression

o an organisation which is values driven and has children at the centre of everything we do

o the freedom to be innovative without the constraints of a mainstream curriculum.

Please email your completed Olive Academies application form to: helen.everard@oliveacademies.org.uk

Closing date for receipt of applications: 16th Octoberber 2019 (9am)

Interviews to be held at Olive AP Academy – Suffolk in Stowmarket on 18th October 2019.

More about Olive AP Academy - Suffolk
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 16 years
Address: Chilton Way, Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1SZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1449 613931