Newly Qualified Teacher (NQT), Croydon

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Gonville AcademyCroydon

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Two NQTs required for September 2019

Passion – Urgency – Positivity – Aspiration – Commitment

Gonville Academy is looking for two talented, energetic NQTs to join our dynamic, highly aspirational team. One post will be based in Reception or KS1, the other in KS2. Our vision is to develop a learning community, which aims to equip students with the knowledge, skills and mindset they need to become leaders in their chosen fields. We had a successful Ofsted inspection in March 2017, and are looking for ambitious candidates who are committed to helping students to achieve their full potential. We encourage candidates to look at our Academy website to learn more about our curriculum, and learning and teaching approaches.

You will be:

• passionate about teaching and learning, with the ability to inspire and motivate;

• an innovative and reflective practitioner who is keen to learn;

• committed to a research based approach to teaching and learning;

• positive, with a ‘can do’ attitude;

• a champion for our students, and a role model for a growth mindset.

We can offer you:

• an excellent NQT programme, led by highly skilled staff;

• opportunities for career development, including fully funded MA and leadership courses;

• enthusiastic, well behaved students, who are keen to learn;

• a competitive salary and benefits scheme;

• an innovative curriculum which staff shape for our students;

• a school that genuinely invests in people, and holds the Investors in People Award.

Visits to Gonville Academy are actively encouraged. To arrange a visit, or for more information about the role, please contact Karen Todorov in the main office, via phone: 020 8684 4006 or email:  

STEP Academy Trust believes that its workforce should reflect the local community and that all groups within the community should have equal access to the Trust’s employment opportunities.  We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.  

STEP Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS Check and references. CVs are not accepted; a STEP Academy Trust Application Form must be completed for all applications.    

Closing date: Thursday 21st March 2019, but applications will be reviewed when received.

Interviews: Ongoing as applications are received.

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More about Gonville Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Gonville Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, CR7 6DL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 684 4006
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Gonville is a great place to develop your career. As well as being part of a highly driven team, you will teach enthusiastic students who are eager to learn.

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