Position: Teacher KS 1 Team Leader (KS1 /Phonics Lead)
Salary Range: Competitive
Contract Type: Full Time
Reporting to: Headteacher
Location: Atlas Academy, Doncaster
Atlas Primary Academy is one dedicated to providing a stimulating, inclusive and nurturing learning environment for our students and their families. Part of the Astrea Academy Trust, Atlas Academy is a vibrant and diverse school situated in the heart of Doncaster and serves students from the ages of 3 to 11 years. We know that every child is special and we aim to provide them with rich learning experiences so that they develop into confident, capable, resilient and independent learners. We expect our children to foster a love of learning and want them to be aspirational and motivated across all areas of the school's curriculum.
The person appointed will lead the KS1 team of 3 or 4 teachers and phonics. The School uses RWInc and is looking for someone to drive improvements in phonics. As team leader of KS1 the person will attend senior leadership team meetings and run KS1 meetings.
If you are the person to inspire our students and are motivated by contributing to a culture of constant improvement, then we would love to hear from you. The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate their ability to accelerate children’s learning, be committed to achieving high standards as well as inclusion, be resilient and have a good sense of humour. As an experienced classroom practitioner, you will join our team from September 2018.
Astrea Academy Trust is committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff, we are also passionate about cultivating and supporting our own talented workforce. At Astrea we believe that we can provide these unique roles by providing a huge opportunity to join a dynamic team.
We foster a collaborative culture where individuals can produce their best work. We welcome all applicants who meet the criteria in the accompanying recruitment pack to apply for this exciting role. Application packs are available by calling 01302 363612 or available on the Astrea Academy Trust website.
Visits to the Academy are actively encouraged, please come and see our aspirational school to find out how you can have an impact on our students and community – call 01302 363612 to arrange.
Closing date for applications: Monday 9th April 2018 12noon
Interview date: Thursday 12th April 2018
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidate will be required to undertake all appropriate checks including an enhanced DBS check.