Teacher- KS1, Cumbria

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Yewdale SchoolCumbria

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Negotiable dependent on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



Yewdale Primary School is a good school (Ofsted July 2018), with superb facilities located in the heart of Carlisle.  The Trustees are seeking to employ an outstanding teacher who is creative, imaginative, highly motivated and vibrant to teach a class of delightful children.

Yewdale Primary School is part of the Cumbria Education Trust.  CET is a growing multi academy trust based in Cumbria; and is committed to creating outstanding, innovative and inspiring learning environments for our schools and their communities. The successful candidate will be joining CET at an exciting time, as we continue to build on our successes and move forward on our journey to establish ourselves as one of the highest performing MATs in the North of England.

This is an exciting opportunity to join the School at a pivotal time and be part of our vision of providing an inspiring and innovative education for the pupils at Yewdale.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and energetic class teacher to join us from September 2019.

The successful candidate will:

• Be an excellent communicator committed to being part of an effective team within the whole school community

• Set high expectations and have a commitment to challenging learners to achieve well

• Be a passionate, caring and inspirational teacher

• Be self-motivated and reliable

• Be enthusiastic about current research on thinking skills and building learning power.

We can offer:

• A commitment to your personal and professional development and the opportunity to develop your role as a leader

• Excellent facilities in an enviable location

If you have the qualities required, along with the passion and aspirations to contribute to the success of the School and the MAT, then we would welcome an application from you.   

Please Note: The Cumbria Education Trust does not accept CVs. If you wish to apply for this post please complete an application form which can be found along with the job description and/or recruitment pack on the Trust’s website at http://www.cumbriaeducationtrust.org/vacancies  or the School’s website www.yewdale.cumbria.sch.uk 

Please send to sbm@yewdale.cumbria.sch.uk.

Remember to include a supporting letter and ensure that you give contact telephone numbers (daytime and evening) and contact numbers and email addresses for your referees.

Closing Date: 9am Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Interviews shall be held during week commencing Monday 29th April 2019

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit, please contact the School on 01228 830036..

The Cumbria Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS disclosure and Barred List checks are required for this post.

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More about Yewdale School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Yewdale Road, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 7SD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1228 830 036