Year 5/6 Class Teacher, St Neots

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The Round House Primary SchoolSt Neots

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Year 5/6 Class Teacher, The Round House Primary Academy

Start date: September 2018

Full-time permanent contract (NQTS welcome to apply)

Salary – MPS/UPS  

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a class teacher to join our team at The Round House Primary Academy. We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Class teacher to join our happy and caring school. We are looking for a person that is passionate about making learning a valuable and enjoyable experience, to ensure that every child reaches their full potential. The successful candidate will have a passion for teaching and learning and a real ambition to stretch, challenge and inspire children to academic success in all its forms. They will be an innovative practitioner with the desire and ability to promote the vision for excellence in learning at The Round House Primary Academy.

The school itself is very friendly and has a very supportive Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team. It has excellent facilities and excellent Teaching Assistants who go above and beyond with supporting the class teachers there.

The school is looking for someone who:

  • Has recent experience in teaching the National Curriculum in a KS2 Class;
  • Is energetic and can motivate an animated group of pupils through fun and engaging lessons;
  • Can promote the highest of academic outcomes for all children within the year group with clear focus on every child being able to progress, develop and succeed.

You will need to demonstrate that you:  

  • Are excited by teaching and strive to make learning irresistible through captivation and encouragement;  
  • Have an excellent knowledge of the curriculum and an understanding of how children learn;  
  • Are well-organised and efficient; 
  • Have high expectations of behaviour and achievement resulting in good outcomes for children; 
  • Have a secure knowledge of how to cater for all educational needs; • Commit yourself through effort and teamwork; 
  • Are solution driven and resilient;  
  • Are reflective of your own practice and respond positively to evaluation;  

The Round House Primary Academy can offer you: 

  • Highly motivated and well behaved children in a school that is warm and welcoming;
  • An exciting curriculum where creativity and real purposeful learning is key; 
  • Staff who demonstrate a truly collaborative approach to learning and teaching;
  • High calibre support staff; 
  • A motivated, pro-active and supportive Senior Leadership Team and Governing Body who have a clear vision for the future direction and onward growth of the school;
  • A supportive local community with keen parents who are supportive of the home school partnership;
  • A commitment to continuing your Professional Development and opportunities to further develop yourself professionally; 

The Round House Primary Academy is part of the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust, a charitable multi-academy trust (MAT) specialising in the Primary sector. We are building a thriving community of schools that succeed on behalf of their children. The Family of Academies within the Trust currently incorporates two hubs; St Neots and Fenland.

The St Neots hub has five academies; Middlefield, Winhills, The Round House, Great Staughton, and Kimbolton. The Fenland hub has four academies; Thomas Eaton, Glebelands, Leverington and Murrow. As such, joining our MAT means joining an organisation with an array of career opportunities that span nine different locations.

Further benefits include; 

  • Collaborative approach to working including partnered PPA release time; 
  • Access to high quality professional development as part of the School Development  Programme (The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust);
  • Opportunities to train/work with other schools within the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust to share best practice and resources;
  • Centrally-run services that reduce time-consuming administrative tasks so teachers can concentrate on educational performance. 

For a sample of who we are and what we do why not browse our website; 

Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed so that you can see our fantastic staff and incredible children in action. We strongly encourage you to look around our school or ring the Headteacher for a chat on 01480 479890.   

Application forms can be downloaded from The Round House Primary Academy website;  

Application forms with covering letter should be sent to: or posted to:  

HR Office, Winhills Primary Academy 

Off Duck Lane

St Neots 


PE19 2DX  

Closing date for applications: Midday Monday 16th April 2018

Interviews scheduled for: Friday 20th April 2018

The Round House Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check, two satisfactory references and a Disclosure of Criminal Record and Disqualification Declaration.

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More about The Round House Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: School Drive, St Neots, Cambridgeshire, PE19 6AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1480 479890