KS1 Teacher - Thomas Eaton Primary Academy
Start date: January 2019 (or earlier)
Contract: Full time, permanent (NQT’s welcome to apply)
We are looking to recruit an outstanding KS1 Teacher to work in Years 1 / 2 at Thomas Eaton Primary Academy and take our pupils on a learning journey which is a fusion of excellence and enjoyment.
Successful candidate will play a key role in the leadership and management of your academy, promote the highest of academic outcomes for all children within the year group and ensure a clear focus on every child being able to progress, develop and succeed. You will have the desire and ability to develop a successful year group team and promote the vision for excellence in learning at Thomas Eaton Primary Academy.
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 young children learn;
Are well-organised and efficient;
Have a proven track record of outstanding teaching leading to good progress for all; 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 their own practice and responds positively to evaluation;
Thomas Eaton Academy can offer you:
Highly motivated and well behaved children in a school that has a reputation for being 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 role to raise standards of achievement & attainment, the quality of provision within KS1;
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;
For more information about who we are and what we do visit our website: www.thomaseatonschool.co.uk
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 contact the Headteacher for an informal discussion 01354 740392.
Thomas Eaton Primary Academy is part of The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust. The Trust is 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 Academieswithin the Trust currently incorporates two hubs; St Neots and Fenland. The St Neots hub has five academies with an additional brand new school joining in September 2018. The Fenland hub has four academies; Thomas Eaton and Glebelands, Leverington and Murrow; a fifth school is due to join in January 2019. Joining our MAT means joining an organisation with an array of career opportunities that span eleven different locations.
Benefits of working for the Diamond Learning Partnership Trust 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 the time-consuming administrative tasks so teachers can concentrate on educational performance.
Initially reduced timetable (in addition to PPA and NQT release time) to support effective Induction to the school and the role
Application forms can be downloaded from the academy website and also our Trust website https://diamondlearningtrust.com/career-opportunities/
Completed application forms together with a covering letter should be sent to HR@diamondlearningtrust.comor sent by post to:
The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust
c/o Winhills Primary Academy
Off Duck Lane
Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Friday 5 October 2018
Interviews will take place on: Friday 12 October 2018
The Diamond Learning Partnership Trust is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
The successful candidate will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check, two satisfactory references and a Disclosure of Criminal Record and Disqualification Declaration.