[220920] Class Teacher

Goosewell Primary Academy, Plymouth, Devon, PL9 9HD

3 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    October 2022

  • Application deadline

    2 October 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    22 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (1 year until 31st August 2023)

Pay scale

MPS 1 - 6

[220920] Class Teacher job summary

Goosewell Academy, Reach South Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an exceptional Class Teacher to join the School in October 2022.

Post: Class Teacher

Location: Goosewell Academy, Plymouth, PL9 9HD

FTE Salary Range: MPS 1 to 6, £25,714 - £36,961 per annum

Contract Type: Fixed Term to 31st August 2023, full time

Contract Hours:32.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Please note that Reach South Academy Trust is a licenced Sponsor for CoS applications and therefore can consider applications from candidates eligible to apply for Teaching and Teaching Leadership roles (only). For all other roles applicants are required to provide the required documentation where a candidate does not need a Skilled Worker Visa.

About the role:

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational Class Teacher. This is a great opportunity for an individual passionate about education with a vision and commitment to embrace our school ethos.


About the Trust

Reach South is a young and developing Trust which operates across the South West of England with the aim of delivering all through 3-19 education. We operate 15 academies in Plymouth, Bournemouth, Dorset, Gloucestershire and Wiltshire. We are building this Trust on a clear set of values, behaviours and curriculum principles. At the heart of those values and principles is a belief in our young people and a determination to support them to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to become the successful citizens for today and all of their tomorrows.

Our core business is delivering exceptional education for children and young people with a mission to help all pupils aspire to achieve beyond the expectations that others put on them. We do this through the development of a talented and committed workforce. In order to deliver exceptional opportunities for learning, we need highly motivated staff across all parts of the organisation.

Teachers within Reach South belong to a national community of professionals, and benefit from a wide range of networks and development opportunities across the Trust. In time, our best teachers are able to work across schools, develop specialisms and step up to leadership roles within and beyond their own academy. The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike.

Those we recruit are able to demonstrate that theyshare our values, arehighly motivated towork with colleagues, within and beyond their school, tocontinuously develop their skills and pursue professional excellence.

Next Steps

If you think this role may be for you and want to be involved at this exciting time in our development and have any questions about the position, please get in touch by calling the Recruitment team on 07759365064 or emailing us atrecruitment@reachsouth.org.

Closing date:for applications isSunday 2nd October 2022

Interview Date:Interviews are provisionally booked forWednesday 12th October 2022

To applyfor this opportunity, please complete our online application form by clicking ‘apply now’ on the advert.

We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Therefore, an early application is strongly advised.

Opportunities and Benefits

We offer a competitive salary plus TPS pension, great career progression and development opportunities, access to our Employee Assistance Programme with many other benefits.

We’re proud of how we support our staff in order that you have high levels of job satisfaction, are aware of the difference you are making for the children and families you work with and can see your contribution towards our community. There are regular opportunities for professional development and training, and a wider community of staff to network with within Reach South Multi Academy Trust. You will have the chance to visit other local schools, work alongside a range of outside professionals and take part in a variety of e-learning and face-to-face training.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Each post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Reach South Academy Trust has an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring section of the application form before submitting.

Applying for the job

If you think this role may be for you and want to be involved at this exciting time in our development and have any questions about the position, please get in touch by calling the Recruitment team on 07759365064 or emailing us at recruitment@reachsouth.org.

Closing date: for applications is Sunday 2nd October 2022

Interview Date: Interviews are provisionally booked for Wednesday 12th October 2022

To apply for this opportunity, please complete our online application form by clicking the following link: https://www.mynewterm.com/jobs/143826/EDV-2022-GPA-49813

We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Therefore, an early application is strongly advised.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Goosewell Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
463 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Contact phone number
07759365064

At Goosewell Primary Academy, all children are nurtured and encouraged to fulfil their potential by our committed and talented staff. We want all our pupils to be well-rounded and happy learners who are challenged so that they achieve their potential and are ready for the next stage in their lifelong journey of education. Alongside this, we promote an ethos of children and adults working together respectfully to create a safe and supportive environment that contributes to our community.

Goosewell Primary Academy is a successful, highly regarded three-form entry primary academy with a PAN of 630. The Academy was inspected in December 2019 and received a Good rating: ‘Pupils thrive at Goosewell Primary Academy. They enjoy learning and making friends. Many pupils told inspectors that the school was very friendly and that pupils were kind and well behaved. Pupils learn about the importance of acting respectfully and with empathy for others throughout the curriculum.’

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