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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 September 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L1 - L5 (£44,305 - £48,894 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you an experienced primary teacher looking for the next step in your career path? Are you passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Pontefract Academies Trust are looking for an outstanding practitioner who would like to develop their leadership skills, working as part of the senior leadership team at Carleton Park Junior & Infant School. This role offers an exciting opportunity to develop your leadership skills while contributing to the continued success of our exceptional school. The successful candidate would lead Teaching, Learning and Assessment across the school and hold a teaching responsibility.

Carleton Park Junior & Infant School is in the top 1% nationally for the progress pupils make in reading, writing and maths. We are an exceptional school that is outstanding for effectiveness of leadership and management, personal development, behaviour and welfare. Our teachers and leaders are passionate about teaching and learning, and the successful candidate will share our rigorously high expectations for the academic, social and personal development of every student in our Trust.

This is a really exciting time to join our Trust, with development opportunities available for the right candidate through effective and rewarding collaborative working. The role will involve a combination of both teaching commitment and leadership responsibility. The Trust’s leadership team are committed to ensuring this school becomes an outstanding school. Whilst there are lots of strengths at the school there are plenty of opportunities for someone to be accountable for significant impact in their area of responsibility.

What the school offers its staff

Our people are at the heart of our success. We have developed a strong culture of collaboration and best practice, with professional development and career planning at its centre. We invest in our staff with support, coaching, mentoring, and a wide range of top-quality training programmes delivered at every level.

In addition to the opportunities for career development and progression, we also offer an exceptional benefits package which includes a pension scheme with generous employer contributions, access to funded virtual GPs and counsellors, cycle to work scheme and many other benefits.

Further details about the role

For further information on the role, or to arrange a visit to school, please contact the team on admin@carletonpark.patrust.org.uk or call 01977 722615.

To submit an application for this role and view a job specification, please visit the Trust website at https://www.pontefractacademiestrust.org.uk/vacancies.

Completed application form should be submitted on the system by the closing date of 10:00am on Wednesday 27th September 2023.

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About Carleton Park Junior and Infant School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
205 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01977 722615

Carleton Park Junior and Infant School is a one form entry school. The school ethos is based on the mantra of ‘Be the best you can be’. We have the highest expectations of our pupils to ensure that there is an excellent classroom culture to allow all pupils to feel that they belong.

Arranging a visit to Carleton Park Junior and Infant School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@carletonpark.patrust.org.uk.

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