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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 June 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    30 May 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours a week

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Recent experience of successful teaching
  • Commitment to improving academic outcomes and a drive to ensure every child achieves their full potential
  • Ability to work as part of a team and a desire to contribute to whole school improvement

What the school offers its staff

  • Enthusiastic and
  • Caring children who are keen to learn.
  • An opportunity to be part of an inspiring team that plays a central role in the broad and diverse community it serves.
  • An opportunity to make a difference to the lives of the young people and families.
  • Commitment to your continuing professional learning and career development.
  • A hardworking team who are committed to promoting high achievement across the curriculum and
  • school
  • A good humoured, industrious, highly skilled and enthusiastic staff team.
  • Supportive and effective leadership.
  • Access to the Teacher’s Pension Scheme and our Employee Assistant Programme.

Commitment to safeguarding

Astrea Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to satisfactory background checks including references and enhanced DBS checks. 

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About Lower Meadow Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
297 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Lower Meadow Primary Academy is a 3-11 Academy; we sit in South Sheffield on the border with Derbyshire and chose to join Astrea Academy Trust in July 2016. We have a strong team that drive school improvement and strive for the best outcomes for all children.

The Academy is seeking to attract a talented, knowledgeable, and committed team member who can demonstrate high aspirations for all our children along with the enthusiasm and resilience to support all aspects of a child’s education. The successful candidate will have the
opportunity to work in a supportive, professional learning community that seeks excellence and play a key part in the next step of our journey towards Outstanding.

Lower Meadow Primary Academy has been on a journey of improvement over the last six years and we were pleased to be recognised as a “Good” school by Ofsted in 2019. Our emphasis is on consistently high quality teaching and learning throughout school and across all areas of the
curriculum to raise children’s outcomes and allow them to move onto secondary school fully prepared. We believe strongly in building our children’s aspirations and helping them to become good learners so they can build on their successes each year and achieve their full potential. We use the Astrea Values to help build children’s life skills and prepare them fully for secondary school. Our children behave well and enjoy coming to school. All staff are committed to providing the very best for all children. Teamwork is a strong part of our ethos, with a supportive and nurturing staff and a culture of continual improvement in all that we do.

Those we recruit can demonstrate that they share our values, have the child at the centre of everything they do, are highly motivated to work with colleagues to continuously develop their skills, pursue professional excellence and are committed to providing the highest standards consistently. If you feel that you can support our ethos, we would be delighted to receive your application.

Arranging a visit to Lower Meadow Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@astrealowermeadow.org.

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