Class Teacher Welland Academy, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

Job description

We are looking for an inspirational KS2 class teacher from January 2020 who has a passion for teaching. Working at Welland Academy, you will be part of a dedicated and supportive team of staff with one goal: Providing our children with the very best education through an exciting curriculum. We would love to show you around our school – please come to visit!

We’re looking for a class teacher who:

• has a passion for children’s learning and development.
• can contribute ideas to a strong and forward looking team.
• can be innovative in their techniques to motivate young learners.
• is reflective.
• has high aspirations for both the children and also for their own development.
• is able to make positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike.
• has experience teaching Upper Key Stage 2

We can offer you:

• An inclusive school with a good reputation for developing well rounded, caring children who feel safe and valued whatever their skills and abilities.
• A caring and motivated team of staff who help and support each other.
• Great up to date IT provision using Microsoft Office 365 & One Drive. (Our aim this year is to become a Microsoft Showcase School)
• Dedicated PPA time with year group colleagues plus extra throughout the year.
• Opportunities for continuing professional development, including access to the Trusts ‘Learning Alliance’.

About us:
Our academy is larger than the average Primary academy. It opened in 2013 and boasts a fantastic new building and a vibrant atmosphere. The academy is part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT). All GAT academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the Central Team to enable them to focus on teaching and learning.

Working for GAT, means you can be assured that you will be contributing to our mission to enable every child to achieve their best. All our academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the central team to enable them to focus on teaching and learning. As a GAT employee you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

The staff, pupils and facilities at this academy make it a great place to work. Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged; please contact Rachel Dawkins, Office Administrator, on 01733 563180 or email rdawkins@wellandacademy.org.

Interviews to take place week commencing 28 October

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.
The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential qualifications

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential skills and experience

Newly qualified Teachers and experienced Teachers are all encouraged to apply to this post


About Welland Academy

Address
Scalford Drive, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 4TR
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Welland Academy website (opens in a new window)