16 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    8 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full time teaching hours / Permanent

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

1-UPS3 £30,000-£46,525 FTE per annum, depending on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

Who we are looking for

We are looking for an enthusiastic, encouraging, positive individual who can motivate all children and provide them with the highest quality learning experiences. The successful candidate will be committed to inspiring children to learn and to fulfil the school’s ethos “Aspiration. Ambition. Courage. Respect”. We are looking for a teacher who can demonstrate and show evidence that they possess the skills and attributes to:

  • Be a motivational teacher with the ability to make a difference.
  • Raise attainment and standards.
  • Have excellent classroom practice.
  • Primary Teaching Qualification is essential.
  • Have high expectations of progress and behaviour.
  • Have a commitment to safeguard children in our care.
  • Ambitious and motivated Primary Class Teacher who is keen to make a difference.
  • Get involved in whole school life.
  • An active team player who shows initiative and works well as part of a team.
  • Experienced teachers or ECT to apply.

What the school offers its staff

About our Academy

Greenfields Primary School & Nursery joined the David Ross Education Trust in November 2013 and in January 2020 they received a glowing “Outstanding” from Ofsted.

“Pupils are very proud of their school. They explain that ‘there are so many opportunities here!’ Pupils understand that what they learn will help them to aim for different jobs. All staff are committed to broadening pupils’ horizons and pupils absorb this sense of ambition.”

Through dedicated teaching, a broad and balanced curriculum and outstanding enrichment opportunities at Greenfields Primary School & Nursery we are committed to ensuring every child reaches their full academic and social potential. We make no excuses about being ambitious on our children’s behalf and this resulted in Greenfields achieving:

  • Winner of Team of the Year - Annual Inspirational Awards for Teaching Excellence 2020
  • Winner of School of the Year - Northamptonshire Education Awards 2019
  • Ranked in the top 1% of primary schools within England.
  • One of the top 5 schools in Northamptonshire for the progress made by pupils in reading, writing and mathematics.
  • Artsmark Gold Award, School Games Gold Award and Primary Science Quality Mark

Salary & Benefits

  • M1-UPS3 £30,000-£46,525 FTE per annum, depending on experience
  • Access to Teachers’Pension Scheme
  • Enhanced ECT Scheme including ongoing coaching and mentoring for all teachers
  • Regional networks of Trust colleagues and access to key leaders in Education
  • Commitment to employee Health and Wellbeing including dedicated Employee Assistance Programme
  • Awards and Recognition Scheme
  • Flexible working patterns
  • Benefits Platform
    • discounts on car leasing
    • holiday discounts
    • cinema tickets
    • restaurant booking discounts
    • Cycle to Work Scheme

Further details about the role

About the role

Greenfields Primary School & Nursery are looking for someone who is passionate about making a positive change to children’s lives by providing children with outstanding learning experiences. We are looking for someone who shares our belief that all children learn best while having fun, and who is committed to working as part of a team in this dynamic learning environment.

  • Create and manage a caring, supportive, purposeful, attractive and stimulating environment which is conducive to children’s learning.
  • Organise and manage groups or individual pupils ensuring differentiation of learning needs, reflecting all abilities.
  • Communicate and consult with parents over all aspects of their children’s education – academic, social and emotional.

We can offer you a great hardworking and supportive team in school, together with a wide range of training opportunities including an ECT programme, in school mentor and other bespoke courses from the David Ross Education Trust.

Full time teaching hours / Permanent

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Greenfields Primary School and Nursery

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

Greenfields Primary School stands proud as the oasis in the community where every child has the right to succeed and feel proud of their individual achievements.

Our pupils are proud of their gifts and talents and as a school we strive not only to identify these but to celebrate each child’s successes of any size.

We are a vibrant, happy and caring school where the pupils achieve the highest possible standards. Staff, pupils and parents work together within a creative, active and positive learning environment to ensure security, stability and success for every child.

Arranging a visit to Greenfields Primary School and Nursery

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@dret.co.uk.

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