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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    21 March 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    7 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS/UPS plus TLR 2a

Additional allowances

TLR 2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

We want a teacher who:

  • is highly motivated and enthusiastic
  • is creative and innovative
  • is an effective communicator
  • is committed to your own professional learning
  • demonstrates high standards in themselves and their work and expects high standards from others
  • is able to demonstrate enthusiasm and flexibility with the capacity to contribute to the wider aspects of school life
  • is committed to their own professional learning and is reflective in their practice
  • is aspirational for themselves, the children and the school

We can offer you:

  • enthusiastic and caring children who are keen to learn and parents who show a keen interest in the education of their children
  • a commitment to your continuing professional learning and career development
  • a well-resourced working environment
  • a hardworking team who are committed to promoting high achievement across the curriculum
  • a good humoured, industrious, highly skilled and enthusiastic staff team
  • supportive and effective leadership and Governors

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school or have an informal discussion about the role. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Michelle Connolly, Office Manager via e-mail at admin@shawwood.doncaster.sch.uk

The closing date is 3pm on Tuesday 21st March 2023 and interviews will take place on Wednesday 29th March 2023.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment, further information can be found in our child protection and safeguarding policy on our statutory information page on our website. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The application form and information pack is available on the school by request from the school: admin@shawwood.doncaster.sch.uk or 01302 831307

What the school offers its staff

Armthorpe Shaw Wood Academy is a highly popular school, with a warm, caring, friendly ethos where children and the local community are at the heart of our work. We are passionate that all children should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling with their potential developed to the utmost – Inspire, discover, challenge is our school motto.

We currently have over 400 pupils on role and with new housing developments locally, expect this to increase over the upcoming years. Our parents and families actively support their children and engage in many aspects of school life, including the wider community events, in which we excel.

We are keen to hear from teachers who have experience of leading an area of school, or wish to develop their career in this post. You will need to have excellent subject knowledge of the primary English curriculum and a keen interest in reading. As the successful candidate you will initially teach in KS2, and experience of Upper Key Stage is desirable. You will have responsibility for leading English with a key focus on reading throughout our school.

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About Armthorpe Shaw Wood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
412 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01302 831307

Large primary school in an ex mining village in Doncaster.

Arranging a visit to Armthorpe Shaw Wood Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@shawwood.doncaster.sch.uk.

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