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  • Start date details

    September 24

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

MPS1 - MPS6 (£30,000 - £41,333)

Class Teacher - EYFS job summary

Crofton Infants School joined Waterton Academy Trust in 2015. The Trust consists of 13 primary phase schools and 1 pre-school in the Wakefield and Barnsley area. As part of this Trust both staff and children enjoy varied opportunities for collaboration in all areas of the curriculum.

The school is committed to providing a stimulating, creative environment so that all children enjoy learning, make outstanding progress and reach their potential. By offering a language-rich and diverse curriculum, the school is constantly striving to provide high-quality learning opportunities, which engage, challenge and inspire all our pupils. We are seeking to appoint an approachable, empathetic, resilient teacher with a passion for early years teaching to work within the early years team.

In choosing a class teacher, we will be looking for someone who:

Is an excellent teacher who can inspire and motivate children to achieve their full potential

Is committed to achieving the best outcomes for all pupils and has a track record of improving standards

Is innovative and is able to offer high-quality learning experiences

Has high expectations of pupils as well as themselves

Is able to contribute fully to school life and has a drive and determination to contribute to whole school developments

Is committed to on-going professional development

Has great interpersonal skills and is able to work well as part of a team

Has good communication skills with children, colleagues, parents and visitors

Is not afraid to roll their sleeves up or work hard

In return we can offer:

The support and expertise of the school's outstanding leadership team and governing body with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning

Children who love learning

A stimulating and creative learning environment

An opportunity to work with a passionate and dedicated team of staff

A happy and caring school community

A commitment to support your continued professional development through a network of experienced professionals across the primary academies within Waterton Academy Trust

The opportunity to contribute to school improvement

A health and wellbeing package

A cycle to work scheme

An excellent pension package

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.

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About Crofton Infant School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 7
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
203 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 7

School location

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