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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    7 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Class Teacher job summary

Please note that we may choose to remove this advert prior to the closing date, dependent on the level of response received. You are therefore advised to apply at your earliest convenience.

Fairford Academy Barnehurst is a three form entry school within a small, thriving academy of two schools, Illuminate Minds Trust. Our ethos is providing Excellence Every Day throughout everything we do. The school is located in Barnehurst with excellent transport links.

Our core purpose is “Excellence Every Day” through:-

Working with children, young people and their families to promote engagement in

learning and a work ethic which will help them secure a positive future.

Delivering a curriculum in every school which meets the needs of the cohort and

supports the development of rounded individuals with the knowledge and skills

to make informed decisions and have agency over their futures.

Offering experiences which are rich and diverse and widen the perspectives of all

of our pupils beyond their lived experiences, reducing gaps and disadvantage.

Encouraging participation and ownership of the school communities by all

members of our staff to enable Trust development through contribution and


Creating a coaching culture to develop a workforce which is flexible to meet

the need of every child or young person within our academies and “future

proofs” us as a Trust in an ever-changing landscape.

Developing systems and processes which safeguard our communities and reduce

workload through sharing of resources and practices and avoidance of


Ensuring the learning environment is fit for purpose, safe and stimulating to

support the development of confident, happy pupils who want to attend school and

are kept safe.

Ethical leadership of the Trust.

If you want to deliver excellence every day, please contact us to arrange a visit by emailing kgahir@illuminateminds.org For further information about the school, please visit: www.fairfordacademy.org

References will be requested for those shortlisted only and prior to interview. Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

This post is considered to be a customer-facing position; as such it falls within scope of the Code of Practice on English language requirement for public sector workers. The school therefore has a statutory duty under Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 to ensure that post holders have a command of spoken English sufficient for the effective performance of the job requirements. The appropriate standards are set out in the person specification. These will be applied during the recruitment/selection and probationary stages.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks.

The school is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

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.

This job post has expired.

About Fairford Academy Barnehurst

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
588 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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