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  • Job start date

    15 April 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - until 31/08/2024 with possibility for permanency

Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint someone who:

  • Ensures all children feel safe, happy and able to learn.
  • Has proven experience in delivering the KS2 curriculum in a creative and tailored way, to sustain the academic achievement of all pupils.
  • Has proven experience of teaching children with a range of academic, SEND and well-being needs within an inclusive classroom environment.
  • Is confident in using a range of behaviour management strategies.
  • Is committed to supporting, motivating, and challenging the learning of children of all abilities within the classroom.
  • Can make special contribution to our school community, as a Teacher and a Team Member.
  • Is supportive of the ethos of a Church and Trust school.
  • Understands the importance of Child Protection and is committed to the safeguarding of children’s welfare- both at home and in school.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we will offer:

  • A tight-knit, welcoming and caring school, that encourages everyone to give their best at all times, that aims to contribute all they can to our life as a school community.‘Leaders are mindful of staff well-being. Staff say that they feel well supported by leaders and are proud to work for the school. Support from the Trust helps to reduce staff’s workload’ (Ofsted 2023)
  • A supportive environment where contributions and ideas are encouraged, valued and supported.
  • Happy and motivated children who are eager to learn.
  • A collaborative and supportive school community that is underpinned by the Christian ethos, driven by a shared passion of children’s welfare and education.
  • A rewarding and exciting working environment, that inspires and challenges within a supportive and welcoming atmosphere.
  • Access to a vast array of employee benefits and recognition systems, via our brand-new partnership with Vivup
  • Employment within one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the Peterborough Diocese, with wider development, training and career opportunities.

Further details about the role

Great Addington C of E Primary is a vibrant and popular school, with devoted staff, governors, and children. We have an enviable reputation as being the ‘small school’ that gives its children ‘so much.’ We aim to build upon the school’s strengths and become an outstanding centre for learning within the community.Our vision for achieving this is through high quality teaching and learning, with a commitment to valuing potential in all members of the GA community.

We are therefore looking for a Teacher to join our school and contribute to the lives of our children and community.

We aim for our pupils to become highly skilled, confident, articulate young adults well placed to succeed in further education and employment, and emerge as active members of the community. Striving to unlock the talents of all our pupils, we continually challenge them to achieve their best and develop the skills for a lifelong love of learning. It is only through challenge that students truly discover what they are capable of.We explore how learning can be immersive, curious, imaginative and will challenge thinking, develop confidence, encourage risk-taking and show children how to shape their own futures.

At Great Addington, we have recently undergone extensive site works, now offering a modern working environment for staff and children alike, that retains its charm and personality. Following asuccessful Ofsted inspection in March 2023, parents and carers could not speak more highly of our school, with one parent, typical of many, commenting‘The staff and school are wonderful, and everyone contributes to the community feel of this school.’Staff ensure that they check of pupil’s well-being every morning and pupils enjoy school and the know that staff care for them.

We hope the successful candidate of this rare, full-time teaching opportunity at Great Addington will continue and fulfil this legacy and reputation throughout their role.

Great Addington is a proud member of PDET (Peterborough Diocese Education Trust). We are a family of 33 schools across the Peterborough Diocese, and these strong links make special contribution to our children’s spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and learning. PDET is responsible for employing all staff and managing finances and other central services for the academies within the Trust.

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About Great Addington CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
87 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Arranging a visit to Great Addington CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email georgina.clements@pdet.org.uk.

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