Class Teacher

Hazel Leys Academy, Corby, Northamptonshire


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 per year (full-time equivalent)
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Class Teacher to join our team in September 2020

The role:
The successful candidate will be passionate about teaching young children and be able to create a high quality learning environment in which pupils are engaged in their learning. They will also maintain high standards of planning, assessment and record keeping, and to communicate effectively with staff, parents and pupils.

You will be joining an Ofsted rated 'Good' academy, with an extremely experienced Principal and long standing, stable team of staff. Both NQTs and experience Teachers are encouraged to apply!

We are looking for someone willing to potentially take on a subject area lead role.

About us:
Hazel Leys Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust, is based close to the centre of Corby and has a long and strong history of serving the local community and of teaching generations of families. Children from Nursery through to Year 6 learn in an environment that engages, focuses and inspires them to do well.

“The curriculum, including additional activities, provides pupils with a broad range of learning experiences that enable them to enjoy school. This prepares them well for life in 21st century Britain and for their next stage in education.” – Ofsted June 2018.

In Return:
Working for the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), you will be contributing to enabling every child to achieve their very best. All our academies work collaboratively, to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the Education Support Team to enable them to focus on improving outcomes. As a GAT employee, you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

Visits to our academy are warmly welcomed; if you wish to arrange a visit please call us on 01536 202681 or contact Emma Hickinson on

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.
The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential qualifications

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential skills and experience

Newly qualified Teachers and experienced Teachers are all encouraged to apply to this post

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 255 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Hazel Leys Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Gainsborough Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 0QF