Class Teacher Holy Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy, Newark, Nottinghamshire

Job description

Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust and the Governing Body of the school are seeking to appoint an exemplary class teacher.

We are looking for someone who:

• is an outstanding and inspirational teacher
• shows commitment to the Catholic ethos of the school
• has a passionate commitment to high quality teaching and learning and a clear understanding of the primary curriculum
• is committed to encouraging all children to achieve high standards
• has energy, initiative and enthusiasm
• is keen to develop and learn with and from others

We can offer:

• A caring, friendly working environment inspired by a strong Catholic ethos
• Happy, well behaved and considerate children
• A strong commitment to your continued professional development

Applications are welcomed from NQTs and experienced classroom teachers.

Full details and application forms are available from

Closing date is Tuesday 5 March 2019 (9.00 am)

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Applicants will be required to undertake pre-employment checks which will include a declaration that neither they, nor anyone who lives in the same household, is a disqualified person under the Childcare (Disqualification) Regulations 2009 as well as other necessary checks.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed prior to application. Please contact the school office on 01636 689177 to arrange a convenient time.

Essential educational requirements

Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Possess the ability to lead, motivate and inspire confidence

Be able successfully to implement strategies for raising achievement and ensuring effective teaching and learning

Establish a safe and stimulating environment for pupils, rooted in mutual respect

Set goals that stretch and challenge pupils of all backgrounds, abilities and dispositions

Demonstrate consistently the positive attitudes, values and behaviour which are expected of pupils

About Holy Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy

Welcome to Holy Trinity Catholic Voluntary Academy. We welcome all children and families from faith or no faith backgrounds, providing a rich educational experience, rooted in our Catholic ethos within a caring and nurturing environment. Important to us are our family values and our welcoming and happy community where all children can flourish to become everything that they were created to be. This is lived out on a daily basis through our school mission, ‘In every child there is a space that only God can fill.’ We know that life is precious and that every second counts in a child’s development. From the time your child joins us until the time they leave, the whole team at Holy Trinity are committed to doing their very best for your child. We pride ourselves on having high expectations, in work and play, and ensuring that all pupils are proud of being the best they can be. We love to celebrate successes and consider this to be the highlight of any week. All of our children and families play a vital part of the school community, together with staff, governors and parishioners from Holy Trinity Church; and we work together in close partnership to ensure that all children have the very best start to their school life and are well prepared for the next stage in their academic learning. Please visit our website or arrange a visit to our school – we look forward to welcoming you to Holy Trinity!

Boundary Road, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 4AU
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