This job expired on 2 July 2021

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    2 July 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    16 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Contract type
Fixed term (12 months)

Job summary

 Whether you're experienced or wishing to gain experience in your NQT year, we want to hear from YOU.  The successful candidate will join a highly ambitious team who truly are dedicated in making a real difference to the lives of children at this wonderful school. As part of the Summit Learning Trust, you will have bespoke professional development opportunities regardless of whether you are newly qualified or experienced. You will also have the opportunity to work across schools  Applicants for the post should have up-to-date knowledge and experience across at least one key stage.  The position will initially be for a fixed period of one year.  Are you our newest recruit? Are you ready to really make a difference and join us on our journey?   This is a very exciting position for a teacher who is seeking excellent development opportunities. The successful candidate will:  ·         Have excellent communication, organisational and interpersonal skills and the ability to work as part of a team. ·         Be committed to working with parents, governors and the local community. ·         Show a commitment to contributing to the wider life of the school.  The successful candidate will be a class teacher in our school and will uniquely, have:  ·                     the opportunity to share planning with colleagues across Summit Learning Trust ·                     the opportunity to work within a forward-thinking school and Trust  ·                     be part of our exciting journey  ·                     receive support from a strong and dynamic leadership team     About the Trust   Why work for us? 
The Trust offers: ·                     A strong focus on staff care and wellbeing  ·                     High Quality training and support in and across academies  ·                     A clear career pathway ·                     Employee assistance programme  ·                     Employee discount schemes   
Closing date is Friday 2nd July 2021 at midday 

Interviews will be held in the following week.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender reassignment, age, disability, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy/maternity or race.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and we expect all applicants to share this commitment.  All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, including a Children’s barred list check.  

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
408 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
0121 706 2168

About The Oaklands Primary School

 “Leaders and the Trust are highly ambitious for the school.” Staff “feel valued and part of a strong team.” There is a “rich and engaging curriculum” in place that “stimulates pupils’ interests and their desire to learn.” Ofsted 2019 
“Strength through Diversity” "Ambition through Challenge" "Excellence Through Curiosity". Here at The Oaklands Primary School, we have embedded the Trust motto into our ethos of the school. It drives who we are as a school and the kind of learners we want to nurture. “Mighty Oaks from Little Acorns Grow” 
The Oaklands Primary School is a 2 form entry Primary school in Acock’s Green Birmingham. As a Unicef Rights Respecting School, we embrace and celebrate the diverse communities that make The Oaklands ‘who we are’. We are proud of our roots- many of our children are local to the school but we do have some families who travel from further afield. 
We believe that here at The Oaklands, every child has the right to the highest possible standards in their education so that they are equipped with the skills they need to succeed in life. We are ambitious and aspirational for all our pupils and set high targets. We aim high because we know with the right opportunities, our children can do it. 
We take great pride in developing a caring, creative and safe environment for our pupils and we are passionate about providing a rich and varied curriculum that inspires curiosity and enquiry. We also place a high priority on The Arts including music, dance, art, drama and film through our lessons and extra-curricular opportunities. 

Arranging a visit to The Oaklands Primary School

 If this role interests you, we would love to hear from you. Please contact the school office on 0121 706 2168 to arrange an informal visit and to meet our fabulous pupils. 

School location

Dolphin Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B27 7BT

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