Class Teacher KS2

Rushden Primary Academy, Rushden, Northamptonshire


Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary MPR/UPR

Job summary

Are you an ambitious KS2 Primary Teacher looking for your next opportunity? We are looking for someone to join us on a fixed term contract to cover a period of maternity. There is a strong chance that this role could lead to a permanent role with us in the future for the right candidate.

About you:
The successful candidate will deliver a broad curriculum, mixing academic achievement and progress with the life skills and compassion that pupils need to thrive in the modern world.

We’re looking for a KS2 Teacher who:
- can engage and enthuse pupils and staff through a commitment to quality learning
- is enthusiastic and motivated about helping children achieve their potential
- can contribute to the further development of a strong and forward looking team
- can be innovative in their techniques to motivate young learners
- is able to make positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike
- has experience within Years 5 and 6

If you wish to dicsuss the role further, please email us at

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.

Employee benefits

Working for GAT, means you can be assured that you will be contributing to our mission to enable every child to achieve their best. All our academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the central team to enable them to focus on teaching and learning. 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.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 324 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Rushden Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Rushden Primary Academy

About us:
The Rushden Primary Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust, opened in September 2015 and will grow year on year until it reaches full capacity in September 2021. The Academy boasts a state-of-the-art building with a dedicated team, led by the Principal Liza Davies, who aims to provide a vibrant, purposeful environment for children to learn. They are passionate about helping all children to succeed, supporting their development to become sociable members of the community.

School location

Goulsbra Road, Rushden, Northamptonshire, NN10 0YX