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  • Closing date

    15 June 2023 at 7pm

  • Date listed

    6 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£31,750.00 to £43,685.00

Class Teacher KS2- Maternity Cover job summary

Do you want to work in a vibrant, multicultural school? 

Look no further if you are committed, enthusiastic and want to make a difference in children’s lives. Castle Academy have a vacancy for an experienced class teacher in Year 5 This post would suit an experienced primary teacher who can engage our children so that each child can reach their full potential. Castle Academy can offer you an exclusive, happy, secure environment with a welcoming atmosphere, the opportunity to thrive and develop to really make a difference.

By working for our Trust, you’ll be able to take advantage of a wealth of professional development and support opportunities, as well as a range of employee benefits.

 These include:

Free parking on site

Mobile device issued before you start with access to all resources and email

Continuous professional development and training opportunities

 Dedicated support from our school improvement team

 Career and leadership opportunities within our growing family of schools

A Trust employee forum with representatives from across the organisation

A confidential 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme

 A corporate eye care plan

 Flu jabs for all staff

Cycle to work scheme



We have happy, welcoming children who are keen to learn. We have a friendly, supportive and dedicated team and a rich vibrant curriculum and excellent facilities. Castle Academy is a town centre school with pupil progress and achievement for all at the heart of its vision.

We currently have over 400 pupils on roll. The pupils relish their learning and are proud of their school and their achievements. Our staff team is committed to supporting and developing the welfare and growth of both pupils and colleagues. successful candidate will be committed to our values and encourage our hard-working pupils to achieve and behave at the very highest levels, preparing them for transition into secondary school and beyond. We were recently accredited with a Good Ofsted report and would love you to join us in our journey to Outstanding.

We are part of the East Midlands Academy Trust (EMAT) which provides effective support for staff and pupils. EMAT was incorporated in July 2012 for the purpose of establishing, maintaining, managing and developing academies and free schools as world class centres of excellence. EMAT’s vision is that every child deserves to be the best they can be with schools that are centres of excellence for leadership, teaching and learning and where pupils are safe and engaged in their learning. Castle Academy continues to make an important contribution to the Trust.

For more information please contact Daniel Lugg, Head of School on 01604 638679 or email recruitment@emat.uk


A Note for Recruitment Agencies

We have a team of internal recruiters and we advertise our vacancies to attract candidates and not agency suppliers. If we need agency assistance then we will reach out to our trusted partners. Any speculative CVs we receive will not be accepted as an introduction.

EMAT reserve the right to withdraw this advert early if a suitable candidate is found.

EMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). References will be taken up before interviews are offered

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment or age.



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About Castle Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
449 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Castle Academy is a town centre school with pupil progress and achievement for all at the heart of its vision. We have happy, welcoming children who are keen to learn. We are a friendly, supportive and dedicated staff team and a rich vibrant curriculum and excellent facilities. As part of the East Midlands Academy Trust we can provide a network of professional colleagues who are supportive, friendly and experienced. We offer a proactive, forward thinking and exciting journey where everyone deserves to be the best they can be
Our aim is simple, to offer an outstanding education for the pupils in partnership with Parents and Governors.
It is our belief that each individual pupil should receive an education that is rich in terms of knowledge, skills concepts and relationships, developing the ability to challenge and communicate as well as supporting the individual in developing self-confidence and self-belief. We educate our pupils to reach their full potential in an inclusive, happy and secure environment

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