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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    19 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    30 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 10 months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a teacher who likes working with EYFS children, and is confident to lead a class at the very start of their time at school. We offer a fantastic and supportive environment for you to learn and grow your career, whether you are an Early Careers Teacher or have more experience in teaching. We are looking for a candidate who shares our ethos and would relish the opportunity to shine in a progressive and exciting school. Further information about our school and this post can be found in our recruitment pack, or on our website at www.academystjames.com

What the school offers its staff

The Academy at St James is a 1 ½ form entry school serving the community of Allerton. We are lucky to have a large and well-equipped school building with extensive grounds and opportunities for learning, including dedicated cooking, music, DT and Art rooms, a Forest School and much more. We also run a popular nursery for children aged from 2 years old and onward.

We are dedicated to providing a bespoke and exciting curriculum for our children, and our recent visit from Ofsted in May 2022 graded the school as Good, with Outstanding Leadership and Management. Ofsted recognised that our school is a happy place, where the school community cares for each other and praised the breadth of our curriculum and high standards of behaviour across the school.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and an online check.
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About The Academy At St. James

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
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School size
295 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01274 777095

Following our recent successful Ofsted inspection, we are looking for a new colleague who can help our children grow and succeed and be part of our journey as we go from strength to strength. At the Academy at St James we value partnership and teamwork and are looking for someone who can model high expectations and has a commitment to learning and continuous improvement, who loves building positive relationships with our children, and has energy and enthusiasm. If you have the desire and passion to support our children to Aspire, Achieve and Believe, we would love you to join our team. In return, we can offer you a creative, exciting and supportive setting within a strong community which is committed to change and the best outcomes for our pupils. We pride ourselves on our busy, active and innovative school, and can offer you an unforgettable experience working with our amazing children and staff team. The Academy at St James is an academy within Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust. The successful candidate will be employed by BDAT although their main place of work will be at the Academy at St James. To find out more about BDAT visit www.bdat-academies.org BDAT strives to be a diverse and inclusive employer a place where we can ALL be ourselves. We encourage and welcome applications from everyone.

Arranging a visit to The Academy At St. James

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@stjames.bdat-academies.org.

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