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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    6 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 April 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to recruit a dynamic and inspiring class teacher with the passion and enthusiasm to model the high standards and expectations within our academy. You will be part of a creative and professional team, with a strong desire to help us build upon our achievements and shape the future of Oasis Academy Skinner Street. The successful candidate will be based in KS1 or KS2, depending on their strengths.

We place a high value on wellbeing for staff and pupils and have been awarded the Silver Medway Workplace Wellbeing Award in recognition of this.

By being part of the Oasis family of over 50 academies you will benefit from a strong support network and partnership within the region and nationally. You will have many opportunities to develop and share best practice to drive continual improvement, including through national improvement networks and access to a competitive CPD Programme nationally.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • The experience and ability to plan for and deliver quality first teaching.
  • Knowledge of a range of primary school interventions and provisions,
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to work well as part of a team

What the school offers its staff

When you join the Oasis family there are a number of offers you’ll receive that make us stand out as an employer of choice. These include but are not limited to:

  • Defined benefit pension scheme (inc. life cover, lower tax, set rate 1/49 and ill health cover) - average input of 22.5% from us!
  • Access to free national counselling service
  • Access to bespoke Employee Assistance programme including counselling, financial wellbeing planning, menopause counselling, nurse support services, GP 24/7 service and physiotherapy.
  • Free eye tests
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Dress Down Friday for all academy staff
  • A lively environment with colleagues who care

Whether you are an established teacher or an ECT wishing to start your career, if you have the drive for developing pupils’ potential as well as making a wider school impact, we would love to hear from you.

Further details about the role

If you have read the recruitment information attached and would like to arrange a visit to the academy, please email principal@oasisskinnerstreet.org

We do reserve the right to close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications. Therefore, early application is strongly encouraged.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Oasis Academy Skinner Street

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
410 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01634 850213

Our children and families come first and we are passionately committed to giving our young people the best education possible in the formative stages of their lives. At Oasis Academy Skinner Street we take great pride in our students, we aspire to create opportunities for them to flourish academically and to form their good character.

When our students leave us, we want them to be self-confident, to know how to build and sustain strong relationships, to have high aspirations and to have achieved their very best.
We want our students to embrace and contribute to the life of the school, both through their learning and by taking part in our extensive range of enrichment and leadership activities. We are proud of our partnership with parents and value their support to fulfil our vision.

We want every student to enjoy their time with us and to leave with fond memories that they will cherish forever. Our children leave us prepared for responsible adulthood taking with them principled values that will impact positively on their own lives, and those of others, to make for a better world.

Our vision for the school is summed up as Inspire, Challenge and Achieve.

Inspire – every member of Oasis Academy Skinner Street to take every opportunity in and out of the classroom to learn and flourish.

Challenge – everyone to be the best they can be.

Achieve – success in all aspects of life.

We look forward to welcoming you to our family.

Arranging a visit to Oasis Academy Skinner Street

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email principal@oasisskinnerstreet.org.

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