Class Teacher

Scotch Orchard Primary School, Lichfield, Staffordshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary TMS/UPS £24,373 - £40,490

Job summary

Scotch Orchard Primary School is part of The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP), a highly successful Multi Academy Trust (MAT) encompassing 5 secondary schools, 9 primary schools, Teaching School, and SCITT. Our schools are based in North Birmingham, Tamworth, Lichfield and North Warwickshire.

Class Teacher

Start Date: January 2021 or earlier if possible
Salary: TMS/UPS
Full Time/ Permanent

We are seeking to recruit an exceptional class teacher for Scotch Orchard Primary School. The successful candidate will need to be an excellent teacher who will enjoy working as part of our hard working, forward thinking team. On appointment you will be based in our Early Years team and so will have strength, experience and passion for Early Years, but a willingness, experience and adaptability to work in other year groups if the need arises. We are focused on ensuring that each child makes excellent progress in an environment where they feel loved and nurtured and their levels of well-being are high. The successful candidate will be someone who;

• has a thorough working knowledge of the national curriculum and EYFS, demonstrating a strong pedagogical understanding of effective teaching approaches
• is dedicated to ensuring that every child is happy and successful with their learning
• demonstrates the drive and ability to ensure the highest possible standards for all children in their care
• fosters excellent working relationships with parents and carers
• supports the vision and ethos of our school community
• Experience, strength and passion for Early Years

Candidates are encouraged to submit their applications as soon as possible as we reserve the right to interview earlier and withdraw the advert if a suitable candidate is appointed.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent is an essential requirement of the role.

Closing Date: 9.00 am Tuesday 2nd June 2020
Date of Interviews: wc 8th June 2020

Despite the challenges we face, recruitment will continue for all ATLP vacancies over the coming weeks. We intend to continue to adhere to the government’s social distancing guidelines but we will use a range of virtual platforms to conduct online interviews and other activities where appropriate for the nature of the role in a timely manner. Informal discussions prior to applying for roles are warmly welcomed. We continue to be committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and robust safer recruitment practices remain in place.

We warmly welcome visits to our school prior to application. Please call the school on 01543 227400 to arrange an appointment. Application packs are available by contacting the school or by emailing office@scotchorchard.staffs.sch.uk.
Completed application forms should be emailed to recruitment@atlp.org.uk only.

Please note we do not accept CV’s, application will only be considered if received on an ATLP application form.
The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The Post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Barring Service Disclosure. The ATLP is an equal opportunities employer.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 187 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Scotch Orchard Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@atlp.org.uk

About Scotch Orchard Primary School

Scotch Orchard Primary School is part of The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership (ATLP), a highly successful Multi Academy Trust (MAT) encompassing 5 secondary schools, 9 primary schools, Teaching School, and SCITT. Our schools are based in North Birmingham, Tamworth, Lichfield and North Warwickshire.

School location

Scotch Orchard, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6DE