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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 to M3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a dedicated and ambitious practitioner to further strengthen our current teaching team. At the West Park Academy, we pride ourselves in promoting extremely high standards in all aspects of school life. Our ethos, and that of The Forge Trust, is to encourage our children to be aspirational and maintain a work ethic that will help them achieve their future goals. As a result, we expect our staff to promote these values through their own practice.

The position available is for teachers who possess the relentless drive and ambition to improve outcomes for children. The successful candidates will need to have:

- A commitment to helping all pupils achieve their best, regardless of their background or starting point;

- High expectations of behaviour and attitudes towards learning;

- A passion for teaching and learning;

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer you:

- A commitment to supporting your further development e.g. NPQML, NPQSL, Masters Degree;

- High quality CPD within The Forge Trust networks including a tailored programme for NQTs across the Trust

- An environment that nurtures and supports every individual

- A committed and supportive staff team

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 The West Park Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
235 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01623 460274

The FORGE Trust is a primary school led, multi-academy trust which was
founded in September 2016 on the success of The Sir Donald Bailey Academy in Newark, Nottinghamshire.

There is a clear vision to provide the very best education for every pupil in our schools ensuring the quality of teaching is excellent and the environment for learning encourages all pupils to find their talent and succeed. We believe strongly in our mission to change the lives of these children and have the ambition to be the most successful multi-academy trust in the country!

The Trust specialises in working in communities which face disadvantage and challenge, and prides itself on having a transformational agenda to significantly impact on the life chances of children in the communities served by FORGE schools.

Arranging a visit to The West Park Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@westparkacademy.co.uk.

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