Class Teacher - UKS2 (Yr 5/6) Hamford Primary Academy, Walton on the Naze, Essex

Job description

It's remarkable what a difference exceptional teaching and learning can make. We are looking to appoint an experienced and highly capable Teacher to a delightful Year 5 /6 class within our UKS2 phase.

Hamford Primary Academy is a vibrant school within the Academies Enterprise Trust Group that is developing a curriculum relevant for the 21st century. Over the last five years the academy has undergone a significant transformation with a learning community grounded in our core framework (vision, mission, values and colleague pledges). In addition we place great emphasis on developing children’s character in order to prepare them for the challenges that lie ahead in both their education and life. As a result, the six Hamford characteristics of: be responsible, be curious, be resilient, have integrity, be compassionate and be reflective, are explicitly taught and embedded through the assemblies and learning opportunities provided across the curriculum.

Our vision is to inspire a culture of limitless learning and endless possibilities.

Our mission is to provide opportunities to challenge and be challenged.

Our values are happy because we are excited to learn, eager to explore and keen to meet a challenge; helpful because we encourage and support each other, welcome everyone and are a kind, caring community; honest because we tell the truth, play be the rules and be ourselves.

Our colleague pledges are:

Always child centered
Always approachable
Always look for solutions
Always compassionate
The Academy ensures that pupils get the very best opportunities to achieve the highest possible outcomes and that high quality learning is at the heart of everything we do.Our curriculum is built on developing the four pillars of:

Academic skills
Learning power and growth mindsets
Vocational opportunities: finding and developing children’s element or ‘spark’
Philosophy for Children
AET believes that each and every child is inspired to choose a remarkable life. Our mission is to gather and motivate inspirational people committed to delivering an excellent education that launches children into remarkable lives.

Our values are:

Be unusually brave
Discover what’s possible
Push the limits
Be big-hearted

We offer:
- Excellent career prospects across the network, with a culture of looking to promote from within
- Access to CPD to enable you to grow and develop in your role
- Teachers' Pension Scheme
- Something we take very seriously is staff WELLBEING. That’s why we have partnered up with BHSF to provide support and employee benefits, such as a health cash plan scheme to support healthcare, discounted gym membership and a employee assistance programme
- The opportunity to use Google Suite, which allows you to do your best work, all in one suite

Closing date: Friday 22 February 2019

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

Essential educational requirements

You will hold an undergraduate degree in order to be considered for this role.

Essential qualifications

You will hold QTS in order to be considered for this role.

Essential skills and experience

Ideally, you will have experience teaching Key Stage 2.

About Hamford Primary Academy

Elm Tree Avenue, Walton on the Naze, Essex, CO14 8TE
Hamford Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)