Class teacher

Woodland Grange Primary School, Leicester, Leicestershire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £24,373 to £40,490
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

Are you a creative, dedicated teacher with a passion for education?

Oak Multi-Academy Trust has an outstanding opportunity for class teachers based at Woodland Grange Primary School in Oadby, Leicestershire.
The Trust (formed in April 2018) currently comprises of Woodland Grange Primary, Brookside Primary School, Overdale Infants School, Overdale Junior School and Manor High School. The trust came about through the coming together of a group of like-minded schools, committed to providing an excellent education for its students.
We are looking for enthusiastic, creative & highly motivated teachers to join our friendly & supportive staff team. Our very popular school has its own pre-school for three-year olds where many of our children begin their educational journey. As they move through the school they grow and develop into independent and creative pupils who are always ready to learn. Standards of behaviour at Woodland Grange are exceptionally high and our parents are very supportive.
The successful candidate will need to have current or very recent teaching experience and have an excellent knowledge of the primary curriculum.
To find out more about this position please read the person spec and job description. Please contact the school office (0116 2720401) if you would like to view the school and have an informal discussion about the positions. More information can be found on our school website:
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A full DBS check will be required and other relevant checks will be followed as part of our safeguarding procedures.

2 posts are being advertised: one permanent, one 1-year temporary contract.
Post 1 - Full time class teacher in KS2 (year group to be confirmed)
Post 2 - Full time class teacher in Year 1 (very much an early-years approach so early years specialists encouraged to apply)

Salary: main scale (open to NQT & UPS candidates)
Closing date: 12pm on Wednesday 1st April
Interviews: w.b. 20th April 2020

A letter of application (no more than 2 sides of A4) should be forwarded with the application form, clearly stating strengths, interests, educational beliefs and experiences with this age group.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 448 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Woodland Grange Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Woodland Grange Primary School

Woodland Grange is a large Leicestershire primary school. We have our own preschool on site and have over 450 pupils on role.

School location

Beaufort Way, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE2 4TY