Classroom Teacher Cedar Children's Academy, Rochester, Kent

Job description

We require a Classroom Teacher for a fixed term contract for a Year 1 Classroom Teacher. You will be willing to take the opportunity to play a full part in the further development of our school and join us in our aims to make learning irresistible and to provide a nurturing and safe environment for everyone.

We welcome applications from both NQTs and experienced teachers.

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust pays a minimum salary of £25,750 to Newly Qualified Teachers.

An exciting opportunity to join a three form entry, newly federated academy based in the Strood area. We are lucky enough have an inspiring workforce at our school who show relentless dedication to school improvement. Pupils of Cedar Children’s Academy are proud of their school and have an exciting environment around them to learn in. We celebrate everyone’s success and provide each pupil with the life chances they deserve. We are relentless in pursuing the best and show love, care and hope for all our pupils who will become young adults of the future.

Essential educational requirements

What you will need to succeed:

QTS and recent experience of working within a Primary setting
Excellent classroom practice with high expectations for achievements and behaviour
Be able to plan and deliver a creative and stimulating curriculum
Dedicated to ensure that all of our children achieve their very best
Passionate about teaching and learning and have a positive outlook
Excellent interpersonal skills
Good or Outstanding practiceHigh expectations for yourself and the children

Essential qualifications

QTS and recent experience of working within a Primary setting

Essential skills and experience

QTS and recent experience of working within a Primary setting

Employee benefits

Minimum starting salary £25,750 for all NQTs
Revised Teacher Payscale to retain and reward excellent teachers
The opportunity to work with happy and well behaved children who are excited about learning
Work with parents who are supportive of our school values and ethos
Vast support network from senior leaders and other teachers within the school and our trust
Regular opportunities to meet and share best practice with the relevant year group teachers of the other 4 Medway Primary Schools within our trust
Benefit from an internationally accredited pedagogy approach to thinking and learning, which has been proven to enhance classroom practice
Excellent CPD opportunities, particularly through the New Horizons Teaching School’s alliance, which also offers a great support network for our staff
Brand new facilities - the school building offers lots of space and intervention and breakout areas, we also have three playgrounds
Free parking in our large staff carpark
Located within a modern housing estate and with excellent links to the M2 and A2.
Reduced membership of a fully-equipped fitness suite and classes
A24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas

About Cedar Children's Academy

Cedar Road, Rochester, Kent, ME2 2JP
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