Classroom Teacher - Maternity Cover West St Leonards Primary Academy, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex

Job description

West St Leonards Primary Academy is an Ofsted rated good academy within the University of Brighton Academies Trust.  We are a National Talk for Writing Lead School and using this approach to children’s learning.  We use the Mastery Approach to teaching mathematics.

At West St Leonards Primary Academy we know that outstanding learning experiences can change the lives and opportunities of our students, so if you are an enthusiastic, dedicated practitioner committed to ensuring every child exceeds expectations, we would like to hear from you.

Essential educational requirements

Degree Level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Classroom practitioner with experience across EYFS/KS1

Possess a sound understanding of National Curriculum subjects and statutory requirements.

Monitoring and assessment, recording and reporting of pupils’ progress including to parents.

Statutory requirements of legislation concerning equal opportunities, health and safety, SEND, safeguarding and child protection.

Effective teaching and learning strategies.

To have knowledge of the theory and practice of providing effectively for the individual needs for all pupils

Child centred philosophy

Abreast of current educational thinking, research and initiatives, nationally and locally

Employee benefits

As an employee of University of Brighton Academies Trust, we can offer you:
• The opportunity to develop and grow your career within the Trust thorough our commitment to your continued professional development.
• A strong and supportive leadership team, dedicated to the development of staff and students
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme, covering a range of health and welfare benefits
• Access to our employee discount programme, My Academy Rewards

About West St Leonards Primary Academy

At West St Leonards Primary Academy we aim to support all children in a safe and caring environment with exciting and relevant teaching and learning experiences. We are a community that enables children, teachers and parents to work together so that our pupils achieve their best. Our Academy was inspected in October 2016. Teaching,Learning, Assessment, Leadership, Behaviour, Safety and Early Years were all graded ‘Outstanding’. We are very proud that our work has been recognised, and even prouder of the impact it has had on our children’s progress. We are committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning for all in an inclusive environment.

Harley Shute Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 8BX
West St Leonards Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)