Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    Sept 2023 or earlier

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£44,305 - £47,706

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

The Local Academy Board is seeking to appoint a full time passionate and driven, experienced Early Years and Year 1 Phonics Lead. This is a senior leadership role and the successful applicant will play an active part and to inspire our youngest children to be values driven, to be curious about the world around them and to develop excellent language and communications skills with high aspirations for their futures.

St. George’s C of E Academy Newtown is a rapidly growing two form-entry mixed primary school. We are a Church of England school situated in the heart of inner city Birmingham. We serve a diverse community and believe that by ‘Growing Together in Newtown’ we can achieve anything.

The post is an excellent opportunity for someone who has a passion for Early Years’ education, phonics and improving the lives of young people and their families.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you a fresh challenge, an ambitious working environment, excellent CPD opportunities, a supportive EYFS and KS1 team and polite students.

Commitment to safeguarding

Birmingham Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust (BDMAT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion. BDMAT is a Disability Confident employer and a member of Stonewall Diversity Programme.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About St George's Church of England Academy, Newtown

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
315 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

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