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  • Start date details

    Easter Term

  • Closing date

    2 February 2023 at 9:12am

  • Date listed

    17 January 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Potentially 1 year

Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

“Because children only get one chance to benefit from a great education.”

This is our ‘why’ at Lion Academy Trust - it is our reason for doing everything that we do.

Do you agree with us? Then we want to hear from you!

We are currently looking for a teacher to cover a maternity absence within our Early Years department.

We are looking for an EYFS teacher to join our fantastic school who is committed to be as effective as they can be for our children. We will only recruit staff that can engage and inspire both pupils and colleagues. Successful candidates will be resilient, hardworking and willing to go the extra mile to ensure that our provision is 'Good or better, everyday'

We pride ourselves on being a caring and supportive employer with dedicated career development pathways.

We are forward-thinking, caring and, most important of all, a happy school where pupils of all abilities and social backgrounds achieve. Our children are at the heart of everything we do and all the decisions we make. Our children are well-behaved and always aspire to be “the best versions of themselves”.

We are a popular and fully-inclusive primary school situated in the Queensway area of Wellingborough. We became a member of the Lion Academy Trust in September 2018 and are well on our journey to making Olympic Primary an outstanding school. We have a fully resourced school and an embedded Trust pedagogy. This includes a developed programme of investment in the IT infrastructure and environment of the school both internally and externally.

What the school offers its staff

What we can offer you:

  • A dynamic leadership team, to offer you the support and guidance that you need;

  • Experienced teachers to mentor you with commitment, drive and a genuine smile;

  • Bespoke Trust CPD and external professional development opportunities;

  • Teachers benefit from teacher development time in addition to PPA to support their personal growth;

  • A network of schools which provides you with a group of staff, wider than your school, to learn from and be supported by;

  • Cutting-edge technology provided by partners Google and Apple;

  • All teachers receive a Chromebook that converts to a tablet, to support planning.

  • A staff perks membership: providing loyalty rewards and discounts from retailers;

  • Any employee assistance programme that is free to all employees and their families

Further details about the role

If you would like a tour of our wonderful school, please contact the school office on 01933 677300.

You can find out more information about the school by visiting our school website and Facebook page where you will find a recently filmed video and lots of other information that will give you a real insight into our school community (www.olympicprimaryacademy.net)

We welcome all prospective candidates to arrange a call with one of our senior leadership team to talk through this career opportunity. Please contact the school office on school@olympicprimaryacademy.net to arrange this.

We look forward to hearing from you and receiving your application.

Closing date: Friday 27th January 2023

Interview date: Interviews are expected to be held week beginning 30th January 2023..

Start date: 17th April 2023

For an application pack, please email Kerry Ridge, Operations Manager - kerry@lionacademytrust.net

Commitment to safeguarding

Lion Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to the safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.
The successful candidate will require two positive references from current and previous employers. The position is subject to an enhanced DBS and medical checks.

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About Olympic Primary

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
375 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01933 677300

Do you want to work in a school that OFSTED 2023 says this about:
Staff are very proud to work at Olympic Primary. They recognise that the school has improved considerably since it was taken over by Lion Academy Trust.
Classrooms are calm, purposeful place where pupils can focus on their learning.
Staff adapt lessons to meet the needs of pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND). These changes ensure that pupils with SEND learn the full curriculum.

Arranging a visit to Olympic Primary

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email school@olympicprimaryacademy.net.

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