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  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    6 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover

Full-time equivalent salary


Gatehouse Primary Academy - Y3/Y4 Class Teacher 0.6FTE (maternity cover) job summary

The First Federation Trust is seeking to appoint, from January 2024, a  0.6 FTE,  Class Teacher to teach a mixed Y3/Y4 class at Gatehouse Primary Academy to cover maternity leave and job share with an experienced teacher. The school is  located on the coast in the heart of Dawlish, within easy access of the M5, A38 and A380. 

We are looking to appoint an exceptional candidate who:

  •  Is committed to ensuring that all children achieve the highest possible outcome
  • Can inspire and motivate children and enable them to be the best that they can be
  •  Has good curriculum knowledge 
  • Has a dedication towards a child-centred approach, with creative ideas for learning opportunities

 We can offer the candidate:

  • Great team working; within class, unit, key stage and school wide
  • An exciting and innovative Trust that will inspire and allow you to reach your full potential
  • Collaborative support and ongoing professional development within our Multi Academy Trust
  • Opportunities for future career development within our own school and across the schools within our Trust
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Contributory pension through the Teachers Pensions Scheme

We offer you a supportive environment within a friendly team, with the added advantage of working closely with other schools within the Federation. All staff have access to a wide range of high quality courses and professional development. As a member of staff in the Trust, whether you are an ECT or experienced teacher, you will have access to continual professional development and leadership opportunities.

Visits to the school are recommended - please contact the school to  book a visit on 01626 862605 or admin@gatehouse.devon.sch.uk.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced DBS disclosure. Our Child Protection policy can be found on the school's website Policies | Gatehouse Primary Academy .  All shortlisted applicants will be subject to an online search.

Closing date: Friday 6th October 2023. Interview date: Wednesday 11th October 2023.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Gatehouse Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
325 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

We are a large, coastal Primary School . We currently have over 318 children on roll, split into 12 classes. We aim to provide a caring, safe and stimulating environment for all children to learn. Each child is supported and encouraged to do their best and take part in a wide range of opportunities and experiences building happy memories of their school days. Our talented team of educators enjoy their work and the inspiring environment makes learning fun and raises standards. We are also fortunate to have an enviable amount of outside space and have added our very own Forest School.

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