Key Stage 2 Classroom Teacher

The Woodlands Community Primary School, Tamworth, Staffordshire


Job details

Subject Health and social care
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,372 to £35,971

Job summary

A unique opportunity has arisen for a passionate and driven teacher to join a motivated team of staff at The Woodlands Community Primary School, which is part of a growing Multi Academy Trust.

The Woodlands Community Primary School is seeking a dedicated classroom teacher to join us in September 2020, for the Autumn and Spring terms. As a member of our staff you will be instrumental in laying the foundation of outstanding standards of education and creating a stimulating and purposeful environment where our pupils can make excellent progress.

The successful candidate will have high expectations, a commitment to raising standards of attainment and up-to-date knowledge of teaching and behaviour management strategies. We are seeking passionate and driven individuals with good communication and organisational skills and a desire to make a difference to the lives of our pupils and their communities.

The Woodlands Community Primary School is part of Community Academies Trust, a multi-academy trust with the express purpose of transforming schools in community Hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.

If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success an application pack is available on our website Should you require any other details please contact The Woodlands Community Primary School.

For an informal discussion or to request an application pack, please contact our Headteacher.

Mr J Baker, on 01827 429020 or email

Closing date for applications is: 27th March 2020

Interviews will take place on: 1st April 2020

Community Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from Community Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Community Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

Community Academies Trust Company Registration No. 0747273-6

“Education is for improving lives and for leaving your community and world better than you found it”

Essential educational requirements

Primary Education Degree
Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

You should have knowledge and understanding of:
the theory and practice of providing effectively for the individual needs of all children statutory National Curriculum requirements at the appropriate key stage;
the monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting of
pupils’ progress;
the statutory requirements of legislation concerning Equal Opportunities, Health & Safety, SEN and Safeguarding Children;
the positive links necessary within school and with all its stakeholders;
effective teaching and learning styles
You will be able to:
promote the school’s aims positively, and use effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale;
develop good personal relationships within a team;
establish and develop close relationships with parents, governors and the community;
communicate effectively (both orally and in writing) to a variety of audiences;
create a happy, challenging and effective learning environment.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size Up to 315 pupils
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Woodlands Community Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Canning Road, Tamworth, Staffordshire, B77 3JX