Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: Full-time, Monday - Friday

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

Garden City Academy is part of the REAch2 family of Schools, and we are looking to appoint an inspirational, ambitious and talentedClass Teacher for Key Stage 1to join our dedicated and enthusiastic team in September 2024 on a permanent, full-time contract.

At Garden City Academy there’s a real opportunity to be a pioneer in new ways of educating tomorrows generation. We want to provide the highest standard of education for our pupils, and we are looking for talented and committed Teacher to join us on this journey. Garden City Academy, like many REAch2 schools, serves an area facing economic challenges. This underscores the importance of having a unique and empathetic staff. We embrace the daily challenges encountered by our schools and colleagues and are here to support them in everything that they do.

Class Teachers are responsible for the day-to-day teaching and learning provision for all children in their class, including those with Special Educational Needs, English as an Additional Language, those more-able learners and those eligible for the Pupil Premium Grant. You will receive coaching and mentoring from experienced leaders in the academy to ensure that you are supported in all aspects of what you do.

We wish to appoint an excellent teacher for KS1 who will:

  • Make learning irresistible, effective and inclusive.
  • Be committed to raising the standard of learning for all pupils
  • Embrace and develop the reflective pedagogy necessary to implement consistently good or outstanding teaching and learning ensuring all pupils make good progress;
  • Be committed to on-going professional development;
  • Contribute to the wider life of the school;
  • Contribute to a dynamic and inspiring school environment;
  • Have experience with phonics,
  • Have experience and knowledge of teaching EAL, SEN and PP pupils.

Why not come and see us! You’ll be able to see the school environment first hand, ask any questions that you might have.

What the school offers its staff

  • Dynamic leadership that values your contribution.
  • Specialised support teams focused on behaviour, curriculum, and SEN.
  • Personalised mentoring to help you grow in your role.
  • A supportive environment where you’re never alone in facing obstacles.
  • Opportunities to learn about best practice in managing pupil behaviour in the classroom.
  • Comprehensive training to equip you with the skills you need.
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement.
  • A chance to be part of a community that embraces challenges as opportunities for growth.

So, why join us? You’ll be working for a trust that understands the day-to-day challenges or working in tough schools and embraces them. We have a growing education community here at Garden City Academy, that will help you move forward in your career and learn at a lighting speed.

Further details about the role

Please download The Application Pack for more information about the school.

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)
medical
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.

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.

Apply for the job by following the link below

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About Garden City Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
203 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01462 621800

Primary school, taking children from Nursery age - Year 6

Arranging a visit to Garden City Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@gardencityacademy.org.

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