About this role
We are looking to
appoint an KS1 teacher to offer Maternity Cover for a Year 1 class. This
position is not suitable for ECT’s.
The Ferrars Academy
is a very popular, successful and well resourced academy; rated Good by Ofsted
in December 2022, we pride ourselves in delivering excellence in education, for
infant and nursery aged children. We are located in Luton on the
Luton/Dunstable border, close to the M1, A5 link roads and the L&D hospital.
Our 3 form entry school has a very diverse school population with a range of
different languages, religions and cultures. Our children are well behaved and
learn in a vibrant and friendly environment.
We are looking to
recruit a highly committed and passionate teacher to offer Maternity Cover for
a Year 1 class. The right candidate will be able to inspire pupils to
learn with a combination of great subject knowledge, energy and dedication.
This is a fixed
term position starting January 2024 for a duration of 1 year.
Are you someone who
demonstrate excellent classr oom practice
be flexible and enthusiastic
motivate and inspire children, offering both challenge and enjoyment
demonstrate a positive attitude and good communication skills
display high expectations of pupil attainment and behaviour
work well as part of a team
show a keen interest to play a full part in the life of the school
In return we can
a vibrant and friendly environment
friendly and welcoming staff
the opportunity to plan as a year group and work collaboratively with
a supportive leadership team
enthusiastic teaching/early years assistants who provide high quality
a range of staff benefits including subsidised staff lunches, a focus on
wellbeing and subsidised wrap around care.
excellent career/professional development
Applicants must be
willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post,
including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service
CV's and Personal
statements are not accepted for any posts based in schools.
Please ensure that
references include your most recent employer and that the contact email is
their professional NOT their personal email address.
applicants may be called to interview before the closing date and as such the
advert may be withdrawn earlier than stated so early applications are
Visits to the
school are welcomed, please contact the school office to book an appointment.
Ferrars Academy 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 particularly welcome applications from
under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age,
disability, sexual orientation or religion. As an employer we are committed to
promoting and protecting the wellbeing of all our staff.
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