11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    29 November 2021

  • Application deadline

    4 November 2021 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    12 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Suitable for early career teachers
Key stage
KS1
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Fixed term (until 28 November 2022 or sooner ( maternity cover))
Salary
Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £25,714-£36,961

Job summary

KS1 Teacher to start November 29th 2021
Full time, temporary to cover maternity leave
Main Scale Points 1-6
Are you looking for a new challenge?
Do you have skills, knowledge and ideas that you want to use to make a difference?
Are you passionate about making a difference?
If the answer to these questions is “Yes!” then we may be what you are looking for.
Brocklewood Primary School is an exciting place to work with a large staff of friendly and hardworking people who are dedicated to making a difference to the lives of children and families from one of the most deprived areas in Nottingham.
The school is part of Transform Trust, a group of schools where we share good practice, ideas and workload and are willing to give new ideas a go. We are also active members of the Transform Teaching School Alliance and therefore have access to high quality CPD for staff at all levels, including leadership development and coaching.The school was inspected in September 2017 and is “good” in all areas. This is an exciting time to join our forward-thinking team and to help shape further improvements beyond good.
We are looking to recruit an excellent teacher to work in partnership with colleagues in Key Stage 1 and teach a Year 1 class. The successful candidate will be well-supported by the KS1 team of experienced and early-career teachers and TAs.
This is a fixed term contract to cover maternity leave until 28 November 2022 or sooner should the post holder return from maternity leave earlier
Our school motto is “IMAGINE, BELIEVE, ACHIEVE” and runs through all that we do for pupils and staff. We believe that everyone (children and adults) should be supported and developed to “Be at their Best” in order to achieve their potential.
We are proud of our Brocklewood Curriculum which has been designed to meet the needs of our pupils and prepare them to be global citizens. We are proud to be a Music Hub School and have recently been successful in achieving Voice21 Hub School status for our work on oracy. PE and Sport is also a strength of our school and we have achieved School Games Gold status for the past two years and are regularly in the top 3 schools for participation in sporting events in the city.
What are we looking for?
An individual to teach with passion and drive, role-modelling excellence in teaching and learning.
Someone who is excited about engaging with excellent CPD to develop their practice towards excellence.
A teacher who is inspired by using freedoms and risks so that pupils are independently challenging themselves to achieve depth in their learning.
You will:

• Be a consistently good / outstanding primary teacher
• Be passionate about teaching and learning and making a difference to every child.
• Care passionately about children and their development whilst still driving forward pupil progress and achievement.
• value a team working approach and be keen to contribute and share your skills with colleagues
• Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, able to build on and maintain strong relationships with staff, parents and carers, children, governors and the local and wider community.
In return we offer:
• A welcoming community and a highly motivated, professional staff team that are driven
towards continuously raising standards.
• Excellent professional development opportunities through an extensive range of network groups and other Transform Trust initiatives
• Calm and purposeful learning environments
• Excellent partnerships between pupils, staff, parents, governors and community
• A forward-thinking approach to teaching and learning throughout the school
• Career opportunities as part of a successful Multi Academy Trust

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed .Please contact the school office to confirm your attendance.
How to apply
Equality and diversity matters to us. If you think you’d be suited to one of our roles we’d love to hear from you regardless of age, disability status, ethnicity, gender, religion or sexuality.

Please complete the online application form which you will find on the Transform Trust website http://www.transformtrust.co.uk/vacancies.
Any questions or queries please contact the school office on 0115 9155731
Closing date for applications: 10 am on Thursday 4th November 2021
Interviews Thursday 11th November 2021

Transform Trust is a Multi Academy Trust with over 6700 children in 19 Primary Schools covering Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, Derby and Derbyshire. Joining us, you will be part of an ambitious and innovative organisation. We promote the autonomy and local nature of each of our schools and we are an enabling organisation rather than a directive one.
We believe education has the power to transform lives and communities. Our Vision is to provide high quality education and deliver the best outcomes for children.
We are strategic partners in Inspiring Leaders, Flying High Teaching School Hub, East Midlands Maths Hub and with Derby Research School.

We can offer you:
• Unrivalled opportunities for professional development through our schools and Transform Applied, Transform’s unique and high regarded CPD service www.transformapplied.co.uk
• Trust support networks
• Staff benefits such as 24/7/365 employee welfare support; tax saving salary sacrifice schemes; a staff benefits scheme that offers a host of benefits and discounts
• Annual staff survey to allow you to provide us with feedback on what it’s like to work for us
• Annual children’s/staff awards which celebrates the successes and achievements of our children and staff

For more information about us please watch the Transform film at www.transformtrust.co.uk

All school roles are classed as regulated activity and as such, it is an offence to apply to for this role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children

Transform Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment is subject to safer recruitment procedures, including satisfactory references, medical, Enhanced DBS with children’s barred list clearance and completion of safeguarding children in education training

Applying for the job

How to apply
Equality and diversity matters to us. If you think you’d be suited to one of our roles we’d love to hear from you regardless of age, disability status, ethnicity, gender, religion or sexuality.

Please complete the online application form which you will find on the Transform Trust website http://www.transformtrust.co.uk/vacancies.
Any questions or queries please contact the school office on 0115 9155731
Closing date for applications: 10 am on Thursday 4th November 2021
Interviews Thursday 11th November 2021

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
Primary
School size
517 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact phone number
0115 9155731

About Brocklewood Primary and Nursery School

The Brocklewood Primary School Vision

Imagine with all your mind!
Believe with all your heart!
Achieve with all your might!
Misson Statement
At Brocklewood Primary School it is our responsibility to provide an enriching and stimulating curriculum which will fire the imagination of every pupil. Furthermore, we will strive to nurture self-belief so that all pupils can achieve to their full potential.

Our values in school support and promote the British values as defined in the 2011 Prevent Strategy.

The British values are:
Democracy
The rule of law
Individual Liberty
Mutual Respect
Tolerance of those of different faiths and beliefs
In school these values are promoted throughout at all times and in all curriculum areas and form a key part of our expectations of children, parents and staff.

Arranging a visit to Brocklewood Primary and Nursery School

Visits to our school are warmly welcomed .Please contact the school office to confirm your attendance.

School location

Fircroft Avenue, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 3AL

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