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  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    3 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

M1 to M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a KS1 teacher who:


  • Can inspire and motivate young children to shine as individuals and achieve their full potential
  • Understands the primary curriculum and principles of good early reading practice
  • Has a track record of improving standards
  • Is fair and constant and able to manage behaviour to good effect
  • Is innovative and able to offer high quality learning opportunities
  • Has high expectations of themselves and others
  • Is willing to contribute fully to school life and has the drive and determination to contribute to whole school developments
  • Is committed to ongoing professional development
  • Has great interpersonal skills and is able to work well as part of a team
  • Has empathy and communicates well with children, colleagues, parents and visitors
  • Is not afraid to roll their sleeves up and work hard
  • Is looking for the challenge of curriculum leadership and an opportunity to develop middle leadership skills

What the school offers its staff

Wrenthorpe Academy is a popular and successful 1.5 form entry primary school serving the community of Wrenthorpe. The school was inspected by Ofsted in March 2020. Inspectors praised the school’s culture for learning and ambitious drive for high standards across the curriculum. ‘The pupils at Wrenthorpe Academy are proud of their school. They describe how the school allows them to embrace individuality and value differences. Teachers are ambitious for their pupils and the school does a great deal to develop pupils’ character and prepare them for later life.’ Ofsted March 2020.

In return we can offer:

  • The support and expertise of an experienced Senior Leadership Team, active Governing Body, skilled Waterton School Improvement Professionals and wider network of professional colleagues across the family of schools.
  • A firm commitment to your continuing professional development.
  • A positive school community wholeheartedly dedicated to the pupils and community they serve.
  • A professional, hardworking and motivated team of teachers and support staff committed to developing and raising standards.
  • Motivated and engaged pupils who are keen to learn.
  • A cycle to work scheme.
  • A well-being package.
  • An excellent pension package.


Commitment to safeguarding

Waterton Academy Trust is committed to ensuring children are supported and safe. We are dedicated to the safeguarding of all whilst promoting welfare and expect all staff to share this responsibility.
We follow safer recruitment processes.
An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful candidates and two satisfactory references. Shortlisted candidates will be asked to provide details of any unspent convictions and those that would not be filtered.
We are committed to treating all applicants fairly and have a policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders.
We are wholly committed in ensuring that all employees and applicants are treated equally.

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About Wrenthorpe Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
315 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01924 378 001

Arranging a visit to Wrenthorpe Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sfarrar@watertonacademytrust.org.

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