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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 May 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time, part time: Full - time and Part- time

Contract type


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 two enthusiastic and innovativeKS2 Teachers to work in Year 4 and Year 5 . They will join our collaborative and growing Academy team. We will consider full-time or part-time candidates.

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.

We need:

A Year Four and a Year Five Class teacher, with high expectations of all pupils, who can engage and inspire the learning behaviours that will support all in achieving their best. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will teach this class,following and assisting them, through to the end of year six. This is a really exciting opportunity to support and teach a class until the end of their primary schooling.

So, if you are:

  • An excellent practitioner, keen to work in a supportive school.
  • Driven by a strong moral purpose to enable all children to achieve.
  • Passionate about creativity and has an excellent sense of humour.
  • Warm in character, easy to work with and committed to teamwork, recognising that more can be achieved together than is possible as individuals.
  • A professional who values wellbeing but unafraid of hard work.
  • Calm and able to handle pressure and setbacks with a smile.
  • Keen to be challenged to become the best you can be.
  • Determined to succeed with a ‘find a way or make one!’ attitude.

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

We offer:

  • 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.
  • Generous support from our two, on-site, Thrive Practitioners.
  • 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 role.

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)
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.

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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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