KS2 Class Teacher
Gladstone Road Primary School, Scarborough, North Yorkshire
|Job role||Teacher, Suitable for NQTs|
|Working pattern||Full-time only|
MPS (NQT’s welcomed)
‘Come and join our friendly, inclusive and rapidly developing school’
‘Staff feel supported by leaders and they appreciate the training they have received. Recent changes to the way that teachers assess learning have reduced staff workload’ Ofsted 2019
Here at Gladstone Road Primary school we provide a friendly and inspirational education setting for our staff and children. As a four form primary school you join the largest KS2 primary team (in the area) who will support and challenge you in your practice.
Set in the heart of Scarborough, we are very much an extension of local families and communities and we pride ourselves on being able to offer more than just ‘schooling’. Being part of #teamgladstone means you will be part of a forward thinking, evolving, individual school.
We welcomed our experienced Headteacher in January 2020 and over the last year we have overhauled our curriculum, leadership structure, provision, and learning environments.
All key areas of school improvement are being tackled, and we have a committed, talented and cohesive staff, delightful children and strong and supportive Governors – all of us united to build a school we can all be proud of.
We now have an opportunity for a KS2 Class Teacher to join our teaching colleagues who are supported and challenged in their teaching practice and career aspirations. You will either be an NQT, or already on your way to being an excellent classroom practitioner within KS2 and will want to thrive and to develop your career within the classroom.
With tailored support from our Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Assistant Heads, Phase Leaders and other skilled colleagues, we will further develop you and give you the skills, encouragement and experience within the profession you are looking for.
We are looking for:
• A track record of raising both pupil attainment and standards of teaching and learning in KS2
• A strong vision and ethos that supports our values and culture.
• A professional who has an engaging and dynamic style of teaching which fosters independence and resilience and inspires children to follow their interests and ambitions.
• Someone who has the drive and ambition to make sure our children achieve their very best, and has a proven record of raising standards for all children
• A teacher with a flair and passion for primary education who will embrace working and teaching within our ‘family’ – and bring new ideas and practices to engage both the children and the staff.
We can offer you:
• A school with a renewed focus who puts pastoral and nurture provision at its heart and an aspirational outlook for our children
• Happy, enthusiastic children who are thriving and have a thirst for learning
• Clear and tailored CPD for all staff which involves our ongoing involvement with the Chartered College of Teaching coastal Hub and access to professional qualifications through the Opportunity Area,
Join us and build a wonderful career in a school you are passionate about. Please contact James on the details below.
We are proud to work alongside our fellow primary and secondary schools and we believe we have a unique opportunity for colleagues to grow, develop and thrive in their career as part of our coastal community. For more information on our Coastal Offer and how you can make a difference by teaching on the Yorkshire Coast please visit www.teachyc.co.uk
We want to reassure applicants that effective measures will be implemented to ensure their health and wellbeing and in most cases we will use a virtual or staggered in school recruitment process.
Thank you for your cooperation during this difficult time.
Closing date: Friday 10th July at 9am
Interviews will be held as soon as possible after the closing date.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.
For an informal conversation about the role, to arrange a conversation and for an application pack please contact James Annetts at Resourcing Solutions (North Yorkshire County Council) at email@example.com or call 01609 534939 / 07966261249
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The application pack and the form is available as attachments on the advert - please contact James for more details
|School type||LA Maintained School|
|School size||777 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||4 to 11|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Gladstone Road Primary School website (opens in a new window)|
About Gladstone Road Primary School
I am delighted you are interested in joining our teaching team here at Gladstone Primary School. You will be joining a highly ambitious, aspirational group of professionals who are raising standards and significantly improving the life chances of the children of Scarborough and the Yorkshire Coast.
Our motto ‘Learning to Succeed’ is at the heart of everything we do. We live the values necessary for children to contribute positively to the world they will inherit and lead one day. Our children feel valued and accepted as individuals. Our aim is that they will be able to function in the wider community in which they have respect for themselves, others, and their environment.
We are fortunate to have a school environment that mixes the traditional school feel along with making sure we have a tailored and creative curriculum that allows us to give our children the opportunities that they deserve.
Staff morale is high and we have a commitment to recognise individual potential and to provide support, CPD and training for colleagues joining our school at all levels; you will never feel unsupported or alone in our school.
As a school we are secure and share resources, teaching, curriculum ideas and partnerships with other schools to maximise the benefits to our children, staff and the community.
Our very creative staff have a love of teaching and we are looking for a future member of our team who can develop a sense of awe and wonder in children. The children at Gladstone Road are delightful, happy, confident and energetic. They are passionate about their learning, be it in the traditional classroom or through other areas of the curriculum such as dance, art, PE and music. We are looking for someone who can embrace all aspects of the curriculum as well as literacy and numeracy.
We are really proud of our school and the progress we are making. Please take the time to come and visit is – we’d love to show you around.
Garry Johnson (Head teacher)
Arranging a visit to Gladstone Road Primary School
For an informal conversation about the role, please contact James Annetts at Resourcing Solutions (North Yorkshire County Council) at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01609 534939 / 07966261249
Wooler Street, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO12 7DD