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This job expired on 4 May 2023

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    4 May 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase
  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Grade MPS + TLR2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified to bachelor’s degree level in relevant subject or allied subject
  • Proven highly successful teaching experience in specific phase
  • Experience of leading a core-subject
  • Good communication skills at all levels

Please view the full Job Description for more information on the essential criteria and skills required for this role.

What the school offers its staff

We are looking for an experienced KS2 Lead to join our School.

Avanti Gardens School is part of the growing family of Avanti schools. Staff and students at Avanti Gardens School do not originate from any specific faith background and applications are welcome from practitioners of any faith and from those of none. They will be expected to be in full sympathy with the unique ethos and vision of the School and the Trust.

You will be working as part of a team who are passionate about providing the very best experience for our students.

This is a unique opportunity to help develop a new and innovative school, which will be shaped by three key elements for both students and staff:

  • Educational excellence
  • Character formation
  • Spiritual insight

School visits are welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the School directly to arrange a suitable time.

Why should you apply

You will be working in a fantastic environment.

Avanti exists to help each person become a well-rounded human being through intellectual, moral and spiritual growth, and so make the world a better place.

Further details about the role

What will you do?

  • Lead and manage the phase team to provide high-quality learning for all children within a secure, happy and caring environment.
  • Liaise effectively with the senior leadership team (SLT) to ensure consistency of approach in teaching and learning and the highest quality of education for all its pupils.
  • Contribute to, and promote, the vision, culture and ethos of the school and Trust.
  • Coordinate the work within Key Stage (KS) supporting and advising as appropriate and to write and update termly an annual improvement plan.

For a more comprehensive list of the job responsibilities, please view the full Job Description

Commitment to safeguarding

Avanti Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates are required to have an Enhanced DBS check unless internally appointed and still within the cycle of DBS re-checks.

Any appointment subsequently made will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and other pre-employment checks.

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About Avanti Gardens School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
218 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

At Avanti Gardens, our ethos is built upon three core pillars which are the golden thread in all that we do: Educational Excellence – Character Development – Spiritual Insight.

Our exceptional team puts pupils at the centre of everything and our aim is to prepare our pupils to thrive beyond primary school. I believe that through the strong partnership that we develop with our community, aspirational aims become reality.

Our rich and rigorous curriculum is underpinned by the Avanti Way, which enables our pupils to develop a strong sense of self-belief and an understanding of respect and tolerance. We harness the potential of our staff’s expertise and our amazing on-site facilities to provide a unique offer. We support our children to become fluent and passionate readers, writers and mathematicians, thus ensuring that every child can engage in and enjoy the richness of our wider curriculum.

We are very proud of our inclusive, warm and caring approach. The strong relationships that are developed between staff and pupils enable our pupils to flourish and reach their academic and social potential. Through our curriculum pupils will gain a reflective, compassionate understanding of themselves and the communities around them.

Arranging a visit to Avanti Gardens School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email careers@avanti.org.uk.

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