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KS2 Teacher

Landau Forte Academy Moorhead, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 0AN

This job expired on 14 October 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    ASAP

  • Closing date

    14 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    29 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Until 21 July 2023

Pay scale

MPS

KS2 Teacher job summary

Our opportunity for you

We have a job vacancy for KS2 Class Teacher

Do you want to be part of a team with high aspirations who want to make a difference? Do you want to work with inquisitive children and collaborative staff? Do you value being at the heart of a vibrant city? Does this sound like your perfect job?

Key information

  • Hours: 40.75
  • Weeks: Until 21 July 2023
  • Contract:: Maternity Cover
  • Start date: ASAP
  • Salary: MPS
  • Closing Date: 12pm Friday 14 October 2022
  • Interview: Week commencing 17 October 2022
  • Not open to Newly Qualified Teachers.
  • What we can offer you
  • A supportive, cohesive and exciting working environment
  • The chance to work with genuinely enthusiastic and happy students
  • Career prospects within an innovative and ambitious Multi Academy Trust
  • A meal allowance, commensurate with your working hours
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) or Teacher Pension Scheme (TPS)
  • Healthcare Cash Plan, from Westfield Health

Person specification

The successful candidate will be someone who:

  • is passionate about education and likes to influence learning through creative solutions;
  • is a team player who works with others in the best interests of the children;
  • is a consistently good classroom practitioner who has the highest expectation for our children
  • is highly motivated & passionate about education and making a difference to the futures of our children;
  • is focussed on the children and keeping them safe;
  • has a commitment to raising standards throughout the school;
  • is forward thinking and innovative, while able to support and motivate others.
  • Job description
  • take responsibility for a class of pupils, and ensure that planning, preparation, recording, assessment and reporting meet their varying learning and social needs;
  • is child focussed and solution driven to support the Academy community;
  • maintain the positive ethos and core values of the Academy, both inside and outside the classroom;
  • contribute to constructive team-building amongst teaching and non-teaching staff, parents and governors;
  • support whole Academy initiatives;
  • plan appropriately to meet the needs of all pupils, through differentiation of tasks;
  • be able to set clear targets, based on prior attainment, for pupils’ learning;
  • provide a stimulating classroom environment, where resources can be accessed appropriately by all pupils;
  • keep appropriate and efficient records, integrating formative and summative assessment into weekly and termly planning;
  • report to parents on the development, progress and attainment of pupils;
  • maintain good ethos amongst pupils with the help of the Academy’s behaviour policy;
  • participate in meetings which relate to the Academy’s management, curriculum, administration or organisation;
  • communicate and liaise with specialists from outside agencies;
  • keep up to date with agreed policies and guidelines;
  • lead, organise and direct support staff within the classroom;
  • participate in the performance management system for the appraisal of their own performance, or that of other teachers;
  • provide and participate in a wide range of learning opportunities beyond the classroom

About The Trust

Landau Forte Charitable Trust is a family of six Primary, Secondary and Sixth Form Academies across the Midlands. Established in 1989, our roots as a charity lie in the global finance and hospitality industries, with our founders Martin Landau and Rocco Forte. Their values combine in how our schools look after their children and young people; they aspire to a world-leading standard of innovation, entrepreneurship, service and care.

We believe a brilliant education should be central to the development of every child and young person. Their learning, wellbeing and happiness is at the centre of every decision we take and every pound we spend.

Landau Forte Academy Moorhead

Landau Forte Academy Moorhead joined the Landau Forte family of academies in September 2012. We are a 4 – 11 primary academy situated close to Derby city centre. Following an Ofsted inspection in April 2022 we have been judged as an improving school with good leadership and that it is no longer "inadequate." Ofsted report rated leadership and management as strong and said that school leaders have high expectations of all pupils and staff and share a mutual determination for children to receive a high-quality education. We unashamedly have high expectations of all children at the Academy and this is supported by our highly dedicated tutorial and support staff.

The local area

Derby is a vibrant and exciting city, located right in the heart of the UK. The city has a developed arts and culture scene and the area has a great history. The Academy is located just a few minutes’ drive away from Derby city centre.

Derby provides great range of sports and leisure facilities and is the gateway to the Peak District. Within a 10 minutes’ drive of the city you will find yourself in the beautiful open Derbyshire countryside with unspoilt villages, historic houses and adventurous attractions.

  • Derby is 10 minutes away from M1 junction 25
  • London is 90 minutes away by train
  • East Midlands Airport is 20 minutes away

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All appointments made are subject to satisfactory references and a criminal background check. Landau Forte Charitable Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all members of staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check is required for this post.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete a self-declaration of their criminal record or information that would make them unsuitable to work with children. Self-declaration is subject to Ministry of Justice guidance on the disclosure of criminal records, further information can be found on GOV.UK.

The Trust will conduct all necessary searches and checks as relevant and in line with Government Safer Recruitment guidelines, our Safer Recruitment policy can be found on our website at www.lfct.org.uk

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About Landau Forte Academy Moorhead

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
219 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Landau Forte Academy Moorhead joined the Landau Forte family of academies in September 2012. We are a 4 – 11 primary academy situated close to Derby city centre. Following an Ofsted inspection in April 2022 we have been judged as an improving school with good leadership and that it is no longer "inadequate." Ofsted report rated leadership and management as strong and said that school leaders have high expectations of all pupils and staff and share a mutual determination for children to receive a high-quality education. We unashamedly have high expectations of all children at the Academy and this is supported by our highly dedicated tutorial and support staff.

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