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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    17 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2a

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Academy is seeking an enthusiastic Teacher to join our dedicated team and teach our wonderful children who take pride in their school. This post is perfect for a teacher with strong skills in, and a passion for, early reading.

We are looking for a dedicated individual who is:

  • An enthusiastic teacher, who will inspire our children to reach their full potential, working in a nurturing way to strengthen our pupil’s wellbeing, alongside a consistent high expectation of pupil attainment and behaviour
  • An individual who can lead a group of subjects across school – subject to negotiation based on expertise/interests
  • A committed practitioner who is willing to participate fully in the wider curricular life of the school
  • Highly motivated and hard-working, with the capacity to contribute to the ongoing development of the school
  • A team-player who can develop positive relationships with children, families, and colleagues
  • Someone who will support the Trust’s Christian ethos as well as our shared mission and value

What the school offers its staff

Our Trust, a family of eight academies in the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and in the geographical areas of Leeds and Calderdale, shares a mission to work

In Partnership to Educate, Nurture and Empower

We can offer:

  • Friendly, welcoming academies with a strong Christian ethos as well as enthusiastic, well-motivated colleagues
  • A 24/7, confidential Employee Assistance Programme
  • Retail discounts/ offers at high street and online retailers, cycle to work scheme, discounted gym memberships, dental care
  • Membership of an excellent pension scheme

Further details about the role

The closing date for this vacancy is 09:00am on 21 May 2024 with interviews to be held soon after the closing date.

Applications can only be submitted up until the closing date. You are advised to submit your application at the earliest opportunity as the Trust reserves the right to close vacancies early if sufficient suitable applications have been received.

Abbey MAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

We promote diversity and want a workforce that reflects our local communities.

Commitment to safeguarding

Manston St James Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share and embody this commitment. As part of the application process safeguarding checks will be undertaken. All roles in our school will involve contact with children/young people and Manston St James expects all staff and volunteers to prioritise safeguarding and behave in accordance and promote our vision of everything we do being "Rooted and Grounded in Love"

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About Manston St James Primary Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
383 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Manston St. James CofE Primary Academy is a two-form entry primary school located in East Leeds. Founded over 150 years ago, the school became an academy in 2012, joined Abbey Multi Academy Trust in 2017, and has strong links within the local community.

We are proud to be a positive, vibrant and purposeful primary school, where we are passionate about ensuring that all our young people are successful, happy and well prepared for life beyond primary school. We take our partnership with parents very seriously and we work with them to achieve the best possible outcomes for their children.

From Reception through to Year 6, we provide our children with a curriculum that develops a love of learning and activates their enquiring minds. We fully support the children being involved in the design of their learning journey and favour an enquiry based, creative curriculum underpinned with basic skills. Each half term the curriculum is delivered through a literature focus, be topic-based or through a current topical issue. We expect there to be lively and engaging learning experiences for all the children with visitors and first-hand experiences to help bring the curriculum to life.

Arranging a visit to Manston St James Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email c.eirini@manstonstjames.co.uk.

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