14 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - One year

Full-time equivalent salary

Between £28,000 and £38,810

Pay scale

M1 - M6

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified teacher status
  • Experience of teaching EYFS, KS1 and KS2 within a good/outstanding setting
  • Knowledge of statutory national curriculum requirements at the appropriate key stage
  • Understand the statutory requirements of legislation concerning equal opportunities, health and safety, SEND and safeguarding children
  • Understand the monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting of pupil’s progress

  • Knowledge of the positive links necessary within an academy and all its stakeholders

  • Knowledge of effective teaching and learning styles

  • Able to motivate yourself and others

  • Able to keep calm under pressure

  • Well-organised

  • Have high expectations and strive to impact positively on the lives of our children.
  • Be an outstanding practitioner who is eager to make a positive difference.
  • Be someone who can engage and enthuse pupils in learning at all times.
  • Be someone who understands the importance of assessment, feedback support and challenge for all.
  • Be reflective about their own practice, seeking to craft their skill through evidence-based professional development

What the school offers its staff

On-site car parking


Employee benefits through Vivup

Further details about the role

Visits to Star Academy are encouraged

Commitment to safeguarding

Star Academy is part of the Academy Transformation Trust family, whose mission is to transform learning, aspirations and opportunities for their pupils and the communities in which they live. This commitment also extends to staff who are key to their success. Star Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS and online searches will be carried out in line with KCSIE update 2022. We are passionate about Diversity and Inclusion and welcome all applications. We are a Disability Confident Employer. We are open to Flexible Working.

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About Star Academy, Sandyford

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
209 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Star Academy, Sandyford opened in April 2013, is set in the heart of a vibrant, diverse community and is part of the Academy Transformation Trust family. We subscribe to the 7 principles of public life: Selflessness, Integrity Objectivity Accountability Openness Honesty Leadership Our shared values are – Smart/Safe, Tolerant, Ambitious, Resilient, Our Vision is encapsulated by the motto Desire to learn, learn to achieve Daily routines work to embed these four values to ensure that our children grow not only academically, but with the strength of character that will lead to a successful future as a valued and healthy member of society. The academy seeks to ensure that all stakeholders are empowered to achieve the highest of expectations through the provision of a bespoke, lively and exciting, knowledge-based curriculum that promotes enquiry and exploration, risk-taking and resilience. The curricu-lum nurtures the desire to achieve the very best regardless of the children’s different starting points. Our broad curriculum is enriched with a huge variety of experiences which brings learning alive and makes precious memories. All we do and work for is to ensure our pupils have the best opportunities and are ena-bled to be successful in whatever realm they choose to enter; they are star lights in the world.

Arranging a visit to Star Academy, Sandyford

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sharon.williams@academytransformation.co.uk.

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