The Vale Academy is an
exceptional primary school that offers a warm, welcoming, and nurturing
learning environment for children aged 2-11.
We are looking for a
creative and innovative Class Teacher to join our team and play a key role in
motivating and inspiring young learners. In everything we do, we aim to create
a positive and safe environment to foster success and impact our students’ lives.
Why join The Vale Academy?
1. Fantastic Students: The
Vale Academy is home to some of the most wonderful students you'll ever meet.
Our students are kind, caring, and eager to learn. They make the school a
joyous place to be.
2. Hardworking Teachers:
Our teachers are dedicated, knowledgeable and passionate about their work. They
go above and beyond to ensure that every child receives a high-quality
education, tailored to their individual needs.
3. Supportive Parents: Our
parents are actively involved in their children's education and work closely
with our teachers to ensure that their children receive the best possible
education. We value our parent's support and work together to create a strong,
4. Safe and Nurturing
Environment: We believe that a child's learning environment plays an essential
role in their success. Our school is a safe, nurturing environment where
children feel comfortable to learn, grow, and explore.
5. Opportunities for
leadership progression: As part of The Shared Learning Trust, we place value in
our own colleagues and empower them to reach their full potential. We offer a
range of training opportunities, include NPQ qualifications, coaching and
mentoring and Masters qualifications, and encourage those who want to progress
into leadership roles.
Overall, The Vale Academy
is a school that is dedicated to providing an outstanding education to every
child. Our lovely students, hardworking teachers, and supportive parents create
a community that is committed to excellence in all areas of education.
The successful candidate will have:
QTS is a must.
Education: Ideal candidates should have a genuine love for teaching and a
strong desire to make a difference in the lives of their students.
Primary school students respond well to engaging and creative teaching methods.
Ideal candidates should be able to think outside the box and come up with new
and exciting ways to teach.
Skills: Ideal candidates should be able to communicate effectively with both
students and parents. They should be able to explain complex ideas in simple
terms and be able to give constructive feedback.
Organisational Skills: Primary school teachers have a lot of responsibilities,
and it is important to be organised and efficient. Ideal candidates should be
able to manage their time effectively and have strong organisational skills.
Teaching is a collaborative effort, and ideal candidates should be able to work
well with colleagues and other members of staff.
Learning: Ideal candidates should be committed to ongoing professional
development and should be willing to learn and adapt to new teaching methods
Start date: January 2024
£30,000 - £46,525
time, permanent, teacher T&C’s
We believe in the
safeguarding and welfare of children and expect all staff to share this view’.
The Academy is committed to
safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to
share this commitment. Applicants must
be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post
including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. We
are an equal opportunities employer. The Trust reserves the right to interview
and appoint a suitable candidate before the deadline date.
The Department for Education (DfE) has set
out statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ for schools and
colleges on safeguarding.
is defined in paragraph 4 as:
children from maltreatment; preventing impairment of children’s health or
development; ensuring that children grow up in circumstances consistent with
the provision of safe and effective care; and taking action to enable all
children to have the best outcomes.”
definition of 'children' includes everyone under the age of 18.
The Shared Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and child protection at every stage of the recruitment process.
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