Primary Classroom Teacher - EYFS/ KS1

Lydford Primary School, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 4AU

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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    12 May 2022

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Key stages

Early years, KS1

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Primary Classroom Teacher - EYFS/ KS1 job summary

Primary Teacher – EYFS and KS1

Location: Lydford Primary School

Salary: TPS, dependent on experience

Job Term: Full-Time

Closing Date: 12.00 noon 20th May 2022

About the role:

There are currently 17 schools within Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust, 3 secondary, 14 primary schools and a new SEMH school opening in September 2022.

We are looking to recruit enthusiastic, dedicated, excellent EYFS and KS1 classroom practitioner and would be delighted to receive applications from both experienced and early career teachers. 

Our teachers must possess the skills and understanding to accelerate the progress and raise the achievement of all our children. They should be excellent classroom practitioners who are committed to providing high quality learning experiences for all children, possess high levels of emotional intelligence and a desire to continually improve their practice.

Successful candidates will:

• Have relevant key stage teaching experience.

• Have excellent pedagogical understanding of how to progress learning.

• Have good phonics knowledge and understanding of early literacy skills.

• Be a well-organised, reliable, enthusiastic individual who will review, monitor and evaluate school performance.

We will offer you:

• A school that is committed to our people and their development and wellbeing;

• A warm and friendly environment;

• Dedicated, supportive and friendly colleagues;

• Enthusiastic children;

• Career progression.

We are delighted to be part of Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust which came into effect on 1st January 2018. Our Trust consists of a total of 3 secondary schools and 14 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.

All schools in The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS).

For further information and to apply for this post please visit the vacancies page on our Trust website https://www.dartmoormat.org.uk/

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About Lydford Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
33 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

​​Lydford Primary School is a small, rural school, nestled in the heart of the village of Lydford on the edge of the Dartmoor National Park.
Children receive high quality teaching and learning tailored to their individual needs by staff who truly care about their welfare, safety, progress and achievement. The school is frequently praised for its friendly, welcoming, family atmosphere.
Lydford Primary School has the unique privilege to have a partnership with Lydford Gorge as part of The National Trust’s Guardianship Scheme. This includes monthly trips to the gorge by Class 2 and regular trips by Class 1. The school staff and stewards at the gorge work together to plan a range of activities for the children; including conservation work, art activities and geography fieldwork.
When children move on from Lydford Primary School, they are often complimented on their independence, resilience and fantastic attitude to learning.

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