Primary School Teacher - to work in a secondary school setting

Haberdashers' Abraham Darby, Telford, Shropshire


Job details

Subjects Primary, English, Mathematics
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

This post is required from 1st September 2020 or sooner if possible and is to work in a secondary school setting. The ideal candidate will have QTS experience working as a Primary School teacher in either mainstream school, SEN or Alternative Curriculum provisions,

We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic primary school teacher with experience at Year 6 and preferably with significant knowledge of SEND curriculum development. SEND qualifications are desirable. The successful candidate will have responsibility for teaching a full curriculum to a small group of Year 7 pupils with a view to ensuring they are academically and emotionally secondary school ready as soon as possible. The person appointed would then manage the transition into mainstream education.

Part of this crucial role is to ensure that our pupils develop into confident young people, master strategies and improve their emotional well-being whilst reaching age-related academic expectations in Maths and English. The successful candidate would also support the senior leadership team in its outreach work with local primary schools and, with suitable experience, could join the leadership team.

Haberdashers' Abraham Darby is an 11-18 mixed school which opened in 2008. We are part of the Haberdashers' Adams’ Federation linked with Haberdashers’ Adams in Newport. We are located within a short distance from the picturesque River Severn and Ironbridge Gorge. Moving into a new state of the art, technology rich building in July 2012, our facilities and working environment are excellent.

We welcome colleagues who relish sharing their skills and ideas, and want to contribute to the development of the Learning Support department and the Academy as a whole.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Qualified teacher - see application pack for further details on our website

Employee benefits

• A friendly and supportive environment
• The opportunity to work with motivated students, supportive parents and dedicated staff
• A location close to main line railway services, road networks and M54 and M6 motorways
• The opportunity to be part of the Haberdashers' Adams' Federation Trust (HAFT), with links to Haberdashers’ Adams Grammar School in Newport
• Opportunity to work in a new state of the art school building
• Regular CPD opportunities
• Internal promotional opportunities
• Our own free staff carpark
• Dedicated staff work bases
• Dedicated staffroom including free tea and coffee facilities
• Free flu vaccinations
• Discounted membership at the adjourning leisure complex, with swimming pool and gym
• Staff social clubs
• Opportunities to become involved in Sport, Performing Arts and other recreational activities
• Promoting staff well-being

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1059 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Haberdashers' Abraham Darby website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Haberdashers' Abraham Darby

School location

Ironbridge Road, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 5HX