Primary Teacher - KS1 - MAT Cover
Swindon Academy – Alton Close Primary Phase
Bordering on the beautiful Cotswolds
and within commuting distance of Bristol, Bath, Oxford and Reading
Are you looking for a new, exciting challenge?
Do you want to work at a school where you can make a real difference?
Salary: Highly competitive
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: up to 12 months, MAT Cover
Start date: January 2023
Swindon Academy are looking to an appoint exceptional teacher to join their Primary Phase.
Swindon Academy, which opened in September 2007 as the first 0-19 Academy in the UK, is focused on raising standards for children and young people to ensure that the school is the best it possibly can be for our community. We have two Primary Campuses – one on Beech Avenue (Pinehurst) and the other at Alton Close (Penhill).
We are looking to appoint a well-qualified and dynamic key stage 1 primary teacher. We welcome applications from ECTs, experienced teachers and those relocating to the area. The school also offers an excellent support network and induction programme for Newly Qualified Teachers who are committed to helping young people realise their potential.
We are looking for a Primary teacher who:
- is passionate about primary education and is great practitioner with high expectations and good classroom management
- is interested in the science of learning and is committed to continuous improvement
- can demonstrate excellent organisational and inter-personal skills and the ability to contribute to a team
- has clear vision, energy and commitment to all aspects of school life
- has a desire and passion to make a real difference to the lives and life-chances of our students
Why choose us
We can offer you a school where we are proud to teach a knowledge-rich curriculum. You will receive excellent CPD to develop your subject pedagogy and classroom management. You will have access to collaboratively planned schemes of work and lesson resources. We guarantee disruption free learning in EVERY lesson. We have a highly supportive and hands-on SLT who take responsibility for creating a calm and respectful ethos.
We have a dedicated team of non-teaching pastoral and SEN staff who work with SLT and teachers to support pupils. This enables us to have a 98% record of homework completion with centralised detentions for non-completion. We also have a varied extra-curricular programme which helps our students grow and develop into rounded individuals.
This school accepts applications through their own website, where you may also find more information about this job.