Primary Teacher - KS2 Lead

Northampton International Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Teacher Pay scale MPs-UPS

Job summary

Are you an experienced Primary Teacher looking for a Middle Leadership position?
Northampton International Academy have a vacancy for a Primary KS2 Lead with the poss. This post would suit an experienced primary teacher looking to progress their career, who can engage our children so that each child can reach their full potential. We can offer you an exclusive, happy, secure environment with a welcoming atmosphere. An opportunity to thrive and develop to really make a difference.
Northampton International Academy is part of the East Midlands Academy Trust, it is an all through school, 4–19, and opened in September 2016. In July 2019, the academy achieved an Ofsted rating of Good.
It is a fantastic time to join NIA as it has its first Year 12 intake, as well as further groups in the primary phase upto Year 4 and by 2021 the school will have over 2000 pupils. This will make NIA one of the largest free schools in the country
We aspire for our Primaries to become a beacon of excellence and optimism for the Northampton International Academy community providing an outstanding education for all its students.
As an organisation we are committed to providing exceptional continuous professional development in order to effectively support all staff and secure the best learning environment for our students. To this end we ensure that our staff are fully resourced with access to the latest technology.
Our ambition for our primary schools is to provide an outstanding education for all its students, regardless of background or ability.
The Primary school instils their pupil's with an uncompromising set of values with empathy being a key element. The children are encouraged to take calculated risks. The school promotes mental, physical and emotional well-being across the school for staff and pupils alike.
The Key Stage 2 Lead appointed will be expected to offer engaging and forward-thinking lessons with the help of their teaching assistant in class.
The Key Stage 2 Phase Lead will be carefully selected and should hold specialist subject interests, intellect and ambition to develop as a teacher. East Midlands Academy Trust offer exceptional professional development opportunities, providing access to a wide variety of training courses to ensure a continuing advancement in teacher's capability.
As part of the Trust we offer a wide range of employee benefits
These include:
• Continuous professional development and training opportunities
• Dedicated support from our School Improvement Team
• Career and leadership opportunities within our growing family of schools
• A Trust employee forum with representatives from across the organisation
• A confidential 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme
• Childcare vouchers scheme
• A corporate eye care plan

Please visit our website to download an application for. For more information please contact Lorna Stockwell on 07500 559281 or email
EMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, references and other checks.

School overview

School type Free School
Education phase All Through
School size 785 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Northampton International Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Northampton International Academy

NIA is one of the UK’s fastest growing schools. From September, we will have EYFS to year 4, years 7 through to 12. By 2021, we will have over 2,200 pupils, making us one of the largest free schools in the UK.

School location

Barrack Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1AA