Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    6 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 1 year

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Waterton Academy Trust is looking to appoint an inspirational and ambitious teacher to join the teaching and learning team at Cherry Tree Academy from September 2023.

We are looking to appoint a skilled teacher who is able to motivate our pupils to love learning and be driven to achieve their personal best.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • Can inspire and motivate children to achieve their full potential
  • Understands the primary curriculum
  • Has a track record of improving standards
  • Is fair and constant and able to manage behaviour to good effect
  • Is innovative and able to offer high quality learning opportunities
  • Has high expectations of themselves and others
  • Is willing contribute fully to school life and have the drive and determination to contribute to whole school developments
  • Is committed to ongoing professional development
  • Has great interpersonal skills and are able to work well as part of a team
  • Has good communication skills with children, colleagues, parents and visitors
  • Is not afraid to roll their sleeves up and work hard

What the school offers its staff

Cherry Tree Academy is on an exciting school improvement journey with all stakeholders firmly committed to providing high-quality education for all pupils. We seek to ensure that every pupil achieves their full potential and develops a sense of belonging to our school community and family of schools.

Waterton Academy Trust is a forward thinking Multi Academy Trust of 13 partner schools, serving the Wakefield and Barnsley districts.

In return we can offer:

  • A modern, bright and spacious learning environment (recently developed and refurbished)
  • The opportunity to work alongside colleagues who are wholeheartedly dedicated to the pupils and community they serve
  • A commitment to support your continued professional development through a network of experienced professionals across the Waterton family of schools
  • The opportunity to contribute widely to school improvement
  • A health and wellbeing package
  • An excellent pension scheme

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Cherry Tree Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
302 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01977 704138

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