Come and join a village primary school that is part of an outstanding
collaboration of academies who work together to become ‘beacons on the moors’,
representing our interconnected rural communities where learning is embedded in
the land, working collaboratively to each provide a unique, world-class
education to prepare our pupils for the next stage in their life journeys.’
are looking to appoint a colleague to join us as a ‘Teacher-in-Charge’ and KS2
(Y3-6) Class Teacher. This is potentially an excellent training ground for a
Headship or other senior leader role. Regrettably, this opportunity is not
suitable for ECTs.
is a permanent post, ideally to start in January 2024, although an April start
will be considered for the right person.
are looking for:
- A skilled professional who has an engaging and inspirational style
of teaching and can differentiate across KS2.
- Someone who has the drive and ambition to make sure
our children achieve their very best, and promotes academic excellence
- An established teacher with a flair and passion for
primary education who will embrace working and teaching in our school.
- A professional with senior leadership skills or
aspirations to develop these, who can contribute and lead on school development
- A highly-organised individual who is able to manage
the day-to-day operation running of a small school, balanced with their own
teaching commitment, in the absence of Executive Headteacher (who also leads
Glaisdale Primary School).
- Someone who will embrace our nurture principles and
a nurturing approach to supporting children with a range of needs.
- The ability to act as the deputy designated
- A leader who can support the development of
subjects/initiatives across their own school and others.
Context of the school
currently has 52 pupils on roll across two classes: Acorns (EYFS/KS1) and Oaks
(KS2). Our children love the great outdoors and our rural location provides
lots of opportunities for adventurous activities. All our pupils have regular
outdoor learning sessions, in our extensive school grounds or within the local
We are looking for
someone who can continue to nurture relationships with pupils, parents,
governors and staff and who takes real pride in being part of our school
Castleton and Glaisdale
schools share one Headteacher, who is based in each school throughout the week,
supported by an enthusiastic team. Castleton and Glaisdale are founding members
of a group of schools (West Cliff, Airy Hill, Lealholm, Oakridge, Castleton and
Glaisdale), known as the Yorkshire Endeavour Academy Trust (YEAT), and we work
closely to provide support and development opportunities to all staff.
Here at Castleton
Primary, we are proud to take our wonderful children from Castleton and
surrounding villages. In a small school such as ours, teamwork and excellent
communication are vital, and we are looking for someone who is willing to pitch
in with all aspects of school life to help us offer the very best experiences
to our pupils
Find out more about life
at Castleton by visiting our website: https://www.castletonprimaryschool.co.uk/
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