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  • Start date details

    September 2024 or earlier if available

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 February 2024

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

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What skills and experience we're looking for

The Ivy Education Trust is looking for someone to complement the dedicated and passionate team at Kenton Primary School. Our lovely rural school sits in the heart of a thriving village, with Powderham Castle taking pride of place. We work hard to offer our pupils the best experiences in order to inspire them to become well-rounded and respectful individuals who have a lifelong love of learning.

Are you:

  • an inspirational, dedicated and forward-thinking classroom practitioner
  • able to assess, plan and deliver excellent lessons that ensure quality outcomes for pupils
  • able to close any prior gaps in learning, whilst helping students to make significant progress in new learning
  • committed to raising standards
  • creative, enthusiastic and passionate about supporting every pupil, regardless of barrier

You will:

  • have knowledge and experience of EYFS/KS1
  • demonstrate excellent planning, communication and organisational skills
  • be able to enthuse and motivate all pupils
  • have incredibly high expectations
  • want to be part of a super team within our small village school
  • believe that all students are capable of success
  • be proactive in developing yourself as a practitioner through external CPD
  • be proactive in collaborating with other subject leaders across our group of schools to share good practice, upskill and work together to increase capacity for improvement

What the school offers its staff

The Ivy Education Trust works closely with all schools within the Trust and beyond. The Trust celebrates the diversity of each of its schools and is founded upon the alignment of vision and values that we all commonly hold to secure the best outcomes for our pupils.

Ivy Education Trust is committed to providing a broad, balanced and ambitious curriculum in all its schools, so all children and young people develop the character and qualifications needed to open doors to their future success. A strong focus on developing and providing inspirational teaching and leadership in all schools, through school-to-school improvement, ensures outstanding progress and educational enjoyment for all members of the partnership’s community.

The unique character of each school is celebrated and nurtured to ensure choice and variety in educational provision. The Trust is determined that all children should be able to attend a good or better school regardless of where they live.

Our mission is to improve life chances for every child and young person we serve, through broadening their opportunities and enabling them to reach their full potential. We support all members of our learning community to dream big, aim high, and achieve more than they ever thought was possible. If you share these visions and aspirations, then we very much welcome your application for this post.

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About Kenton Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
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School size
74 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01626 890465

Arranging a visit to Kenton Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email lorraine.curry@ivyeducationtrust.co.uk.

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