97 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

ECT/MPS + Fringe

Teacher KS2 (Year5/6) job summary

We would like you to have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status or completion in Summer 2024

  • Evidence of good/outstanding school placements/observations

  • A passion for inspiring children to learn

  • Excellent team working skills

  • A flexible and adaptable approach to teaching and learning

  • Strong communication skills

  • An ambitious approach to continual professional development

  • A natural aptitude to model the Trust’s core behaviours – ‘We display transparency, kindness and respect in all our interactions with others, and support each other in all our endeavours. We are tenacious in our desire to make the difference together’.

We can offer:

  • A positive working environment within an extremely well-resourced school

  • The support of a highly professional and committed staff team and the opportunity to expand your professional networks beyond the Trust through our external partnerships

  • The opportunity to develop your career within an expanding multi academy trust with a track record of excellent student attainment and achievement

  • Exceptional professional development opportunities

The Trust is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

How to make an application:

  • Please read the attached Appointment Brief before completing your application.

  • To apply, complete the My New Term Application Form using the Supporting Statement section of the form to detail your suitability for the role, your motivation for making an application and how your knowledge, experience and training meet the person specification.

  • A tour of the school is highly recommended and very welcomed

  • The vacancy closes on Monday 29th May 2024 however, early application is advised as we reserve the right to close the advert early should a suitable applicant be found.

  • Interview date: TBC

  • If you have any questions or would like to discuss this role further, please contact The Recruitment Team on 07917 034209 or at recruitment@danesedtrust.org.uk

Web: www.ascotroad.herts.sch.uk

School Address:Ascot Road, Watford, WD18 8AD

E-mail: recruitment@danesedtrust.org.uk

Danes Educational Trust Address: C/o St Clement Danes School, Chenies Road, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire WD3 6EW Tel: 01923 589699 / 07917 034209

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About Ascot Road Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
380 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Thank you for your interest in at Ascot Road Primary School. Our school pledges itself to be a place where uniqueness is celebrated and all individuals will find safety and respect for themselves, their families and their way of life.

We are a happy and diverse school in West Watford with a dedicated and hard-working team focused on providing the best possible education for our pupils. Pupils only get one chance at Primary education and we want this to be the best it can be. Learning together, we respect each other’s values and traditions and strive to create an inclusive and safe environment that guides and stimulates our children to achieve through enjoyment.

Ascot Road is a community and we value our relationships with parents, helping us to ensure every child has an enjoyable and productive experience during their time at our school. Hopefully by exploring our website you can gain an insight into life and Ascot Road and some of the experiences we enjoy together.

If you would like to organise a visit to the school or if you would like to discuss any position in more detail then please contact Dawn Gamble (Recruitment Manager) at recruitment@danesedtrust.org.uk.

The Danes Educational Trust currently comprises nine schools: St Clement Danes School, Croxley Danes School, Chancellor’s School, Onslow St Audrey’s School, De Havilland Primary School, Elstree Screen Arts Academy, Jupiter Primary School, Lanchester Primary School and Ascot Road Primary School. Dr Josephine Valentine OBE is the CEO of the Danes Educational Trust. She was Headteacher of St Clement Danes School for 20 years. She is a National Leader in Education, a DfE Advisor and has oversight of all five schools. If appointed, you will benefit from working within an established, outstanding Trust

The Trust’s core values are:

• We value joy in working, teaching and learning together

• We encourage everyone within our Trust to feel optimistic about the future and how they can shape it

• We support all individuals in developing resilience to enable them to respond to change and grow as a result

• We value and support the wellbeing of all individuals who learn and work in our schools

• We provide equality of opportunity and experience for all

• We provide a safe and secure learning environment for all

Websites – www.ascotroadcfs.org.uk / www.daneseducationaltrust.org.uk

Cathy Elsley


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