Teacher Lindfield Primary Academy, Haywards Heath, West Sussex

Job description

Class Teacher (KS2) – Lindfield Primary Academy

Part Time (3 days per week), Temporary maternity cover - up to 12 months

Teacher Mainscale M1-M6, dependent on experience (consideration given to UPS candidates)

April 2020

At Lindfield Primary Academy we are seeking to appoint a part time class teacher who is a dynamic and enthusiastic practitioner to join our successful, happy team and be able to contribute effectively in realising the vision and ambitions for our popular Academy. The successful candidate will be working in Year 4 from April 2020 for up to 12 months to cover a maternity leave vacancy.

Our Academy joined the University of Brighton Academies Trust on 1 September 2015. We are a large friendly Academy focused on learning and ensuring the wellbeing and success of our pupils is at the heart of everything we do. We pride ourselves on having high expectations, quality teaching and dedicated staff that means each of our pupils, as an individual, is able to access support and challenge whatever their ability, to achieve their potential. Our children are polite, respectful, well behaved and proud to be part of our Academy and wider community. Lindfield sits at the heart of the local community with strong community links to our thriving, vibrant village and working closely in partnership with parents, pupils and our local board members to achieve the best outcome for each and every one of our pupils. We value our staff highly and are proud to be an inclusive, friendly, supportive place of work offering excellent CPD opportunities through our links to the University of Brighton.

If you enjoy a challenge and are interested in applying for this rewarding post apply below or contact Mr Marcus Still, Principal of Lindfield Primary Academy, on 01444 482524 for further information regarding this post or to arrange an academy tour. We welcome applications from individuals wanting to complete their induction year or experienced teachers.

Lindfield Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. There will be a need for you to undertake an enhanced DBS check and references will be sought prior to the interview process.

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified teacher status plus evidence of continuous professional development

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status plus evidence of continuous professional development

Essential skills and experience

Experience as a class teacher in at least one phase of primary education
• Planning for and teaching an assigned class of pupils within the statutory requirements of the National Curriculum
• Meeting statutory requirements in the recording of pupils’ progress and attainment
• Liaising with parents/carers, other schools, outside agencies and the community
• Maintaining a well organised and stimulating classroom in which pupils are encouraged to learn with confidence
and high self-esteem
• Experience of teaching children of mixed ability levels
• Familiarity with subject-specific health and safety requirements, where relevant, and the ability to plan lessons to
avoid potential hazards


About Lindfield Primary Academy

Address
School Lane, Haywards Heath, West Sussex, RH16 2DX
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Lindfield Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)