This job expired on 17 June 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated teacher to join our happy and hardworking team.

Candidates should be:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner
  • A team player
  • Enthusiastic about learning
  • Familiar with the English National Curriculum
  • Able to contribute to our very high standards
  • Organised and committed

Furthermore candidates should:

  • Have a strong moral purpose which puts pupils at the centre of everything
  • Believe in high achievement for all pupils

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer:

  • The opportunity to work in a very special school; one which is forward thinking, dedicated to the improving the lives of all children and continuously seeks to be the best it can possibly be
  • Highly motivated pupils who are eager to learn and engage in lessons
  • A school that doesn’t do fads or gimmicks; one which puts teacher workload and wellbeing at the centre of every decision we make
  • A commitment to your future development through a well-structured CPD programme
  • The chance to work as part of a small multi-academy trust who are relentless in their drive to deliver the best learning experiences to all
  • Annual salary increments plus inflation linked increases.
  • Automatic enrolment into a Teacher Pension or Local Government Pension Scheme with generous employer contribution rates.
  • Enhanced occupational benefits (such as maternity, adoption and parental leave).
  • Automatic enrolment into our Employee Assistance Programme which gives you and your family members free access to Health and Wellbeing services including, GP consultations, Private medial operations, Physiotherapy, Counselling and mindfulness, wellbeing clinics, nurse support services, chronic illness and cancer support, menopause support.
  • Flexible family friendly policies from day one.
  • Funding of a wide range of accredited training courses and apprenticeships.
  • A range of working patterns dependent upon the role.
  • For employees on all year-round contracts, a minimum of 28.5 days plus bank holidays (this increases with length of service) holiday entitlement.
  • Death in service benefit.

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding cuts through everything we do at school and the safety of our pupils is our top priority. There is a designated senior member of the Leadership Team who is responsible for referring and monitoring any child protection concerns. All members of staff will receive training in line with our child protection and other related policies.

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About Kirkburton Middle School

School type
Academy, ages 10 to 13
Education phase
View all Middlejobs
School size
496 pupils enrolled
Age range
10 to 13
Email address
Phone number
01484 222737

KMS provides a welcoming and secure environment in which pupils enter as young children and leave as confident young adults, each developing at the rate that is right for them. We specialise in supporting, nurturing and guiding young children through this time in their lives – emotionally, socially and academically – in order that they are able to achieve well and feel safe.
We believe strongly in the importance of the principle of inclusion, the development of the whole child and meeting the needs of the individual. To this end we provide a broad and balanced curriculum together with an extensive range of enrichment and extra-curricular activities.

Arranging a visit to Kirkburton Middle School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email gdean@themast.co.uk.

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