Teacher of KS2 Gosforth Junior High Academy, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear

Job description

Come to work in a thriving community. Gosforth Federated Academies is a multi-academy trust consisting of four schools (Gosforth Academy, Gosforth Junior High Academy, North Gosforth Academy and Jesmond Park Academy) committed to providing a superb education for pupils from Year 5 through to Year 13. Gosforth Junior High Academy is a highly successful school rated as ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted. Links with schools across the Gosforth pyramid are strong, allowing potential for the sharing of practice and pedagogy across all phases. It is a richly diverse school, with ‘astute and inspirational leadership’ as described by Ofsted.

We are seeking two enthusiastic and motivated Key Stage 2 teachers to cover maternity leave. For one of the roles we are particularly interested in applicants with a specialism in KS2 English. If you have the skills necessary and are passionate about developing children’s learning, these posts offer the ideal opportunity to contribute within a positive and supportive environment.

Essential educational requirements

• Relevant degree
• Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

• Relevant degree
• Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent classroom practitioner.
• Clear understanding and knowledge of the KS2 curriculum.
• Good knowledge of assessment requirements at KS2.
• Ability to engage children’s interest.
• Confident in using ICT in the classroom.
• Good track record of teaching at KS2 (This can include teaching practice)
• Experience of teaching literacy and numeracy

Employee benefits

We can offer you:

• An opportunity to work in an ‘outstanding’ school
• An opportunity to work with highly-skilled professionals
• A brand-new building that Ofsted said provides ‘excellent facilities’
• Enthusiastic and motivated pupils
• An exciting and extensive commitment to professional development
• A school with its community at heart
• Reduced membership of the Academy’s gym and excellent sports facilities

About Gosforth Junior High Academy

Regent Avenue, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE3 1EE
Middle Deemed Secondary
Gosforth Junior High Academy website (opens in a new window)