Teacher - Reception/KS1

Bowling Green Academy, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX4 9HU

This job expired on 7 February 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    25 April 2022

  • Application deadline

    7 February 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    20 January 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1

Working pattern

Contract type



£25,714 - £41,604 MPR/UPR

Teacher - Reception/KS1 job summary

Bowling Green Academy is a creative and happy place, where everyone is valued – children and staff alike. We pride
ourselves on our community feel and warm, nurturing environment - enabling pupils to become polite, courteous
individuals with strong moral understanding through our ‘KITE Values’ of Kindness, Independence, Tenacity and
Enjoyment. We strongly believe in building character as well as furthering academic success. We are a consistently
improving school and strive towards evidence-informed practice to support all our children to flourish.

You will:
 be able to promote independent learning in pupils who are ambitious and embrace challenge
 have a clear understanding of the ways in which children learn and a range of effective teaching styles which
meet children's individual needs
 be a well organised and an effective communicator who can work as part of a team
 be confident in your ability and work with initiative
 be able to smile a lot and model high expectations of yourself and others
 be caring, friendly, adaptable and hardworking
 be based in Reception class in the first instance.
In return we offer the successful applicant:
 Relevant professional development opportunities, in-house, within our Trust and within our cluster
 Generous PPA time, allowing additional time dedicated to preparation outside of the classroom
 Collaborative planning opportunities
 Clear and high-quality schemes of work to base teaching and learning opportunities on
 A supportive, nurturing environment
 Excellent behaviour from our fantastic children
 A supportive community of families
 A focus on workload and wellbeing for all staff.

We welcome applications from experienced teachers, as well as Early Career Teachers with a strong track record and
proven capacity for development and growth. We are also interested to hear what additional skills and specialisms
you can bring to our school be it a specific subject specialism, year group specialism or talent that would further
enhance the provision for our children.

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About Bowling Green Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
140 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Bowling Green Academy is a 4-11 primary academy and has a real ’family feel’; many of the pupils have generations of relatives who have attended the school from the local community.
We are a small, one-form-entry village school with a strong family ethos that sets high expectations, recognises
achievement and celebrates success for all our children. We are a thriving and happy school with a great team of staff.

Arranging a visit to Bowling Green Academy

To discuss the job further or to arrange a school visit, please contact Jamie Stuttard, Principal, on 01422 374863.

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