Temporary Class Teacher for Key Stage 2 - 307186

Maple Court Academy, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

The Governors of Maple Court Academy, part of the Alpha Academies Trust, are offering an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated, skilled teacher to join our friendly and professional team. Applications from NQTs are welcome.

Through the ‘Expect Excellence’ ethos we are committed to our students becoming successful, both personally and academically. We are on a positive journey and are proud of the rapid improvements we have made. If you wish to join our good academy, then please come and see for yourself. Visits are strongly recommended.

The successful candidate will
• Be able to demonstrate exemplary primary classroom practice and expect excellence from our children.
• Be a strong advocate for change and champion Academy improvement.
• Be a team player.

In return we can offer you
• An Academy where behaviour is good and standards are improving rapidly.
“Pupils behave very well. They are polite, courteous, friendly and respectful. Pupils adhere impressively to the Academy’s rules.” Ofsted January 2016
• Fantastic CPD opportunities. We only work with the best trainers and coaches.
• A chance to be part of something special here at Maple Court Academy.

The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you. For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/ Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk
Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk quoting
the job reference number 307186.

Closing Date for this Post: Friday 6th December 2019 at 9.00am
Interview Date: Week commencing Monday 9th December 2019

Essential educational requirements

Graduate Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Ability to promote the Academy’s aims positively and use effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale.
Ability to model good practice for others.
Ability to develop good personal relationships within a team.
Ability to establish and develop close relationships with parents, governors and the community.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to a variety of audiences.
Ability to create a safe, happy, healthy challenging and effective learning environment.
Is organised, resourceful, reliable an excellent timekeeper, approachable, committed, empathetic and enthusiastic.
Has a good sense of humour and the ability to make learning fun.
A willingness to undertake appropriate training.
Awareness and sensitivity with regard to equal opportunities and race equality.
An ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence through the medium of English.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 491 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Maple Court Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

School location

Beverley Drive, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST2 0QD