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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    7 March 2024

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  • Teacher

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Class Teacher (to teach Year 6) – Required for September 2024

Salary Range: Teachers’ Main Scale or Teachers’ Upper Pay Scale

We are excited to announce that we are seeking an experienced Year 6 Class Teacher who will have the confidence to teach our first cohort of Year 6 children and has the experience of preparation and deliver of the Year 6 curriculum including SATs arrangements. Due to the growth of the school, depending on your experience, we can offer you further career development through subject leadership opportunities as well as the opportunity to mentor ECTs and/or coach other members of teaching staff.

At Charlton Wood Primary Academy, we teach for mastery through explicit instruction across our curriculum. Now we are entering our 6th year of growth, our approach to teaching and learning is now consistently embedded across the school and is consistently leading to high standards of achievement for our pupils – we are in the top 20% of schools nationally in our reportable data.

The successes of our pupils come because of a relentless and shared approach to achievement for all from the entire staff team who are united in the belief that all children can, and will, succeed as a result of high-quality teaching from passionate and caring professionals. Our school team approach is encapsulated in our school vision ‘Working together to grow confident, ambitious learners’.

As a leadership team we really want you to achieve your potential and we have a well-developed and effective approach to supporting staff development which is based in evidence informed research, using an instructional coaching model, so that you can be successful in your career. At Charlton Wood Primary Academy we are a team: our staff love working here and thrive on the support, development, encouragement and belief in success that we offer.

In addition to meeting the teachers’ standards, we are specifically looking for someone who:

  • is passionate about teaching and learning and knows there is always more to learn to become the most effective teacher you can be

  • can demonstrate effective teaching which leads to strong outcomes for all pupils

  • is reflective about their own teaching - using evidence informed research to develop their craft

  • embraces a mastery approach to teaching and learning in all subject areas

  • wants to work with, and learn from, other teachers and leaders in our school and the Trust that we belong to

  • is willing to go the extra mile for our pupils and their families

In addition to normal teachers’ pay and conditions we will offer the successful candidate:

  • a brand-new fully resourced building with beautiful grounds

  • supportive and ongoing professional development throughout the year

  • a bespoke training plan to enable you to deliver excellent outcomes and progress in your career

  • a solution focussed team who work together closely to deliver the best for our community

  • a supportive leadership team with a proven track record of whole school improvement who will support you to be successful

  • a commitment to reducing unnecessary workload so that you can focus on improving outcomes

  • regular opportunities to network, moderate with and work with other teachers in the Trust

  • extremely supportive parents who are keen for their children to do well

The school and the Trust place no limits on their aspirations for our pupils/students and we all believe strongly in the importance of opening horizons and opportunities for those less well placed to see it for themselves. Charlton Wood Primary Academy has a history of building excellent relationships between staff, pupils, parents and the community Pupils take pride in their school and respond positively to high expectations.

The Deputy Headteacher, Emily Smith, will be holding school tours. Attendance at one of these meetings is strongly encouraged so that you can understand more about our school, our approach and to ask lots of questions!

Applications from experienced teachers are particularly welcome; strong ECTs may be considered.

Trust in Learning (Academies) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Key Dates:

Monday 15th April 2024 - Deadline for applications

Tuesday 23rd April 2024 (TBC) - Interview

Application packs can be downloaded from eTeach -please send your completed application by email to recruitment@tila.school by 12 noon on Monday 15th April 2024.

What the school offers its staff

Our School

Charlton Wood serves a new community called Charlton Hayes close to Cribbs Causeway in South Gloucestershire. We have an amazing school site, with a beautiful new building and fantastic outdoor facilities.

Our staff serve our community with pride, and our parents and carers are highly supportive of our school.

Children consistently obtain high standards of achievement – we are in the top 20% of schools nationally in all our reportable data and have strong outcomes across the wider curriculum. Results of our recent Ofsted inspection will shortly be published on the Ofsted website, and are well worth a look!

Our Vision

We ‘Work together to grow confident, ambitious learners’. We know that there is a strong correlation between the way in which pupils engage and participate in learning and their eventual outcomes academically, socially and emotionally. For this reason, we have a collective, proactive and positive approach. We explicitly teach and deliberately practise routines and expectations to ensure that our children can engage purposefully, meaningfully and happily with learning, each other and the adults in their lives.

Our School Values

The school has four values which we expect everyone in our school community to uphold all the time – These values are part of the fabric of our school and help our children to grow and develop into confident ambitious learners who make the most of the opportunities given to them.

Commitment to safeguarding

Charlton Wood Primary Academy is part of the Endeavour Academy Trust, which is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. You can find our Child Protection Policy on the trust's website: http://www.endeavouracademytrust.org.uk We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

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About Charlton Wood Primary Academy

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
270 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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