Year 6 Class Teacher

Harrold Primary Academy, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK43 7DB

7 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    February 2023

  • Closing date

    16 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    27 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 6-12 months

Pay scale

MPS / UPS dependent on experience

Year 6 Class Teacher job summary

We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, highly motivated Year 6 teacher to engage and inspire our students, while preparing them for and guiding them through their SATs. A strong ECT would be considered.

The Opportunity

  • Create an appropriate, safe, and stimulating learning environment
  • Promote and record the well-being and educational progress of each child
  • A great chance to work with a strong, fun, passionate team

The ideal candidate

  •  Will have experience working with Year 6 students in a classroom environment
  • A good knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
  • The ability to engage, motivate, challenge, and have high expectations of all children
  • Be a team player, with a ‘can do’ solution focused attitude

Benefits of working for us include:

  • Enhanced Family Policies
  • Enhanced Sickness Leave
  • Eyecare vouchers
  • Access to a free Employee Assistance Programme, offering mental health and wellbeing support
  • Free Parking

Meridian Trust is a values-led organisation that has risen to be one of the highest performing academy groups in the country. The Trust was formed in 2011 and is founded on its commitment to a high-quality educational provision for all at the heart of local communities. The Trust currently operates 28 schools across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough, Lincolnshire, and Northamptonshire and has forged strong links within all these communities. We are committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff. To find out more about the Trust, please visit:

Early applications are encouraged, as are visits to the school. Please note that we reserve the right to appoint prior to the closing date.

Closing date for applications is Midday on Friday 16th December 2022

Interview to take place in January, date TBC

The Trust is committed to diversity and inclusion and equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an enhanced check with the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS), as well as social media checks.

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About Harrold Primary Academy

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

Harrold Primary Academy is a one-form entry, community primary academy, situated in the village of Harrold in North Bedfordshire. The Academy lies in the heart of the community, believing that close cooperation between home and school is essential. Harrold Primary Academy celebrates and values their learning community and encourages children to respect each other’s cultures, faiths, and traditions.

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