About the role
KEY STAGE 2 PRIMARY CLASS TEACHER – MATERNITY COVER
CLOSING DATE: Tuesday 26 May 2020 at 9.00am
START DATE: Tuesday 1 September 2020
END OF CONTRACT: Tuesday 31 August 2021
INTERVIEWS: Friday 29 May 2020 – To be confirmed
HOURS OF WORK: Full time. Maternity Cover
- Do you want to be part of a school where your contribution is valued and celebrated?
- Would you like to teach children with high aspirations who are keen to learn?
- Do you want to join a staff team that is diverse, collegiate and respected?
- Do you have high emotional intelligence?
If the answers to these questions is ‘yes’, then Gildredge House wants to hear from you. We are looking to appoint an exceptional candidate to the post of Maternity Cover Key Stage 2 Primary Class Teacher (year group 4 or 5) for our 4-19 free school.
Our ‘Good’ Ofsted judgement (November 2018) is a strong foundation on which to build and develop the school. The challenge is to sustain and further improve through every aspect of Gildredge House.
As a Maternity Cover Primary Class Teacher at Gildredge House you will be expected to provide stimulating and academically rigorous teaching, particularly with regard to differentiation for students of different abilities and the increased use of ICT. You will work within the Primary Team to implement the Cambridge Primary Curriculum with key skills at the core, while keeping up-to-date with current developments in content and methods of a creative curriculum. You will also make a full and dynamic contribution to the Primary phase and its extra-curricular activities.
This post will be in Year 4 or 5 and will be for the whole of the academic year September 2020 to August 2021. Therefore, please make clear your preference of Year Group on your Application for Employment Form. If you are successful in becoming a staff member at Gildredge House, we do expect all our staff to develop their skills and actively support this on every occasion.
You will have the benefits of a new classroom, together with a Sports Hall, Multi-Use Performance Space and landscaped outdoor areas for fun and physical activity, all of which make up an exceptional learning environment for our students.
At Gildredge House each individual is known and valued. Students are inspired to discover their passions and realise their academic potential. You will join a strong team of inspirational teachers in an exciting environment where learning is fun. If you are an imaginative and dynamic practitioner - with a passion for teaching, the capability of engaging and enthusing all students and the belief that everyone can succeed - we want to hear from you.
Gildredge House offers:
- continuity of education for boys and girls aged 4-19
- an expectation of high academic standards leading to Sixth Form studies
- strong discipline
- specialist teaching in key subject areas of the curriculum, including Computer Science, Sport and Music
- excellent pastoral care
- a range of extra-curricular activities
- parent and community involvement
Our school motto: 'Aspire'
Salary range: £24,373 rising to £40,490
If you are interested in the position please download the Application Pack on our website.
NQT’s are very welcome to apply.
Please complete the Application for Employment and References & Monitoring Form and return to firstname.lastname@example.org by 9.00am on Tuesday 26 May 2020.
If you wish to discuss the post further, please contact the Head of Primary, Mrs Catherine Geldard: email@example.com Tel: 01323 400650
Gildredge House is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All offers of employment with the school are subject to pre-employment checks which will include References, Health, Right to Work in UK, a satisfactory Enhanced DBS with Children’s Barred List check and a Self- Declaration you have not been barred under the Childcare Act 2006.
Your starting salary will be pro rata if the above position is part-time or term-time only.