Class Teacher Job at Derby City Council – in Derby

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Hours: Full time

Contract type: Permanent

Location: Chaddesden Park Primary School

An exciting opportunity to join a forward thinking and creative Primary School team who care, who inspire and achieve.

  • Are you a talented and enthusiastic Primary School teacher with recent Year 6 experience?
  • Are you committed to achieving accelerated progress and the highest possible levels of attainment and achievement for all pupils whatever their needs, abilities and circumstances?

If so, we are searching for a teacher with enthusiasm, commitment and creativity to join our team. We are looking to appoint a full time classroom practitioner to teach initially in Year 6. The successful candidate would be joining a team that is working hard to raise and maintain standards whilst delivering a creative and exciting curriculum.

We have a reputation for being a warm, welcoming, lively and family orientated school. The children are keen, enthusiastic learners with a reputation for good behaviour and great attitudes to their learning. The children would like a teacher who is fun, friendly and fair. Pupils are strongly supported by their parents/carers and families.

We have a fantastic modern building with huge outdoor grounds where we are developing our Forest Schools status and outdoor learning opportunities.

We are a “Talk for Learning” hub school with gold status for innovative teaching.

The school is part of the Learners’ Trust, which is a medium-sized MAT comprising of seventeen primary schools and one special school and spanning the three Local Authority regions of Rotherham, Derbyshire and Derby City. The successful candidate will have access to the wider networks and support structures that the Trust facilitates within schools, across schools and through the strong links it has with external partners, most notably through the Learners First Teaching School. Learners’ Trust is best described by the culture in which it seeks to operate.

Applications are welcome from experienced teachers. The current Covid regulations mean that visits to the school cannot be as flexibly arranged as perhaps we would like however if you wish to visit at the end of the school day please contact the school office on 01332 662115.

Chaddesden Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment.

Candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The candidate would be required from 1st September 2021.

Please submit your application form together with a supporting letter of application, detailing your qualifications, professional experience, strengths and employment history to: [email protected]

Closing date: Thursday 13th May 2021

Provisional date for interviews Monday 24th May 2021

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