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Classroom Teacher - Fixed Term

Thinking Schools Academy Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F40-55-T
  • Posted:10/03/2021
  • Pay:£27,186 - £42,192
  • Start Date:1st September 2021
  • App Close Date:14/03/2021 at 23:45
  • Interviews:TBC

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We require a Classroom Teacher to join Cedar Children’s Academy. You will be willing to take the opportunity to play a full part in the further development of our school and join us in our aims to make learning irresistible and to provide a nurturing and safe environment for everyone.

This is a fixed term position for one academic year, there is the possibility this could lead to a permanent position.

 

Staff feel well supported by leaders. Teachers recognise that leaders have worked hard to make sure their workloads are managed fairly.”

“Staff value the training and support they receive. Leaders recognise talent in staff and deploy them across the school to coach and support colleagues.”

Ofsted Report  May 2019

 

What Cedar Children's Academy will offer you:

  • Minimum starting salary £27,186 for all NQTs
  • Revised Teacher Payscale to retain and reward excellent teachers
  • The opportunity to work with happy and well behaved children who are excited about learning and work with parents who are supportive of our school values and ethos. 
  • Vast support network from senior leaders and other teachers within the school and our Trust to help you deliver outstanding teaching and learning through resources, mentoring and school visits.
  • Regular opportunities to meet and share best practice with the relevant year group teachers of the other Medway Primary Schools within our trust
  • Benefit from an internationally accredited pedagogy approach to thinking and learning, which has been proven to enhance classroom practice
  • Excellent CPD opportunities including our Early career, Middle and Senior Leadership programmes
  • As an accredited Chartered Teacher organisation you can become a recognised Charted Teacher
  • Reduced membership of a fully-equipped fitness suite and classes – located on the site of New Horizons Children’s Academy
  • A 24/7 employee assistance programme which provides counselling and support / advice on a wide array of areas
  • Large outdoor spaces to support your teaching and the children’s learning.
  • Free parking in our staff carpark

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.

What you will need to succeed:

  • Be a qualified teacher
  • Be committed to contributing to our fully inclusive school, being proactive in making adjustments to support pupils in their learning
  • Passionate about teaching and learning and have a positive outlook and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Outstanding classroom practice with high expectations for achievements and behaviour
  • Be committed to “Being your best self” and be keen to work collaboratively with colleagues across the school, hub and Trust.
  • Be able to plan and deliver a creative and stimulating curriculum
  • An aspiring leader of learning and happy to grasp exciting CPD opportunities  
  • Be willing to engage with research informed practice
  • Contribute to the values, ethos and the development of our schools.

 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the trust

The Thinking Schools Academy Trust is a family of schools consisting of both primary and secondary schools across Kent, Hampshire and Plymouth.

We believe that every young person in our community deserves to have the best opportunities at life regardless of their individual circumstances.

Education is the key to transforming life chances and we support and develop every member of our community to:

Think about their Thinking, Be their Best self, Shape their Success, In this way we transform life chances

As part of the Thinking Schools Academy Trust, we benefit from working cohesively as a family of schools for the benefit of our children, and for the adults who work here too. The Trust supports with planning, trips, events, CPD and much more to ensure that all of our teachers are fully supported, enabling them to ensure that they can deliver the best learning that we can offer.

Our mission is to “transform life chances”; at The Thinking Schools Academy Trust we believe education has the power to change lives and children only have one chance to get this right. To ensure all our academies focus on our mission school leaders translated our mission to core values that would be demonstrated and evident in all our Academies:

Child First, Aspire, Challenge, Achieve

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.