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Lead Teacher - Full-time

Cygnus Academies Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F48-3-T
  • Posted:15/10/2021
  • Pay:L4 - L8 (dependent on experience)
  • Start Date:Jan 2022
  • App Close Date:31/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc

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Cygnus Academies Trust is looking to recruit an experienced teacher who is ready to take a step into Leadership by joining our Shared Services Team as a Lead Teacher. 

The Lead Teacher will be deployed to schools in our Trust to help improve teaching practice, standards and pupil progress whilst maintaining the vision, values and ethos of both the school and Cygnus Academies Trust

Cygnus Academies Trust is currently comprised of six primary schools. Five in the Dartford area and one in Tonbridge. As a Trust we are accountable for 2,300+ pupils, 300+ staff and £11M+ of public funds.

You will need excellent communication and problem-solving skills; possess confidence and initiative; and have a willingness to contribute to the continued improvement of our Shared Services Team. Previous teaching and school improvement experience is essential.

The successful candidate will also have the following qualities:

  • High levels of confidentiality and professionalism at all times.
  • Ability to stay calm under pressure.
  • Ability to challenge others where required.
  • Ability to remain positive when facing challenges.

Role details:

Role:                  Lead Teacher

Contract:            Permanent

Hours:                Full time

Salary:               L4-8 (dependent on experience)

Closing date:      31 October 2021 at 12pm

Interviews:         tbc

Start Date:         January 2022                            

Please contact Jenny Baker (HR Director) on 01322 224201 or by email hr@cygnus.org.uk to discuss the role in more detail.

 

Cygnus Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and relevant references being received. Please note we are unable to accept CV’s, only fully completed application forms will be accepted.

Information about the trust

Cygnus Academies Trust is a growing family of schools that we nurture and support to be the best that we can be. Everyone in our family is our responsibility and we value how unique every individual and school is. We provide the tools, strategies and knowhow to enable everyone to flourish. Our aim is to give everyone in our family, irrespective of background, the learning and experiences needed to give them the life chances that were once the preserve of privilege.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jenny Baker
  • Address:Cygnus Academies Trust,
    Sus Con,
    Brunel Way,
    Dartford,
    Kent,
    DA1 5FW
  • Telephone: 01322224201
  • Email: jenny.baker@cygnus.org.uk

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).