Class Teacher (ECT or NQT)

Salary MPS, Full-Time, start September 2021. Closing date 14th May 2021, Interviews 19th May 2021

Weyford Nursery and Primary Academy has recently become part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust.  We are in an exciting phase in the school life and welcome applicants who would like to join us on our learning journey. The Academy is values driven, with the values of respect, teamwork, aspiration and achievement underpinning everything we do. We believe that children learn best when they are happy, well cared for and secure in themselves.  We work hard to build supportive relationships between all the adults and children to make sure that everybody enjoys their time in the school. We have high expectations of everybody and provide the children with a wide range of challenging and engaging opportunities so that they can achieve at a high level.

This is a really exciting opportunity to join us as a Class Teacher and to contribute to our vision of “Working Together for Excellence”.

We are looking for a new colleague to join us, a strong and confident teacher and an enthusiastic team player.  The successful candidate will be a competent classroom practitioner with high expectations of children´s academic, personal and social achievement and behaviour. You will have the skills to create a stimulating and purposeful learning environment, ensuring all learners are achieving their best. With a positive attitude, excellent interpersonal skills you will have a commitment to work as part of a team and contribute to the wider aspects of school life being committed to working in partnership with parents / carers, governors and the local community.

We welcome applications from teachers at all stages of their career, including NQTs.

We can offer a hardworking, creative and supportive team with a range of skills across the curriculum, willing to offer support and expertise to develop your own practice. Being a reflective school, we continually strive to innovate and improve practice and a commitment to quality professional development.

You will be part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust, bringing you added benefits and opportunities. You will find that each of our Academies has a unique identity, but a shared belief in creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and welcomed; please ring the school office to arrange an appointment 01420 472119 or email julie.smith@weyford.org

To apply, please complete an Application Form and Equality Monitoring Form and return it by email lesley.steele@weyford.org or by post to the school address.  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of all relevant pre-employment checks.