As an inspiring Class Teacher (Full-time) you will be joining our caring, friendly and successful school at an exiciting time. The school has been on a rapid journey of improvement and is making significant progress on its journey to becoming outstanding.  The position is on a Fixed Term basis (2 terms from January 2021), Main Scale Teacher.

Able to inspire, challenge and motivate pupils to excel, you will provide them with the support and encouragement they need as they establish a sense of their own self, gaining in confidence and developing vital life skills. You will have the skills to differentiate teaching and learning for pupils of all abilities and needs, through current knowledge of best practice in learning and child development.   

Located in the East of Portsmouth, Langstone Infant Academy is proud of its caring ethos, encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential and is a positive and active place to work. We believe that success here is built on strong relationships between everyone involved in the academy and are very proud to be part of the University of Chichester Academy Trust.  

Responsibilities include:

•         A good or outstanding practitioner able to lead and manage an area of the curriculum 

•         Working as part of a team and managing support staff 

•         Preparing medium and short term planning and attending planning meetings

•         Attending and contributing to staff meetings/ briefings and Inset Days as appropriate

•         Implementing school record keeping and assessment procedures

•         Liaising with parents

Applications are welcome from experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers who would like to be part of our school, helping pupils to develp and progress in a safe, supportive and encouraging environment.          

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed (socially distanced), please phone the Headteacher on (023) 92832642 to arrange a suitable appointment. Completed application forms are to be returned via email to finance@langstone-inf.portsmouth.sch.uk by Wednesday 30th September 2020 or via post to Langstone Infant Academy, Stride Avenue, Copnor, Portsmouth, Hants, PO3 6HL.

Only candidates invited for interview during w/c 05 October 2020 will receive a response to their application.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS Disclousres at Enhanced level will be required for this position. 

The School is part of the University of Chichester Multi-Academy Trust family.  Each academy has a unique identity, but a shared belief of creating a positive and enriching environment, where all staff feel valued and proud to be part of the Trust.  As a Class Teacher, you will have access to opportunities for professional development and to current research and support from experts in effective strategies for child learning and development.