Located in the heart of Portsmouth, The Flying Bull Academy is proud of its caring ethos; encouraging and supporting children to achieve their full potential.  The Academy is a positive and active place to work and we are looking to appoint a Class Teacher (Maternity Cover). We believe that success here is built on strong relationships between everyone involved in the academy.

We are seeking a highly motivated and positive class teacher for up to one year to cover maternity leave from February 2021. If you can demonstrate good to outstanding classroom practice, we would like to hear from you and welcome applications from experienced teachers and NQTs.

We can offer a hard working, fun 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. The Flying Bull Academy is a fully refurbished school which is very well resourced and pupils are extremely proud of their school and the community in which they live.

The successful candidate will be a good or better, confident classroom practitioner with high expectations of children´s achievement and behaviour. You will be committed to improving standards and 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.

In return, 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 (02392 694313). You can apply for this vacancy by downloading the University of Chichester Academy Trust application form and supporting documents and sending it to the school by e-mail cnaughton@fbacademy.co.uk or post.