Primary Years Teacher
Posted 26th April 2021
Closing date: 19th May 2021 at 12 noon
Interviews to be held: 25th May 2021
Start Date: September 2021
Salary: NQT – M6
Location: Kings Priory School, Tynemouth
Hours of Work: Full Time
Kings Priory School wishes to appoint a highly qualified and committed professional as a full-time Primary Years teacher. We are seeking a colleague who is capable of teaching Primary Years education to a high academic standard. The successful candidate will be a highly committed, creative and energetic practitioner who is able to make a full contribution to further raising standards of achievement and to the wider life of the school. Please state curriculum, phase strengths (including EYFS/Reception) and interests in your application.
Applications are welcome from NQTs through to teachers on M6.
If you have recently applied (within the last three months) for a Teacher of Primary Years at Kings Priory School, it is not necessary to apply for this post.
Kings Priory School is one of the highest performing schools in North East of England, providing high quality education to 1450 pupils aged 4 – 19. We are a school with excellent teachers, a family environment, motivated pupils and a commitment to educating the whole child both in and outside of the classroom. We are proud of our pupils who regularly achieve well above the national average in public examinations: *in 2019 at GCSE, 93% of pupils achieved a grade 4+ in English and 87% of pupils achieved a 4+ in Maths. Our pupils also made excellent progress, with a Progress 8 score of +0.28.
The School operates across neighbouring sites in the centre of the attractive coastal village of Tynemouth with short commuting links into Newcastle upon Tyne. Kings Priory School is part of Woodard Academies Trust multi-academy sponsor whose aim is to be a provider of world class education, transforming lives within and across communities. Our Christian Ethos helps to make our school a thoughtful community and we are welcoming, positive and open to pupils and staff of all faiths and none.
Kings Priory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer Recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.
*We have used outcomes from 2019 as there are no validated national figures from 2020 for comparison.
Please address your application to The Principal.
Kings Priory School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.