CASUAL CLASSROOM TEACHERS
Salary Grade: MPS
Salary Band: £24,372 - £35,971 per annum
Location: Gloucester Academy
Contract Type: Casual
Contract Term: Term Time
Closing Date: 05/01/2020
Interview Date: TBC
Please note, we will be interviewing suitable candidates throughout the advertised period and reserve the right to close the vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications. Therefore please apply without delay if you are interested.
About the Opportunity
We want to recruit fantastic teachers who can join our supply teaching pool. As a casual teacher you will be employed on a day-to-day basis replacing permanent teachers who are absent or participating in other activities. Do you love teaching but are looking for a better work/life balance, this may be the job for you. If you are looking for flexible work and have the ability to adapt we want you to apply. We have regular day-to-day, short term and long-term work available .
Gloucester Academy is a school that aims to prepare our students for the future. Our curriculum offers a balance of vocational and academic learning which is tailored towards our student’s needs. We believe that teachers should have really high expectations and we support our staff practically to do this with strong behaviour structures and clear lines of support to a leadership that is fully involved in the quality of teaching across the academy.
At Gloucester Academy we aim to do more than just teach; we know that our impact extends far beyond the classroom. As a teacher, you are more than just an educator: you are a mentor to look up to, a beacon of knowledge, able to build confidence in young adults as they develop into the members of society of whom we can be proud.
Our aim is to become one of the most rapidly improving schools in the country, and this is an exciting time to join us. As part of a rapidly growing White Horse Federation Multi Academy Trust, not only will you have the friendship and support of your colleagues within GA, but you will also be part of a wider network of Secondary and Primary schools across Gloucestershire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire and Wiltshire, led by leading educational practitioners. This means great career opportunities.
If you would like to see us in action, then please contact us on 01452-428800 we welcome visits to the Academy.
The successful candidate will be
A dynamic, inspirational and enthusiastic classroom practitioner with high expectations in the classroom.
- Fully committed to learning, high quality teaching and raising standards of all students.
- Passionate about your subject; able to inspire and motivate students and staff.
- Committed to ensuring all students reach their potential.
- Able to recognise opportunities and face challenges, whilst maintaining your sense of humour and care for young people.
- Capable of promoting partnerships and collaborative working.
- A role model for our students and staff.
We Can Offer You
A school with a highly supportive Senior Leadership Team
- A well-resourced, hard-working and supportive team.
- Excellent care and support for all staff.
- A positive and stimulating learning environment which values the contribution of all staff.
- Enthusiastic students, willing to learn.
Why Work With Us
The White Horse Federation (TWHF) is a not-for-profit multi-academy trust that supports and sponsors many primary, secondary and special schools across Wiltshire, Gloucestershire, Swindon, Oxfordshire and Berkshire.
Its shared vision for excellence through partnership means it is also committed to keeping the best of what makes a local school great – in other words, the type of schools where TWHF colleagues would be proud to send their own children.
TWHF combines a relentless drive for academic excellence with a shared moral purpose and shared values, while ensuring that fun and happiness are a key attribute of each of its schools. TWHF believes that partnership-working with its schools, pupils and their parents, as well as the wider community, helps creates the best possible outcomes for all children.
TWHF empowers its colleagues through support, training and career opportunities to recruit and retain outstanding staff who are leaders in their field. That way TWHF can ensure that every student achieves their full potential, regardless of background, culture, heritage or ability.
The White Horse Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful for this position you will be expected to apply for a disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service before appointment is confirmed. References will be sought on shortlisted candidates before interview.
Gloucester Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with previous employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).