Starting Salary: MPS
Start Date: September 2020
Are you creative, unique, innovative?
Do you want to be able to contribute fully to the school you work in?
Do you want to play a key role in leading school improvement?
Once In A Career Opportunity
There are few opportunities in a career to be part of opening a new school and we require an exceptional Primary teacher to join our innovative team.
Elements Primary School is a new school for Leeds, sponsored under the Free Schools programme by the Wellspring Academy Trust. Elements opened in September 2018, and has been built to meet the increased demand in the Middleton area of South Leeds.
Elements opened to its first Reception-aged pupils in September 2018 and will grow by one year group annually until full in 2024.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the development of a provision from its conception. If you have a creative, innovative and passionate approach to Early Years and/or KS1 are an outstanding practitioner who puts children first then we want to hear from you.
- You will be passionate about learning.
- You will be able to demonstrate a track record of success.
- You will be able to communicate your passion to children and parents alike.
- You will be creative, imaginative, determined, resourceful and adaptable.
- You will demonstrate outstanding practice in the classroom
If you are dynamic and energetic and work with positivity and resilience we can guarantee you an exciting challenge, on-going professional development and excellent opportunities to grow your own career.
The Wellspring Academy Trust is at the forefront of educational innovation, with outstanding aspirations and a vision to provide children and families with exceptional educational opportunities. We are a strong, influential and growing Trust with a deserved reputation for excellence.
If you are shortlisted for an interview and are presently working in a school the Executive Principal would be delighted, with the permission of your line manager, to come and observe you in your classroom. If your circumstances are such that this is not possible it does not exclude you from being shortlisted. You will however be asked to teach a session in our school. NQT’s are welcome to apply.
Candidates are invited to meet with the Executive Principal to discuss the role in more detail. If you would like to do so, please contact the School Office.
The Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We expect all staff and volunteers to have this commitment. The Trust operates stringent safer recruitment procedures and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Reporting to: Sarah Horsbrough, Executive Principal
Duration of Post: Permanent
Work Commitment: Full-time
Start date: 1st September 2020
Closing date: 2nd March 2020
Teaching observations: If shortlisted you will be observed by our Executive Principal. Times and dates to be arranged with candidates directly.
Interview date: Interviews will be held on Tuesday 17th March 2020.
Applications: Completed applications and equal opportunities forms are to be sent to Mrs Katie Grainger.
Elements Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.