St Patrick’s Catholic Voluntary Academy is located in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire’s largest Georgian market town, with excellent road and rail links. St Patrick’s is a joyful community where everyone feels welcome, valued and respected. Our children are at the heart of every decision we make as we want them to be happy, safe and able to learn. We provide opportunities that are relevant to their needs both now and in the future.
The Governors of St. Patrick’s wish to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and committed class teacher to join our friendly, forward thinking, and dedicated team.
The successful candidate will:
- contribute to and be sympathetic of the Christian ethos of the school
- have a thorough and detailed knowledge of the Primary Curriculum
- be able to use reflective and analytical thinking to improve practice
- be someone who wants to embrace a challenge and will give all they’ve got to a school who will allow them to be creative and support professional development
- work cooperatively as part of a team
The school will offer:
- a caring Christian ethos within a supportive school/parish community
- happy children who are a pleasure to teach and love learning
- a united and hardworking team, including supportive parents and governors
- continuing professional development to further your career
- opportunities to work with others collaboratively
St. Patrick’s Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate. The Academy is committed to equal opportunities and the successful candidate should actively support our school’s Catholic ethos and vision.
This post is suitable for an NQT
Our school is part of the Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust which brings together the 21 Catholic Primary and Secondary schools in Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire. Our priority is to ensure the very best Catholic Education for all young people in our community, whatever their circumstances. We will achieve this together, through a strategic approach to sharing best practice, effective challenge and support from a central standards and performance team and opportunities for high quality Continuing Professional Development offered by the CMAT’s teaching school, The Nottingham Catholic Teaching School Alliance.
The Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, which will be requested, prior to interview, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.
The Trust will endeavour to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition.
Whilst every effort has been made to outline the key duties and responsibilities of the role, it is not an exhaustive list. The duties and responsibilities of the role may vary from time to time, commensurate with and without changing the general character of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed, and would not in itself justify a reconsideration of the grading of the post.
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St Patrick's Catholic 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.