TY’N Y WERN PRIMARY SCHOOL
KS2 TEACHER WITH RESPONSIBILITY AS A TEAM LEADER AND DIGITAL COMPETENCY
Grade: M1 – UPS3 Plus TLR 2a
Start date: (Pending pre-employment and safeguarding checks)
Contract: Fulltime , Permanent
The Governing body of this warm and welcoming primary school wish to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated member of staff to join our hard working team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the teaching of an upper key stage two class and will also join the senior leadership team in their role as Key Stage 2 and DCF lead for the whole school.
The school is situated near Caerphilly town centre and is within easy travelling distance of Cardiff and Newport. Ty’n y Wern Primary School is an integral part of the community and has a strong inclusive ethos.
Governors see this as an exciting challenge for an enthusiastic and skilful leader and are eager to appoint someone who:
Has a proven record of excellent classroom practice;
A proven commitment to promoting inclusion;
Has very good leadership and management skills and shows good initiative;
Has excellent personal and team building skills;
Has proven experience of enabling others to improve outcomes and provision for learners;
Is strongly committed to working closely with governors and parents;
Has a proven track record of developing effective links with the wider community;
A positive attitude to innovation and change;
Is able to work co-operatively and effectively;
Can demonstrate strong proven management skills, especially in communicating with staff, pupils, Governors and parents.
The Governors and Headteacher will provide great support for the successful candidate who will demonstrate a strong commitment to work closely with the senior leadership team to provide high quality leadership and the best possible education for the children in our care.
To request an application form please contact the school direct on 02 92 08 52 528 or via email
Completed application forms should be returned to Sophie Goodliffe, Head Teacher, at Ty’n y Wern Primary School, Heol yr Ysgol, Trethomas, Caerphilly, CF83 8FL
Closing Date for applications is: Friday 13th of November 12pm
Shortlisting will take place on: Wednesday 18th November
Interviews will be held on: Monday 30th of November
Shortlisted candidates will be invited to complete a lesson observation at our school prior to the interview date during week commencing 23/11/20.
Your employment will be subject to satisfactory documentary evidence of registration, and continuing registration, as a Teacher with the EWC.
Information on how to register with the Education Workforce Council (EWC) can be found on the EWC website or by telephoning, 02 92 0 46 00 99. It is your responsibility to ensure you register and continue to register as part of your terms and conditions of employment.
We are legally obliged to ask you to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. If you are invited to interview, you will be asked to provide appropriate documents such as your full birth certificate/passport/work permit in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on all applicants. This will include an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Tyn - y - Wern Primary 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.