Teacher
Lindfield Primary Academy

Closing date: 16/05/2021

Job posted date: 04/05/2021

Salary: Teachers Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Range

Employment type: Permanent

Hours per week: 32

Do you thrive on seeing your pupils excel?

We are seeking an inspiring Early Years or Key Stage 1 teacher to join our dedicated and supportive team from September 2021. This is the role for you if you are committed to ensuring the success of all pupils.

We are looking for a teacher who can nurture, inspire and motivate our children. You will have:

  • a degree level qualification and Qualified Teacher Status
  • a sound understanding of the breadth of content covered across the primary core and foundation subjects
  • effective teaching, organisational and communication skills.

This is an important role for our academy as we constantly strive to improve and excel in all that we do. To succeed in this role, you will need to:

  • plan teaching to ensure the progression of all pupils
  • assess, record and report on the development, progress and attainment of pupils
  • demonstrate a commitment to promoting high standards of attainment and behaviour

About Lindfield Primary Academy

Ofsted grade: Good (2018)

Lindfield Primary Academy is a school for 4 to 11-year olds in Lindfield, West Sussex. We are a positive, happy and friendly Academy with three classes in each year group, offering a broad and creative curriculum for our pupils. We are focused on academic, creative and sporting success for all. We pride ourselves on having high expectations, offering a nurturing environment, and utilising our Forest School to build confidence, self-esteem and resilience in our pupils. Our children are polite, respectful, and well behaved. Our Academy sits proudly at the heart of the local community with strong community links to our thriving, vibrant village and working closely in partnership with parents, pupils and our local board members to achieve the best outcome for each and every one of our pupils

We hold the Arts Council Artsmark Award, British Council International School Award, and Platinum School Games award.

We can offer you:

  • a calm, positive and innovative learning environment
  • excellent facilities and resources for staff and pupils.

Visit Lindfield Primary Academy website

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insights and best practice our schools support each other to improve.  Read more about our vision and values.

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools.

The other benefits we offer including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies, are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

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Find out more

Download the job description and person specification below for more information about this opportunity.

To arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion about this role please contact [named contact or us] on [academy email address and/or phone number].

To submit your application follow the ‘Apply for job’ link at the bottom of this page.


Key dates

Closing date: Sunday 16 May 2021

Interview date: Monday 24 May 2021

Proposed start date: September 2021


The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications from all members of the community. The Trust is proud to be part of the government’s Disability Confident scheme which underpins our staff recruitment practices.


 

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