Teacher (Year 2) - St Matthew's, Plymouth
St Matthew's Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy
Class Teacher – Year 2
Hours – 0.7 (4 mornings and 1 Full day)
Fixed Term until August 2022
Closing date: Friday 23rd April 2021 – 9am
Interviews: Week commencing Tuesday 4th May 2021
Start date: September 2021
Are you a passionate teacher who believes in creating a stimulating, enabling, learning environment? Looking for a fresh challenge? Want to be part of an ambitious school with a supportive team in a fantastic location? If this sounds like you, make the move to St Matthew's Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy. We are seeking a new staff member for our Year 2 class where high-quality provision for all is at the heart of what we do.
St Matthew’s is a truly wonderful place to work, we are modern, spacious and well equipped, with children that are an absolute delight and an incredibly supportive community. Our staff team is one that is genuinely committed to leaving no stone unturned in order to fulfil our vision that: ‘Each and every child is able to let their light shine’. You will be joining a highly effective KS1 team with a strong and very supportive team of year leads across the school. The school is part of the St Christopher’s Trust - a family of 17 Church and Community Schools spanning three local authorities and providing a rich network of collaboration.
We are looking for a rigorous classroom practitioner with a creative flare and zest to bring learning to life for our pupils within one of our Year 2 classes. You will be experienced and skilled in challenging each pupil, whatever their starting point, using your strong pedagogical practice and philosophy, to enable children to reach their potential. You will be used to working in positive and proactive ways, as well as collaborating with others, to drive high expectations.
In joining St Matthew’s, you will be part of a friendly and welcoming staff team and a supportive community. You will have the opportunity to develop your teaching skills in an environment that has a strong focus on CPD whatever career stage you are at. As a Church of England school, you will be happy to support the Anglican ethos through our school values.
We welcome applications from NQT’s as well as more experienced colleagues. If you are interested in applying for this role and would like a tour of the school these will take place w/c 29th March 2021 please contact the school office on 01752 395969 to arrange a convenient time.
When completing an application please state clearly the position you are applying for and ensure you address all aspects of the person specification.
Please see the documents below for more information and an application form. Your completed application form should be returned by email to HR@stcmat.org by 9:00am on Friday 23rd April 2021. Interviews week commencing Tuesday 4th May 2021.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post.