Teacher & Year Group Lead - St Matthew's, Plymouth
St Matthew's Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy
Teacher – KS2 teacher and Year Leader
Full time – Permanent
Closing date: Friday 30th April 2021 – 9am
Interview date - Thursday 13th May 2021
Grade MPS – UPS
Start date: September 2021
St Matthew's Church of England Primary and Nursery Academy is seeking to appoint a Key Stage 2 Class Teacher and Year leader to support the wider leadership team. This is an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to make a difference to the provision and development of our pupils. If you are motivated about developing a major aspect of the curriculum across the entire school, raising standards and providing stimulating learning experiences for young minds, we want to hear from you. We are looking for someone who is a great team player, who wants to be involved in all aspects of school life, has a clear vision for excellent practice and is able to lead by example. Please state in your application what your curriculum strengths and interests are.
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 Key Stage 2 team and be part of 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 an experienced and outstanding Key Stage 2 class teacher and year lead who has a strong understanding of Primary curriculum, and some leadership experience within their setting, or someone who is ready to take the next step in their career. You will be someone who is able to develop the potential in others, is highly driven and motivated, has an eye for detail, and can work flexibly and creatively. You will be experienced and skilled in challenging each pupil, whatever their starting point, to achieve their potential.
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.
Visits to the school are encouraged and these will take place w/c 29th March 2021 please contact the school office on 01752 395969 to arrange.
When completing the application please clearly state which role you are applying for.
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 30th April 2021. Interviews are scheduled for Thursday 13th 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.