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Lower KS2 Leader

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Reference:
6384
Organisation:
Grove Primary School
Place of work:
Lowestoft
Salary details:
MPR / UPR*
Job term:
Full Time
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Appointment:
Permanent
Closing date:
11 March 2020 01:00 PM
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Required from September 2020.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our team!

Rae Aldous is Executive Headteacher of Grove Primary School and Westwood Primary School who work alongside each other in partnership. Both schools have strong leadership including the senior team to the middle leaders.

Our schools share the same ethos of nurture, care and support whilst ensuring the best learning opportunities for all members of the community.

We are looking for a Lower Key Stage 2 Leader with a proven track record of strong teaching and a passion for learning. You will need to have experience of leadership in your previous roles which may include Key Stage Lead or Subject Lead. The role also includes being part of and/or leading and championing a subject across the schools.

You will be working in partnership across the two school sites. As part of the Active Learning Trust, you will receive a range of support and professional development to help you achieve great things and continue to develop your pedagogy.

You will need to:

  • be an excellent and talented classroom practitioner with high expectations of pupils' progress and behaviour for learning
  • care for children and demonstrate a nurturing ethos
  • have a commitment to deliver an exciting curriculum which is creative and exciting
  • be able to deliver high quality learning experiences for all children
  • be able to work as part of a team
  • have a commitment to your personal professional development as well as the development of both schools as a whole
  • be a subject leader who can work with the experienced Mathematics lead to further develop the subject (desirable)
  • be a subject leader who can develop our computing provision across both schools (desirable).

We can offer:

  • a caring, fun and friendly school and a place in a supportive and creative staff team committed to achieving high standards
  • opportunities for professional development and promotion within the school and across the Trust
  • well-being and work life balance
  • highly motivated and enthusiastic children
  • a forward thinking school which is committed to improvement.

* Plus possible TLR2 allowance £2,796 - £6,829 for additional responsibility

For more information, please contact the school to speak with Rae Aldous on (01502) 538527 or email: head@westwoodprimary.org

Application forms and job descriptions are available from the school website: www.groveprimaryschool.org or via email: k.tallettpickess@groveprimaryschool.org

Interview date: 18 March 2020.

Grove Primary School and the Active Learning Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people. We expect all staff to actively share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to the taking of satisfactory references and enhanced criminal record clearance in line with the need to create and maintain a safe culture in our recruitment.

DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.



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