Primary Class Teacher (Maternity cover) Outwood Grange Academies Trust (Central Region), Wakefield

Full - time (flexible and part time applications will be considered)
Start Date
September 2019
Temporary Position
31 August 2019

Vacancy in the Central Cluster:

Outwood Primary Academy Lofthouse Gate
Outwood Primary Academy Ledger Lane
Outwood Primary Academy Kirkhamgate
Outwood Primary Academy Park Hill

When completing your application, please give due regard to the attached Job Description and Person specification. Please note that all of the essential criteria listed on the Person Specification will be used to shortlist candidates for interview. If you do not demonstrate and / or evidence that you meet all of the essential criteria elements, you will not be selected for interview.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust
OGAT is a multi-academy sponsor and the Family of Schools currently comprises of thirty schools who work together to ensure that all children irrespective of their starting point receive an excellent education. We relish the opportunity to be part of the much needed regeneration of all areas we work in and wish to play a full role in the wider community.

Our core belief is that children come first, and that every child, irrespective of their background has the right to an outstanding education. We are seeking to employ self-motivated individuals who gain pleasure in the achievements of the children in their class - teachers who have the passion and drive to do whatever it takes for the children they teach to make consistently good progress.

The successful candidate will be appointed to an academy within the Central cluster and will work at one academy whilst collaborating across the group.

For those new to the profession, each and every NQT who joins us will receive the support, collaborative opportunities and the best start to a career in teaching that you should need.

What we offer:
• Weekly coaching sessions
• Co-planning with colleagues
• Bespoke weekly training sessions
• A supportive and caring SLT team
• Trust wide professional development days
• A well-resourced school, with specialist teachers and staff
• A commitment to providing you with high-quality professional development
• Future leadership opportunities
• Opportunities to work across the Trust
• A supportive professional community
• An invitation to join our NQT Events throughout the year bringing all fellow NQTs together
across the Trust to develop a strong support network with colleagues
• Continuing training and mentoring from a subject specialist throughout your NQT year so you
feel fully supported in all aspects of teaching
• The opportunity to progress within our Trust at your own pace with the full support of our
academies – we successfully identify talent and will work with you to achieve your goals

Visits to the academies are warmly welcomed by arrangement with the Chief Executive Principal - Primary, Mr Lee Wilson by contacting Tracy Hyland

The academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All offers of employment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Please apply online by clicking on the 'Apply Now' button, or you can contact the reception of your chosen academy for an application pack. Alternatively you can contact Jonathan Holyoak ( for a hard copy application form.

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Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
Wednesday 03 April 2019


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