Class Teacher –  12 month Temporary Maternity cover until Easter 2023- with possibility of extension  

Starting – Easter 2022 

Salary: Dependent upon experience 

The Position 

Calveley Academy is looking for an exceptional individual to join the school. We would like someone who is first and foremost an inspirational person, good at communication with children, parents and staff, and has the skills and desire to enthuse children each and every day. 

We believe that we have something special to offer the successful applicant. Our beautiful school is set in the heart of the countryside and this enables us to take inspiration from our extraordinary surroundings. Calveley Academy is a truly great place to work, our foundations being based on creating an environment that allows children to realise their full potential. If you are looking for a new exciting challenge, if you are organised and hardworking and have the passion required to work with us then please apply.   

Main Pay Spine, teachers pay and conditions, although we do have an expectation that all staff offer one club after school. 

About the School 

Calveley Academy is a fabulous Primary and Nursery school of 80 pupils, with a maximum class size of 25 pupils. We have a vibrant environment for our children to learn in and all our staff have been appointed for their drive, ambition and personalities. Helping a child understand that they have a world of exciting possibilities ahead of them underpins everything we do in our school.   

Should you have any specific questions about the position or would like to discuss the position in confidence please contact Ray Rudd head@calveleyacademy.org.uk for further information. 

Show round- please email head@calveleyacademy.org.uk if you would like to come and look around the dates are : Thursday 20th January 4pm and Thursday 27th January 4pm.  

Closing Date and short listing – 9am Monday 7th February 2022.  

Tuesday 8th February – from 4.00pm. Candidates will be contacted to take part in an informal chat via Zoom. 

Lesson observations and Interviews will take place on Monday 14th and Tuesday 15th February 2022. 

Should you have any specific questions about the position or would like to discuss the position in confidence please contact Claire Booth cbooth@nwatrust.co.uk for further information.

North West Academies Trust (NWAT)

North West Academies Trust (NWAT) NWAT believes an aspirational and inspirational education is the right of every child. Our success is driven by a commitment to improve standards and outcomes for all pupils.

As specialists in high-quality education, we are passionate about supporting schools within their communities and helping ensure outstanding learning opportunities for every child.

The schools in our Trust provide excellent teaching and strong leadership in a creative, supportive and aspirational environment.

We have the necessary experience of driving up standards in education in order to provide a learning environment in which
all children and young adults can achieve their full potential.

We are an organisation built on strong foundations, enabling us to expand and welcome new schools with ease while still retaining focus on our core commitment to excellence in education.

We have the experience, ambition and aspiration to bring about excellence and inspire children to succeed.
Whatever the challenges are, our goal remains the same: to provide children with opportunities to aspire and
succeed, and open their eyes to the wonderful world of possibility.

Opening children’s eyes to the
wonderful world of possibility

School: Calveley Primary Academy

Headteacher: Mrs Ray Rudd

Address: Calveley Green Lane, Tarporley, CW6 9LE

Telephone Number: 01270 918360

School Email Address: admin@calveleyprimary.cheshire.sch.uk  

School Website Address: https://www.calveleyprimary.cheshire.sch.uk

Position Advertised: KS1/KS2 Teaching Assistant (Full time) term time only

Closing Date: 21st January 2022

Start Date: As soon as possible

Salary: Grade 2 FTE £18,198

Calveley Primary Academy are looking to appoint a new member of staff to our small and friendly school team. We require a Learning Support Assistant to work across KS1 or KS2. The role would also include supervising the afterschool club.

We would welcome someone with experience of working in a primary school setting, and with children with specific educational needs. However, key considerations are that we appoint a person who is caring, kind and can form strong relationships with individual children. Furthermore, can ensure a calm and positive approach, has excellent verbal communication skills and who can create stimulating and learning opportunities!

We are looking for an inspiring individual who will help provide our pupils with the support they need, the ability to adapt learning to ensure it is memorable and engaging.

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Key strengths must include:

  • confident yet calm and patient demeanour
  • the ability to work as part of a team
  • work closely and productively with the class teacher
  • positive, flexible, and encouraging approach
  • have high expectations
  • ability to form positive, professional relationships with parents.
  • understanding inclusive practice to meet the needs of pupils
  • sense of humour and kindness

Please visit the school website https://www.calveleyprimary.cheshire.sch.uk/ to download an application pack.

Application forms are returnable to the school via email to: admin@calveleyprimary.cheshire.sch.uk  

Calveley Primary Academy places the highest priority on safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for all posts will be subject to stringent vetting and induction processes. The holder of this post will be required to work with children under the age of 18 in a position of trust, and is, therefore, exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The successful candidate will be subject to the relevant checks and enhanced DBS. Candidates will be required to present proof of identify and two references prior to interview.

If you require additional information, please contact the school office on: 01270 918360 or email head@calveleyacademy.org.uk

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

North West Academies Trust (NWAT)

North West Academies Trust (NWAT) NWAT believes an aspirational and inspirational education is the right of every child. Our success is driven by a commitment to improve standards and outcomes for all pupils.

As specialists in high-quality education, we are passionate about supporting schools within their communities and helping ensure outstanding learning opportunities for every child.

The schools in our Trust provide excellent teaching and strong leadership in a creative, supportive and aspirational environment.

We have the necessary experience of driving up standards in education in order to provide a learning environment in which
all children and young adults can achieve their full potential.

We are an organisation built on strong foundations, enabling us to expand and welcome new schools with ease while still
retaining focus on our core commitment to excellence in education.

We have the experience, ambition and aspiration to bring about excellence and inspire children to succeed.
Whatever the challenges are, our goal remains the same: to provide children with opportunities to aspire and
succeed, and open their eyes to the wonderful world of possibility.

An application form can be requested from: cbooth@nwatrust.co.uk. Please write stating your request for an application form.

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