Full Time Teacher – Calveley Primary School

Head Teacher: Ray Rudd

Address: Calveley Green, Calveley, Tarporley, CW9 9LE

Tel: 01270 685540

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

Position Advertised: EYFS to Key Stage 2

Closing date for applications: 9 am Monday the 14th June 2021

Applications obtained and returned to: admin@calveleyprimary.cheshire.sch.uk

Informal Interviews: 17th of June 2021

Formal Interviews: 18th of June 2021

Start Date: 1st Sept 2021

Contract: Fixed term

Salary: Dependent upon experience

The Position

Calveley Primary Academy is looking for a number of exceptional practitioners and is open to individuals with EYFS to KS2 experience 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 whilst being an

We believe that we have something special to offer the successful applicant. Calveley 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.

About the School

Calveley Primary Academy is ideally situated in the midst of the beautiful Cheshire Countryside, and we take inspiration from our extraordinary surroundings. The school provides an exciting and stimulating environment in which all of our children are given the maximum opportunity to fulfil their vast potential.

At Calveley our learners are always supported and encouraged to do their best at all times, with exciting roles and responsibilities on hand to give children extra confidence and the motivation to achieve. Our sports provision is excellent, and we are very fortunate to benefit from strong community support. Calveley Primary Academy is proud to open children’s eyes to a world of possibility everyday.

Calveley is currently part of the Real-Life Learning Trust, and from September will be joining the North West Academies Trust. This is an exciting time to join us!

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.

Person Specification

This person specification is for the teacher we require at our school. Teachers need character, and candidates should have all the following attributes:

  • The ability to inspire children
  • Rich and varied life experience
  • Humour
  • The ability to make the most of every opportunity
  • Dedication
  • The ability to work hard when under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Commitment to teamwork
  • A willingness to listen
  • An aptitude to learn
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • An understanding of how to engage parents as partners
  • A creative approach to teaching and learning
  • The ability to learn from both success and failure
  • A willingness to take risks
  • To make sure children are safe and cared for at all times

At Calveley we make sure that all the children in our care are safe and looked after to the best of our ability. Our safeguarding policy is on the school website and all applicants should read this before applying.

Job Description

There are many and varied job descriptions available but we feel teaching is all about personal skills. As such all our job descriptions are tailored to the individual. We are looking for the best teacher available from the field of applicants who apply.

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