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Class Teacher and English Lead  ​​​​​​​

Welland Academy
Location: Peterborough | Job type: Permanent | Salary: MPS/UPR plus TLR 2F (£25,107 - £40,890 per annum)

Are you an ambitious primary teacher looking for the next step in your career?


MPS/UPR plus TLR 2F (£25,107 - £40,890 per annum)

Required from September 2018


Closing date: 26th February 2018 at midnight.

Interviews to take place week beginning 5th March 2018

Are you an ambitious primary teacher looking for the next step in your career?

We are looking for an inspiring class teacher whose passion for English enthuses others. Working at Welland Academy, you will be part of a dedicated team of staff with one goal - providing our amazing children with the very best education through an exciting curriculum. Being the English lead, you will be able to drive your own vision of English and support our staff to ensure consistently high levels of teaching and learning.

About us

Our academy, situated in the thriving town of Peterborough, boasts a fantastic new building and a vibrant atmosphere. It is larger than the average Primary academy and opened in 2013 with the help of the Greenwood Academies Trust, we have since been judged as “Good” by Ofsted.

We’re looking for an English Lead who:

  • gets excited about books, language, drama, writing and passes this enthusiasm onto others.
  • can positively influence teaching and learning across the Academy.
  • can contribute to the further development of a strong and forward looking team.
  • can be innovative in their techniques to motivate young learners.
  • is able to make positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike.

We can offer you:

  • An inclusive school with a good reputation for developing well rounded, caring children who feel safe and valued whatever their skills and abilities.
  • A caring and motivated team of staff who help and support each other.
  • Dedicated PPA time with year group colleagues and leadership time to drive English
  • Happy, confident children who enjoy being at school.
  • Opportunities for continuing professional development, including the Trusts ‘Learning Alliance’.

The academy is part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT). All GAT academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the Central Team to enable them to focus on teaching and learning. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.


The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to stating the job reference in your email.



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If you have any questions regarding a vacancy or to request a paper application form please call:

0115 748 3344  


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