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UKS2 Class Teacher

12 Mar 2020   |   The Forest Academy   |   MPS/UPS
Salary MPS/UPS
Region Barnsley
Duration of Post Permanent
Work Commitment Full-time
Start Date September 2020
Closing Date Tuesday 31st March 2020
Shortlisting Wednesday 1st April 2020
Interview Date Wednesday 22nd April 2020


We are looking for a passionate, committed teacher to join our UKS2 team and take advantage of the opportunity to work alongside talented colleagues to hone your craft and unleash your potential. We are fully committed to your professional development and welcome applications from newly or recently qualified teachers who have an ambition to be the best they can be.

Forest is passionate about offering the very best quality provision in all aspects of the school experience for our little people: we simply believe they deserve nothing less. We have a strong desire to ensure that our children have everything that they need to become successful adults when they leave us. If you are passionate about improving the life chances of young people then this could be the right place for you.

If you are:

  • A good teacher who has a thorough understanding of engaging children and eliciting their best.
  • Passionate about the achievement of all children and doing ‘whatever it takes’ to secure pupil progress and outcomes.
  • Enthusiastic about your role in a school environment which sees pupils at its heart.
  • Committed to your own professional development
  • A strong team player who enjoys collaboration with colleagues
  • Able to demonstrate a track record of impact and success
  • Able to communicate your passion to children and colleagues alike
  • Creative, imaginative, determined, resourceful and adaptable.

…then we want to hear from you.

What can we offer?

  • Fantastic kids
  • A supportive, hardworking, dedicated and rather fun team
  • Passion, commitment, energy, enthusiasm
  • Effective systems and supportive leadership
  • Brilliant professional development opportunities with imminent opportunities for leadership development

Wellspring Academy Trust is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with nineteen Academies and five Free Schools in pre-opening.  We are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

Wellspring Academy Trust is an education charity with Academies in the Primary, Secondary, Special and Alternative Education sectors, working with students with challenging behaviour and Social Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH).  As such, we work with some of the most challenging young people in the system.

As the Trust continues to grow our roles offer pathways for ambitious and dynamic individuals who are determined to make a difference. We value our people; collegial working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development support are guaranteed. There will be a broad range of opportunities for you to realise your professional vision and ambitions within the Trust.

If you are interested – don’t hang about!

Please ring Sarah Morrison on 01226 284719 or email to make an appointment to come and meet us.

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.


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