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Y6 Teacher

06 Oct 2020   |   Oakwell Rise Primary Academy   |   Main/Upper Pay Scales


Reporting to Jessica Jenkins, Head of School
Duration of Post Permanent
Hours 32.4
Work Commitment Full-time
Salary MPS/UPS
Start Date 1 January 2021
Closing Date Monday, 19th October 2020 at 12noon
Interview Date Thursday, 22ng October 2020
Applications Request via email to:

Year 6 Teacher

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.

We are 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.

Are you looking to join a school which makes a difference?

We are looking for a passionate teacher to join our marvelous team who thrives on creating relationships with children, and who has a talent in seeking the very best for our children to improve their life chances. You will have the support of a well-established team who thrive together and enjoy being a part of the Oakwell family. The families and the community is at the heart of everything we do and really do strive to be the change. In return, we have exciting opportunities to support you in the next stage of your career such as Trust and nationally led leadership training courses and development with our diverse ways of working.

We are really looking forward to hearing from people who:

  • Have strong experience with teaching Upper Key Stage 2
  • Are creative, imaginative, committed and passionate about learning
  • Can lead and inspire others
  • Have a commitment to working with children and building relationships
  • Want to be part of a kind, caring and innovative team
  • Possible incentive for the right candidate with experience in leadership

We are looking for an exceptional and experienced class teacher who is interested in leadership development to help drive continued improvement to become a truly outstanding school in the eyes of the children and community.

As the title suggests, you will be supporting strong and effective teaching and learning for KS2:

  • You will be passionate about learning
  • You will be able to demonstrate a track record of impact and success
  • You will be able to communicate your passion to children and colleagues alike
  • You will be creative, imaginative, determined, resourceful and adaptable.

Your role will be to model exemplary practice in the classroom, to support, guide, and develop the practice of other colleagues and trainees in partnership with Senior Leaders, to innovate, explore, research, refine and define quality teaching and learning in our Academy.

If you are interested in working with us, please contact Lucy Donald on 01226 281943 for further information and to arrange an informal discussion. Applications can be requested by email:

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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