Assistant Headteacher/Year 1 Class Teacher

(0.2 Leadership time and 0.8 Class Teacher)

Salary: L4–L7; £45,434–£49,019.
Full time/Permanent.
Required for September 2021.
Closing date: noon, Thursday 21 January 2021

Alder Grove Church of England Primary School is a new 420-place primary free school in Shinfield, Wokingham which opened in September 2020 for Nursery and Reception; initially with one class per year group and the aim of growing year on year up to Year 6.

The Keys Academy Trust is a primary specialist MAT committed to providing the very best educational experiences for our pupils and staff, so that our schools are recognised as centres of academic and pastoral excellence at the heart of the communities they serve.

  • Do you have the ambition and determination to secure positive outcomes for our young people?
  • Do you want to work in a forward thinking and aspirational multi-academy trust that places learning at the heart of everything it does?
  • Are you looking for a unique role that will be central to the development and growth of a new school, helping to shape its vision and values as it establishes itself in the local community?

We are seeking to appoint a talented and inspirational Assistant Headteacher/Year 1 Class Teacher for our school. The Assistant Headteacher will be responsible for working alongside and supporting the Head of School in the key areas of school leadership and management, with a focus on Teaching and Learning and the development of outstanding Reading, Writing and Phonics. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to work with colleagues across our family of schools as part of the Trust’s CPD programme and networking opportunities. The Assistant Headteacher will also be a skilled and supportive teacher with Key Stage One experience; an experienced team leader in teaching and learning and a key person in curriculum development.

Visits are warmly encouraged. Please contact the school office for an application pack on the above number/email address or visit the website

No agencies please

Closing date: Thursday 21st January 2021, 12.00 noon.
Interviews: Candidates to attend both mornings of Tuesday 26th January 2021 and Wednesday 27th January 2021.

Alder Grove Church of England Primary School
Alder Grove, Shinfield, Reading, Berkshire RG2 9RA
Tel: 0118 324 7218

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced criminal records check.

Alder Grove Church of England Primary School

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Alder Grove Church of England Primary School is part of The Keys Academy Trust.

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