Classroom Teacher (Year 1)

Sylvester Primary Academy

Temp Fixed Term  from 1st Sept 2017 - 31st Aug 2018

1st September

We seek to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Year 1 teacher to join our successful and popular one form entry school. We pride ourselves on our high expectations, commitment to ensuring pupil progress and high quality teaching and learning provision for all. You will share these values be able to enthuse and motivate our pupils with your passion and creative teaching, presence and personality. You will be ambitious and will embrace being part of moving our Academy to outstanding.


Sylvester Primary Academy has a clear vision that our pupils should "Dream, Believe and Achieve" their best. With an unwavering child-centred ethos, we put our pupils at the heart of every decision we make. On the 1st January 2017 Sylvester Primary Academy joined the Wade Deacon Trust, led by Wade Deacon High School.


We can offer you fantastic, eager children and supportive parents. Our dynamic and friendly staff are passionate about raising standards and aspirations for all children. Our school is well resourced and has a supportive and reflective Senior Leadership Team, Governing Body and Multi Academy Trust. We have a whole school commitment to professional development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our pupils. As a member of the Wade Deacon Trust, we can offer you numerous exciting opportunities to further develop your career.


You will have to meet the requirements of our Person Specification and be subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check.


Closing Date: 12pm 24th February 2017



Intervention Tutor

Halewood  Academy

Temporary until 30th April 2018

To be confirmed

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, confident and organised individual to:


• Work with our students to support their learning.

• Work 1:1 and with small groups to improve progress of our students in Maths

• Demonstrate an organised and positive approach to students to encourage their learning.


The successful applicant will

- Have a passion and enthusiasm for learning

- Be experienced in developing students’ numeracy / maths levels

- Have student achievement at the heart of everything they do

- Be committed to the all-round development of the student

- Enjoy working with young people and enabling them to achieve their very best

- Have high expectations of themselves and others


We want our intervention tutor to work with small groups of students with a view to improving their numeracy levels and maths skills. We anticipate the successful person will work on intensive programmes with students of varied ages that need specific support. This could be over a series of lessons or weeks.


This post is both being funded by the pupil premium grant and governors are always keen to see the impact of this intervention work, supporting some of our vulnerable students who need additional maths intervention.


The Wade Deacon Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.




Closing Date: 3pm 17th March 2017