Dbs053/18 - KS2 Teacher, Valley Gardens Middle School

North Tyneside Council

Date Posted: Feb 13, 2018 Closing Date: Mar 17, 2018
Job Status: Live Last Updated: Feb 15, 2018
Location: County Durham Salary/Rate: Not Specified

Job description

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, ambitious and outstanding teacher, with experience of teaching Literacy, to join our talented team of teachers. You will have a passion for literacy, the desire to challenge high achieving pupils and the willingness to embrace the Valley Gardens ethos. Experience of teaching literacy in KS2 is desirable as the school is aiming to enhance the breadth of primary experience in this area. However, applicants with secondary experience and NQTs will also be welcomed.

Valley Gardens Middle is an outstanding school. It is a highly popular and oversubscribed school with 750 pupils on roll. Academic achievements are well above age related expectations and the school remains ambitious to improve standards further. The community ethos of the school is a particular strength and there is a thriving programme of extra-curricular activities which cover the arts, sport and STEM subjects.

At Valley Gardens we are committed to helping staff and pupils reach their full potential and provide a strong Continued Professional Development programme for all staff.

“Students receive an outstanding education at Valley Gardens Middle School. This includes their personal development as well as their academic achievement.” – OFSTED 2013

You can obtain an application pack from the school office at valleygardensmiddle@northtyneside.gov.uk

Valley Gardens Middle School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.