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Coniscliffe Road, Hartlepool. TS26 0BU

CLASSROOM TEACHER – Permanent – to commence on 1st September 2021.

West Park Primary School is part of Ad Astra Academy Trust.

The School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and highly motivated classroom teacher, to commence in September 2021. The successful candidate will work alongside a strong and committed team and will benefit from the wider professional opportunities available working for Ad Astra Academy Trust.

The school requires an excellent practitioner with a creative outlook and welcome applications from newly qualified teachers and more experienced teachers. Candidates will be expected to demonstrate that they are ready to take on a challenging post within this forward-thinking school, helping us to provide the very best for every child and family in the community. Candidates should demonstrate the skills and experience that they will bring to the post and how they will meet the requirements of the Person Specification.

The successful candidate will:

  • Join a school and a Trust with a highly supportive, warm, friendly and respectful ethos, and the drive and ambition to ensure that all members of staff and children achieve their full potential.
  • Have the privilege of engaging with children who enjoy school and rise to the challenges it provides.
  • Be given opportunities to further develop their skills through a variety of professional development available through working for Ad Astra Academy Trust.

West Park Primary School has been judged as ‘good’ with elements of “outstanding” practice by Ofsted in November 2018.  The Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare of pupils, as well as all staff, is “outstanding” and reflects the ethos of the Head Teacher and school governors.

For an informal discussion about the position please contact Mandy Hall, Headteacher on 01429 282090.

West Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such the successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Application forms and further details are available via the Ad Astra website site:

Candidates must only apply using the application form provided; CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing Date – 9am on Friday 21st May 2021. Interviews week beginning 24th May 2021.


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