Place Farm Primary Academy




Key Stage 2 Teacher – English Lead


Start date:  required for September 2018


Salary:  MPS/UPS plus TLR2 and a significant recruitment and retention payment for the right candidate


Contract Type: Full time, permanent position


We are looking for:


  • A highly motivated and inspiring teacher who has the skill and experience to lead English
  • A creative teacher who can bring fresh ideas to the school and can contribute to shaping the next phase of the school’s journey
  • A teacher with high expectations for teaching and learning who teaches engaging lessons
  • A enthusiastic individual who wants to join our very caring and supportive team, where children’s education and well-being for everyone is key


As part of the Samuel Ward Academy Trust, we offer:


  • a friendly and welcoming school
  • dedicated colleagues with an excellent team ethos
  • a supportive and driven leadership team
  • a wide range of CPD opportunities (in school, through the Suffolk Borders Teaching Alliance)
  • opportunities for career progression (including the opportunity to participate in the Trust’s Leadership Development Programme)




Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.


To request an application pack or to arrange a visit, please contact Sarah Franks, PA to the Headteacher:


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Closing date:  21st May 2018


Interviews:  25th May 2018


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  DBS checks required for relevant posts.


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