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Place of work: Yewdale Primary School
Position: Primary Classroom Teacher
Status: Fixed Term (maternity cover)
Grade: Main Scale/Post Threshold
Required: 30th October
Closing Date: 9:00am Friday 22 September 2023
Interview: w/c 25/09/2023




The Trustees are seeking to employ an outstanding teacher who is creative, imaginative, highly motivated and vibrant.

Yewdale Primary School is part of the Cumbria Education Trust. CET is a growing multi academy trust based in Cumbria; and is committed to creating outstanding, innovative and inspiring learning environments for our schools and their communities. The successful candidate will be joining CET at an exciting time, as we continue to build on our successes and move forward on our journey to establish ourselves as one of the highest performing MATs in the North of England.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our school and be part of our vision of providing an inspiring and innovative education for the pupils at Yewdale Primary School.

We are looking for an enthusiastic class teacher to join us from 31st October 2023 to cover a maternity leave in our mixed Y3/4 class.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent communicator committed to being part of an effective team within the whole school community
  • Set high expectations and have a commitment to challenging learners to achieve well
  • Be a passionate, caring and inspirational teacher
  • Be self-motivated and reliable
  • Be enthusiastic about current research on thinking skills and building learning power.

We can offer:

  • A commitment to your personal and professional development and the opportunity to develop your role as a leader
  • Friendly and enthusiastic children and a supportive team ethos.

If you have the qualities required, along with the passion and aspirations to contribute to the success of the School and the MAT, then we would welcome an application from you. Remember to include a supporting letter and ensure that you give contact telephone numbers (daytime and evening) and contact numbers and email addresses for your referees.

Please Note: The Cumbria Education Trust does not accept CVs. If you wish to apply for this post, please complete an application form which can be found along with the job description and/or recruitment pack below.

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The Cumbria Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Enhanced DBS disclosure and Barred List checks are required for this post.


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