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GLC Lansdowne: Experienced Class Teacher/ Year Group Leader

Type of Position:Year Group Lead
Academy:GLC Lansdowne Primary Academy
Subject:Primary Education
Salary:Teachers' Main Pay Scale plus TLR2A
Start Date:September 2020
Closing Date: Midday on Wednesday, 1st July 2020

Experienced Class Teacher/ Year Group Leader

Salary: Teachers’ Pay Scale and TLR 2A

Start Date: September 2020

 Lansdowne Primary Academy is part of the larger Gateway Learning Community (GLC): a partnership of local primary and secondary schools committed to working together to achieve the highest educational standards for the whole community and is a friendly school that values teamwork and high achievement in all areas of our work with young people.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and inspirational Year Group Leader to lead an assigned year group to achieve high quality teaching, effective use of resources and the highest standards of learning and achievement for all pupils through a creative and rigorous curriculum.

The Successful candidate will have vision, drive and determination, as well as being an outstanding practitioner.  We would like to meet Teachers with excellent subject knowledge and understanding of the current curriculum, committed to ensuring that all students, regardless of ability, have the opportunity to make excellent progress.

We welcome applicants from committed and ambitious teachers seeking opportunities in an environment with a very active CPD programme and opportunities for career advancement.

If you would like further information, or to request an application pack, we would love to hear from you.  Please either telephone Julie Spurgeon 01375 487 200, or send an email to or visit our website at 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday, 1st July 2020

Interviews: Monday, 6th July 2020

Benefits for teachers working within the GLC:

- Laptop

- £2,500 Golden Hello for successful candidates (teachers paid on Main Scale 1-6 only) applying directly to the GLC,only after qualifying period of six months.

- Staff Wellbeing Programme

- Two week October Half Term

- My Day (1 additional day off in the academic year)

- Long Service Policy which rewards 5 10 15 20 25 and 30 years' service

The Gateway Learning Community is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.  Following safer recruitment procedures the appointment will be subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and enhanced DBS disclosure.

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