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The Knowledge Schools Trust

We aim to provide children with a classical liberal education, regardless of background or ability.

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Vacancies

The Knowledge Schools Trust is fully committed to the principles of equal opportunity, diversity and inclusion.  We want to attract and retain the very best staff in all areas of the Trust, ensuring our staff body reflects the diversity of our students and local community.

If you are passionate about working for one of our primary schools and particularly want to teach the Primary Knowledge Curriculum, we would love to hear from you.  Please email careers@wlfs-primary.org to register your interest. We look forward to hearing from you.

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check and other employment checks.

Vacancies

KS2 Teacher 

Start date:                   1st September 2022

Contract Term:            Permanent

Salary:                         Competitive

Reports to:                  Headteacher

We are looking to appoint a Class Teacher for the Knowledge Schools Trust Primary Schools.

Our schools are inclusive, with the highest academic standards; we take children from all backgrounds and give them the knowledge, skills and confidence to flourish. Our core belief is that every child is entitled to an outstanding education, which we deliver by implementing the Primary Knowledge Curriculum. This is a rigorous, knowledge rich curriculum that draws from the best and most important work in both the humanities, arts and the sciences. Our curriculum teamwork with hundreds of schools nationally to deliver this knowledge that empowers pupils to understand and take an interest in the world around them.

Kensington Primary Academy requires a Class Teacher for Key Stage 2. They are part of the Knowledge Schools Trust and our staff work closely together, utilising their skills and experience across all four primary schools in the Trust. The happiness, well-being and success of our pupils is at the centre of everything we do.

The closing date for applications is Thursday 19th May 2022 at noon, although candidates are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.  

Interviews: Friday 20th May 2022

Please find Job Advert here and the Job Description here

Please find the Application Form here

Phase Leader for Early Years and KS1

Start date:                   1st September 2022

Contract Term:           Permanent

Salary:                         Competitive

Working pattern:        Full time

Reports to:                  Headteacher

We are looking to appoint a Phase Leader for Early Years and KS1 for the Knowledge Schools Trust Primary Schools.

Our schools are inclusive, with the highest academic standards; we take children from all backgrounds and give them the knowledge, skills and confidence to flourish. Our core belief is that every child is entitled to an outstanding education, which we deliver by implementing the Primary Knowledge Curriculum This is a rigorous, knowledge rich curriculum that draws from the best and most important work in both the humanities, arts and the sciences. Our curriculum teamwork with hundreds of schools nationally to deliver this knowledge that empowers pupils to understand and take an interest in the world around them.

Kensington Primary Academy requires a dedicated and passionate Phase Leader for Early Years and KS1. They are part of the Knowledge Schools Trust and our staff work closely together, utilising their skills and experience across all four primary schools in the Trust. The happiness, well-being and success of our pupils is at the centre of everything we do.

The successful candidate will:

  • The ability to work as part of a team as well as to lead
  • The ability to inspire, enthuse and motivate others, leading by example
  • The ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing with a wide range of people including children, staff, parents, governors and external agencies
  • The ability to sustain a demanding workload, meet deadlines and promote an effective school
  • Excellent interpersonal, time management and organisational skills
  • The ability to be positive, creative, energetic and enthusiastic
  • The ability to maintain effective discipline in a positive context and to promote well-ordered and self-disciplined behaviour throughout the school
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality and professionalism at all times
  • The ability to lead and manage change effectively

The role includes:

  • Day-to-day management of the Nursery, Reception, Y1and Y2 classes: staff, children and parents where required
  • Weekly Phase Meetings
  • Organising and delivering assemblies
  • Ensuring trips and visitors have been booked and complement the curriculum
  • Develop a culture of excellence based on continual reflection and improvement
  • Representing your Phase at Leadership Team meetings
  • Data tracking, analysis and support, understanding requirements for national data submissions

Closing Date:  16th  May 2022

Please find Job Advert here and the Job Description here

Please find the Application Form here

Early Years Reception Teacher  

Start date: 1st September 2022 

Contract Term:  Permanent 

Salary: Competitive 

Reports to: Headteacher 

We are looking to appoint a Class Teacher for the Knowledge Schools Trust Primary Schools.  

Our schools are inclusive, with the highest academic standards; we take children from all backgrounds and give them the knowledge, skills and confidence to flourish. Our core belief is that every child is entitled to an outstanding education, which we deliver by implementing the Primary Knowledge Curriculum. This is a rigorous, knowledge rich curriculum that draws from the best and most important work in both the humanities, arts and the sciences. Our curriculum teamwork with hundreds of schools nationally to deliver this knowledge that empowers pupils to understand and take an interest in the world around them.  

Kensington Primary Academy requires a Class Teacher for their Early Years Reception Class. They are part of the Knowledge Schools Trust and our staff work closely together, utilising their skills and experience across all four primary schools in the Trust. The happiness, well-being and success of our pupils is at the centre of everything we do. 

The successful candidate will: 

  • Have a personable and professional manner, and a "can do" attitude 
  • Be extremely organised and reliable, with meticulous attention to detail 
  • Have the ability to prioritise tasks 
  • Be an outstanding practitioner who inspires your pupils and colleagues
  • Believe that every child in our school can, and will, succeed
  • Think creatively, be flexible, collaborative and resilient
  • Enjoy the challenge of, and be committed to, teaching a rigorous, knowledge-based curriculum
  • Have an enthusiastic and positive approach to school life
  • Want to work in a school at the heart of the community and cultivate relationships with local families
  • Have the highest ambitions for our pupils, the school, and yourself
  • Be an Art specialist

Closing Date:  Monday 23rd May 2022 at noon.

Please find Job Advert here and the Job Description here

Please find the Application Form here