Teacher (Key Stage 2)

Post Reference: P240

Suitable for Newly Qualified Teachers or Experienced Teachers

We are seeking to appoint for September 2019 a permanent teacher at Carleton Park Junior and Infant School.

You will be joining a welcoming, supportive and hardworking, committed team of teachers and support staff, in a vibrant and attractive working environment. We support each other and strive for the highest expectation ensuring our children receive the best possible learning opportunities.  As a proud member of Pontefract Academies Trust, we are looking for exemplary practitioners who have incredibly high expectations of children’s learning and a clear understanding of assessment at all levels. You must positively promote inclusion, ensuring high-quality learning experiences for all children and have a commitment to raising pupils’ expectations and achievement.

In return, we can offer you a dynamic, friendly and ambitious school community, a supportive and forward- thinking leadership team, along with a close and rewarding relationship with other Pontefract Academies Trust schools in the area through network and close development with other colleagues. Because of these links we can offer the successful candidate a supportive and creative environment in which to work with our enthusiastic and willing pupils. You will be given the opportunity to develop your leadership skills and contribute to the whole school development alongside a personalised CPD programme.

Rated Good by Ofsted, Carleton Park Junior and Infant School is seeking high-quality staff to join us in providing the best possible outcomes for the children in school.

At Carleton Park Junior and Infant School we want to provide a broad and balanced curriculum to make sure that our children, who are very engaged and friendly are given the best learning opportunities possible.

Key skills and experience needed:

  • Ability to show initiative
  • Strong behaviour management
  • Communication skills, feeding back on progress of the children
  • Professional behaviour
  • Enthusiasm and friendly approach

The successful candidate should possess excellent subject knowledge and at all times, they will maintain the welfare and safety of the children as their priority.

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the administration team on 01977 722615.

If you would like to apply please see below:




Completed application forms should be returned either by emailing recruitment@patrust.org.uk  or by post to the Recruitment Team, Pontefract Academies Trust, The Barracks Business Centre, Wakefield Road, Pontefract WF8 4HH later than 10am on Monday 25 February 2019.

Salary: MPR/UPR (with the potential for a TLR payment for the right candidate)
Role Level: Teaching
Location: Carleton Park J & I School
Closing Date: Monday 25th February 10AM
Shortlisting Date: Wednesday 27th February 2019
Interview Date: Thursday 7th March 2019
Start Date: Required for September 2019
Job Specification: Download
Application Form: Download