Teacher - Orchard Vale Community School (Ventrus Multi Academy Trust)

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • MPS £25,714 - £36,961 FTE (paid pro rata to reflect hours and weeks worked)

Orchard Vale Community School is a member of Ventrus, a group of Devon schools who actively collaborate to improve children's outcomes. As a Trust, we offer excellent career and development opportunities.

Orchard Vale Community School is looking to recruit an inspirational Early Years Teacher to work within our Early Years Team.

Orchard Vale Community School is a very special place to work. Our popular school is situated on the edge of Barnstaple, the main market town for the area, and is at the end of a popular housing estate close to open fields and country lanes. The school enjoys extensive grounds, providing a forest school area, sports grounds and gardening patches. Our dedicated team of staff and governors work together to create a school where there is a real sense of community and where teachers and learners can flourish.

Our aims are straightforward. We strive to develop the intellectual, spiritual, moral, social and cultural needs of each child through inspirational teaching. We value the positive and sustained support of the parents to achieve this. Our children are eager to learn and we have strong links through our Multi-academy Trust which enables continued professional development and opportunities to work across settings.

We are seeking a qualified teacher that has:
- Proven success in the teaching and learning of Early Years pupils;
- Excellent communication skills leading to effective relationships with pupils, parents and staff;
- A commitment to raising standards;
- A personal philosophy which supports the ethos values of the school;
- The ability to provide rich and creative learning experiences;
- A growth mind-set; with the ability to instil this within your pupils.

We can offer you:
- Friendly and supportive governors, staff and parents;
- Motivated and enthusiastic pupils;
- Opportunities to develop your leadership skills within school and within our Multi Academy Trust;
- In school and Trust-wide support and CPD opportunities;
- Dedicated and committed staff;
- Commitment to a broad and balanced curriculum.

If you are interested and would like to discuss this post further, please contact Mrs Fiona Pearce, Headteacher, by emailing orchardvale@ventrus.org.uk.

Ventrus Multi Academy Trust require all applicants to be eligible to work in the UK with no restrictions, as we are unable to offer sponsorship/work visas. You will be required to provide proof of Right to Work at interview stage.

Ventrus is an equal opportunities employer, committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and an enhanced disclosure is required for this post.

To apply for this role, please submit your application online via https://ventrus.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/2655105.
Please apply by noon on the closing date.
Interview Date: w/c 23 May 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationNorth DevonDevon
  • Work Postcode

    EX32 8QY

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupTeaching - Primary & Early Years

  • Salary Details

    MPS £25,714 - £36,961 FTE (paid pro rata to reflect hours and weeks worked)

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

    1.0 FTE, 39 weeks per annum

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required