Key Stage 2 Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Please See Advert Text
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/05/2024 23:59
Main/Upper Pay Range £30,000 - £46,525 per annum
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Walkergate Community School, Sutton Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 4SD
Number of posts:
Closing date:
14 May
Further Information
We are seeking to appoint two enthusiastic, skilled teachers with excellent subject knowledge and successful track records to join Walkergate Community School from September 2024.

You will have experience of creating positive, purposeful and safe learning environments where learners can thrive. Both positions will be based in Key Stage 2, and one is fixed term to cover maternity and one is permanent.

We are looking for colleagues who have:
  • A DfE recognised and relevant teaching qualification.
  • Knowledge and understanding of primary subjects and curriculum areas, with experience teaching in KS2.
  • A successful track record as a teacher that demonstrates high quality teaching and learning with positive impacts on pupil outcomes.
  • Experience of designing and teaching effective lessons that meet the needs of all pupils.
  • An ability to communicate effectively with children, young people, colleagues and parents/carers.
Our aim at Walkergate is to provide an inspiring teaching and learning experience where children feel a sense of belonging with caring relationships at its heart. Walkergate Community School is at the heart of our proud community and is one of seven primary and secondary schools within the NEAT Academy Trust family of schools. At the heart of our trust is the aim to nurture, educate, achieve and transform the lives of all young people within the communities we serve across the North East.

Our school is a large primary school based across 2 sites in the east end of Newcastle. We currently have 660 pupils aged from 2 to 11 and in 2020 Ofsted rated the school as ‘Good’. Our school motto is ‘Together we make a difference’ and staff are dedicated to working with children, parents and families to ensure that all Walkergate children achieve their very best in everything they do in a safe, happy and nurturing environment. 

In return we offer:
  • Great opportunities for continuing professional development and a career pathway across the trust.
  • A team of hardworking, dedicated and friendly staff where everyone is valued. 
  • The benefit of working in a highly collaborative multi academy trust.
  • Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme which the trust also contributes to on your behalf.
  • Recognition of previous service with other schools, academies, local government etc.
  • Access to an Employee Assistance Programme (EAP), delivered by Health Assured – the UK and Irelands leading wellbeing provider.
  • Good public transport links via Tyne and Wear Metro and road links from the A19 and A1058 Coast Road.
Interested? If you would like to join us and feel you could thrive here, then please read the accompanying Job Description and Person Specification and complete an application form by clicking ‘apply now’ no later than midnight on Tuesday 14th May 2024.

NEAT is committed to safer recruitment practice and promoting the welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a satisfactory Enhanced DBS from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required as part of pre-employment checks. For shortlisted candidates, we will conduct an online search as part of our screening.
Please note
This job is closed for applications.