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Shiphay Learning Academy

CLASS TEACHER

SLA perm 01/19 KS2 Class teachers with potential additional responsibilities and TLR for the right candidate
Commencing 1st September 2019, we are seeking to make permanent, full time appointments within KS2.


Shiphay Learning Academy is an outstanding Converter Academy, judged to be so in all areas by Ofsted since 2007, a judgement that is reviewed annually by Ofsted in order to confirm that this exceptional standard has been maintained. 


We became an Academy on April 1st 2011, amongst the first in the country, and are excited by the opportunities this brings to our pupils and their families.  We are a forward thinking, highly regarded, supportive and positive school.  We value innovation and creativity as reflected in our, “broad, enriched and creative curriculum”.  We train teachers in partnership with Plymouth University.  In addition to this, we are the Apple Regional Training Centre for Torbay and the lead school for the Children’s University for the region.


Since September 2018 Shiphay has also been part of the Riviera Education Trust which is a multi-academy trust consisting of three local primary schools: Roselands, Shiphay and Oldway. We work in collaboration with Oldway and Roselands in order to benefit all of the children in the Trust. Working in partnership with other schools helps to strengthen our provision and provide educational excellence so that every pupil has the best possible learning experience and is prepared for future life.

 

The Post(s)
These posts offer a rich opportunity for ambitious and talented teachers who are looking for opportunities within an outstanding Academy that works on national and international projects, some of which are at the cutting edge of development.   We are interested in applications from talented practitioners with relevant experience, who are enthusiastic and passionate about teaching the next generation and providing exciting opportunities for them.


The successful candidates will have a proven record of excellent teaching and, because we develop the curriculum through Learning Teams, we can accommodate a range of curriculum interests and specialisms. 


As stated above, there is the potential for additional responsibilities and TLR for the right candidate/s.  Therefore, in addition to excellent classroom practice, we have the opportunity to appoint teachers either with, or aspiring to, Team or Curriculum Leadership experience.  If you are interested in being considered for additional responsibilities, please ensure that you address the issue of your leadership ambitions and experience in your letter of application.


You can gain a better picture of the school by exploring our website www.shiphay.com.  Our Ofsted report is there, so please have a look.  
The application form can be downloaded below/  Completed applications should be sent to:
Clare Foulds
Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address: applications@oldwayschool.co.uk 


The closing date is Tuesday 23rd April @ 12.00 noon.  Interviews will probably be on Thursday 9th May. Candidates at the interview will be required to teach a lesson at Shiphay.

 
Visits to our school are strongly encouraged. There will be an opportunity to visit and see our work in progress on Wednesday 3rd April from 1.30-3.00.  Please contact our School Manager, by email, cbailey@shiphay.org to indicate if you would like to attend the school visit. 

 

Shiphay Learning Academy is committed to safeguarding children and an enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all staff appointed to the school.
Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.  


We look forward to meeting you at the school visit.

KITCHEN SUPERVISOR

Salary: £11,708 which is Grade C, Scale point 10 

30 hours per week (Monday to Friday), for 39 weeks per year. (Full Time Equivalent £16,863). 

 

Shiphay is an outstanding Converter Academy, judged to be so in all areas by Ofsted and this has been maintained for the past eleven years.

 

We became an Academy in 2011, amongst the first in the country, and are excited by the opportunities this brings to our pupils and their families.  We are a member of the Riviera Education Trust in partnership with two other outstanding local schools. We are a forward thinking, highly regarded, supportive and positive school.

 

We have a Kitchen Supervisor post available for a hard working, creative and ambitious person.

 

The Kitchen Supervisor will be responsible for leading the preparation and cooking of the food within the school kitchen on a daily basis.  The successful candidate will also be responsible for ordering food, maintaining the highest standards of food preparation and storage together with maintaining our 5 star rating for general kitchen hygiene.in the absence of the Trust Kitchen Manager. There will also be the requirement of ordering ad hoc supplies.

 

The Kitchen Supervisor will join a small but friendly team to lead the preparation and cooking of the school lunches in the absence of the Trust Kitchen Manager. There will also be the requirement to complete day to day ordering of food.

 

As a Trust we are committed to providing our children with the best quality food; the successful candidate would be required to assist the Trust Kitchen Manager in supporting our application for Food for Life Bronze membership. We are interested in hearing from individuals who have previous experience of working in a school kitchen and who are experienced Kitchen Supervisors.

 

Under the management of our Trust Kitchen Manager, the lunchtime team are passionate about delivering a high quality dining experience for the children on a daily basis.  Our Pupil Council helps to monitor the views and opinions of all pupils regarding school meals.  Children enjoy their school meals and have their views taken into account in menu creation.

 

Please see job description below for further details regarding this post.
 
Deadline for applications is: 23rd April 2019
Interview date: week beginning 6th May 2019
Start date: ASAP
 
The application form can be downloaded below.  Completed applications should be sent to:
 
Clare Foulds
Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address: applications@oldwayschool.co.uk
 
Please note, in line with our Safer Recruitment policy, references will be requested after shortlisting as part of the selection process.

 

Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.  

LUNCHTIME LEADER/KITCHEN ASSISTANT

Salary:  £7,588 which is Grade A, Scale point 6

20 hours per week (Monday to Friday), for 39 weeks per year. (Full Time Equivalent £16,394). 

 

Shiphay is an outstanding Converter Academy, judged to be so in all areas by Ofsted and this has been maintained for the past eleven years. 

 

We became an Academy in 2011, amongst the first in the country, and are excited by the opportunities this brings to our pupils and their families.  We are a member of the Riviera Education Trust in partnership with two other outstanding local schools. We are a forward thinking, highly regarded, supportive and positive school.  

 

We have a Lunchtime Leader / Kitchen Assistant post available for a hard working, creative and ambitious person.

 

The Lunchtime Leader/ Kitchen Assistant is required to support the children at lunchtime in eating and enjoying playtime. Lunchtime Leaders receive training throughout the year and some go on to become teaching assistants. The successful candidate will initially support with basic food preparation and organisation of the dining hall at lunchtimes.  

 

Under the management of our Trust Kitchen Manager, the lunchtime team are passionate about delivering a high quality dining experience for the children on a daily basis.  Our Pupil Council helps to monitor the views and opinions of all pupils regarding school meals.  Children enjoy their school meals and have their views taken into account in menu creation.

 

Please see job description below for further details regarding this post.
 
Deadline for applications is: 23rd April 2019
Interview date: week beginning 6th May 2019
Start date: ASAP
 
The application form can be downloaded below.  Completed applications should be sent to:
 
Clare Foulds
Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address: applications@oldwayschool.co.uk
 
Please note, in line with our Safer Recruitment policy, references will be requested after shortlisting as part of the selection process.

Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions

KITCHEN ASSISTANT

Salary: £9,544 which is Grade B, Scale point 7

25 hours per week (Monday to Friday), for 39 weeks per year. (Full Time Equivalent £16,495).

 

Shiphay is an outstanding Converter Academy, judged to be so in all areas by Ofsted and this has been maintained for the past eleven years. 

We became an Academy in 2011, amongst the first in the country, and are excited by the opportunities this brings to our pupils and their families.  We are a member of the Riviera Education Trust in partnership with two other outstanding local schools. We are a forward thinking, highly regarded, supportive and positive school.  

 

We have a Kitchen Assistant post available for a hard working, creative and ambitious person.

 

The Kitchen Assistant will work alongside the Kitchen Supervisor to assist in preparation and cooking of the school lunches. We are keen to hear from candidates who have a degree of catering experience and who are looking to develop a career in catering in a school kitchen.

 

Under the management of our Trust Kitchen Manager, the lunchtime team are passionate about delivering a high quality dining experience for the children on a daily basis.  Our Pupil Council helps to monitor the views and opinions of all pupils regarding school meals.  Children enjoy their school meals and have their views taken into account in menu creation.

 

Please see job description below for further details regarding this post.
 
Deadline for applications is: 23rd April 2019
Interview date: week beginning 6th May 2019
Start date: ASAP
 
The application form can be downloaded below. Completed applications should be sent to:
 
Clare Foulds
Oldway Primary School, Higher Polsham Road, Paignton, TQ3 2SY
Email address: applications@oldwayschool.co.uk
 
Please note, in line with our Safer Recruitment policy, references will be requested after shortlisting as part of the selection process.

Riviera Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils. As this post meets the requirements in respect of exempted questions under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, all applicants who are offered employment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and references before the appointment is confirmed. This will include details of cautions, reprimands or final warnings as well as convictions.  

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