The Archway Federation
12th May 2023
The Governors of the newly formed Archway Federation are looking to appoint a highly motivated Class teacher to provide excellence teaching and learning at Woodham Burn Community Primary School and Nursery due to increased pupil numbers. The post is temporary for 1 year, to start on 1st September 2023.
Candidates wishing to visit the school for an informal visit, should contact Mr Damian Sparrow (Head of School) or Mrs Fi Anderson (Deputy Head Teacher) to arrange this.
This is an exciting time for the schools as we will be joining Lingfield Education Trust from 1st June 2023 so the successful candidate will be employed under Lingfield Education Trust contracts.
In line with the County Council’s Recruitment and Selection Policy, please note that we are unable to accept CVs. Any information provided on CVs will not be considered for short listing purposes.
The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.
Please note that the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations 2009 apply to this position and therefore you are required to complete the “disqualification by association” declaration form. Should you be successful in your application for this post, your appointment can not be progressed without this declaration.
Further details and application packs are available online.
Application forms must be returned to the School Business Manager by post or via email (email@example.com).
Closing date: 16th June 2023 at 12noon
Interviews: w/c 19th June 2023
Supporting documentsApplication Form
Other Supporting Documents:Application form guidance notes Person specification Job description
The Archway Federation
On 1st September 2021, The Archway Federation was formed. The Federation comprises of Vane Road Primary School and Woodham Burn Community Primary School and Nursery. This is an exciting development for both schools and brings together the excellent care and educational practice in both schools. There is one Governing Body for the Federation ensuring that the schools are the very best for the unique communities they serve.
In the formation of the Federation, Mr Kieran Pavey, was appointed as Executive Head Teacher with Mrs Gemma Sim appointed the Head of School for Vane Road and Mr Damian Sparrow, the Head of School for Woodham Burn.
The Federation shares the same key principles:
1. We place the child at the centre of everything we do;
2. We want Excellence for all:
Excellence in Safeguarding;
Excellence in Education;
Excellence in Leadership
Excellence in Community.
The principles direct all our work across the Federation and are central to ensuring that our schools are the best possible places for our children.