Employment Opportunities

Temporary Cleaner

We have an opportunity for a cleaner to work at Jerry Clay Academy in Wrenthorpe. The successful candidate will assist with cleaning the school’s premises, having excellent attention to detail and working to very high standards. Duties include mopping, sweeping, vacuuming, cleaning toilets, emptying bins, using scrubber drier and buffing machines, and any other associated tasks, as required. Previous experience of cleaning in a school or similar environment would be desirable.

This is a temporary post initially until the end of the summer term.

Closing date: Monday 3rd April midday

Interviews: w/c 3rd April

Class Teacher

Dates: Apply by Monday 3rd April, 12 noon

Salary: MPS

Location: Wakefield

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Jerry Clay Academy are looking for an excellent Class Teacher to join our forward-thinking, vibrant and happy team.

Jerry Clay Academy is a very successful one-form entry Academy and we are seeking to employ a primary trained and enthusiastic professional with excellent classroom practice to join our friendly, supportive team within a vibrant, happy, learning environment.

We are looking for a teacher (experienced or NQT) who:

Is an excellent and committed practitioner with a commitment to high standards

 Be committed to the idea that high standards and creativity go hand in hand

 Will energetically enrich the curriculum for all our children;

Is hard-working and enthusiastic.

Has excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills.

Will happily work in partnership with all staff, governors, parents and the wider community.

 Have a good knowledge of the Primary Curriculum and exciting teaching ideas

 Be professional, dedicated and hard working

Create a happy, nurturing and stimulating environment for children

Be enthusiastic and self-motivated

In return we can offer:

Knowledgeable, dedicated and welcoming colleagues and a great place to begin or develop your career further in a happy and professional environment.

Extremely polite and well behaved children, supported and nurtured by staff

 Strong community ethos and hugely supported by parents

 Fantastic professional development

A supportive and proactive governing body

Staff who ‘strive to be the best they can be’ and ensure pupils are given every opportunity to ‘be the best’

If you have a strong desire to become the best teacher you can, to work in a stimulating and high achieving environment with lovely children and highly dedicated and supportive staff then we would love to hear from you.

NQT’s are welcome to apply and will be well supported through a highly innovative and exciting programme of development.

All application details, including a full job description and person specification and application form are available from the school’s website www.jerryclayacademy.wakefield.sch.uk

We warmly welcome visits to our school and appointments can be made by contacting our administration team on 01924 303665.

Closing date: Monday 3rd April 12pm Interviews: w/c 3rd April

Job description, person specification and application form can all be downloaded from the school website.

Jerry Clay Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and pre-employment and safeguarding checks.

Jerry Clay Academy

Jerry Clay Lane




Telephone: 01924 303665

Email: headteacher@jerryclayacademy.wakefield.sch.uk