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Early Career Teacher

Position: Early Career Teacher (ECT)
Location: Wellingborough
Start Date: September 2024
Contract Type: Temporary to Permanent

About Us:

We are a vibrant and inclusive primary school located in Wellingborough, committed to providing a nurturing and stimulating environment for our pupils. Our school is dedicated to excellence in education and fostering a supportive community for both students and staff. We are currently looking for a motivated and enthusiastic Early Career Teacher to join our team, with the opportunity for a permanent position following a successful temporary period.

Role Overview:

As an Early Career Teacher, you will have the chance to begin your teaching career in a supportive and dynamic environment. You will be responsible for delivering high-quality education to our pupils, developing engaging lesson plans, and fostering a positive learning atmosphere. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to grow professionally and make a significant impact on the lives of young learners.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Planning and delivering engaging and effective lessons in accordance with the curriculum
  • Assessing and monitoring pupil progress, providing constructive feedback
  • Creating a positive and inclusive classroom environment
  • Collaborating with colleagues to enhance teaching practices and school initiatives
  • Participating in ongoing professional development and training opportunities


  • Qualified Teacher Status by September 2024
  • Strong passion for teaching and commitment to pupil development
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to inspire and motivate young learners
  • Willingness to work collaboratively as part of a dedicated team

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and welcoming school community
  • Comprehensive induction and mentoring programme for ECTs
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • The possibility of a permanent position upon successful completion of the temporary period

How to Apply:

If you are an enthusiastic and dedicated Early Career Teacher ready to embark on a rewarding teaching career, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and why you are interested in this opportunity

Application Deadline

Please note that we anticipate a high level of interest in this post. If you have not heard back from us within 7 days of your application, please take it that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

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