This Vacancy has closed.
  • Employer: The Weaverham Primary Academy
  • Reference: P/21/174963
  • Published: Thu 02/12/2021, 16:30 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 09/12/2021, 9:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5 hours per week
  • Salary: Dependent on experience
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Weaverham Primary Academy, Cheshire

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At Weaverham Primary Academy, we aim to inspire every child to develop a love of learning. We nurture every child, enabling them to flourish and achieve their very best. Our vision puts children first. When children enjoy all aspects of school and are enthusiastic, independent learners they gain the most from their education. We believe this climate for success is delivered through the creation of equal partnership between children, parents and the school.

Weaverham Primary Academy is looking for an experienced Year 6 teacher starting January 2022. We are looking for an individual who is passionate, ambitious and enthusiastic about teaching and will support the school in ensuring inspirational teaching and care in everything they do whilst contributing to our pupil’s future outcomes.

Teachers need character and the attributes we are looking for in candidates are:

  • The ability to inspire children
  • Rich and varied life experience
  • Humour
  • The ability to make the most of every opportunity
  • Dedication
  • The ability to work hard when under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Commitment to teamwork
  • A willingness to listen
  • An aptitude to learn
  • Willingness to go the extra mile
  • An understanding of how to engage parents as partners
  • A creative approach to teaching and learning
  • The ability to learn from both success and failure
  • A willingness to take risks
  • To make sure children are safe and cared for at all times

You will be working alongside a forward-thinking team of leaders, teachers and support staff who foster a collaborative approach to working. We foster an environment where you will be respected, supported and valued, we recognise the importance of staff wellbeing and connectedness and actively promote this within the school community.

We make sure that all the children in our care are safe and looked after to the best of our ability. Our safeguarding policy is on the school website and all applicants should read this before applying. The school is committed to safeguarding children and the successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.


Weaverham Academy is part of North West Academies Trust (NWAT), – one of the country’s highest-performing trusts with a superb record of improving schools and getting results -since November 2018. Pupil intake has doubled as word has spread of the improvements and the wide and varied curriculum, which places importance on helping children thrive both physically and mentally. Other NWAT schools include Delamere Academy, near Northwich, and Acresfield Primary School, Chester, which are ranked first and second in West Cheshire in the latest performance tables, St Martin’s Academy, Chester, which is the most oversubscribed school in the borough and Oak View Academy, Winsford, which is consistently amongst the highest ranking for improvement.

Candidates are asked to enclose in their application a personal statement to show how they meet the selection criteria, above.  A visit to the school prior to application is welcomed. Please contact the school directly to arrange, or to ask for more information on 01606 852148:  or Email: