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Oakley Vale Primary School

Oakley Vale Primary School is a state of the art eco-friendly school serving its local community in the town of Corby.

At Oakley Vale Primary School we work together to provide a happy, secure and stimulating environment where children are motivated to learn, are valued as individuals and encouraged to reach their full potential.

Our vision is to provide an outstanding educational experience for each and every pupil, ensuring that Oakley Vale is a place where success is celebrated and achievement triumphs.

In September 2013 we joined the Brooke Weston Trust. This means that we benefit from being part of a larger and extremely successful academic organisation and have access to facilities and opportunities beyond a school’s normal scope.

Latest Vacancy

  • Oakley Vale Primary School

    Classroom Teacher

    Start Date: 03/09/2018
    Close Date: 04/06/2018

    We are looking to appoint a motivated, enthusiastic and dynamic class teacher to join our dedicated staff. The successful candidates will be a committed, creative teacher, who is able to deliver high quality teaching and learning. We welcome applications from NQTs as well as experienced teachers.

    The successful candidates will:

    • Be a creative and inspirational teacher
    • Care passionately about the progress and well-being of all children
    • Have an excellent understanding of AFL, planning and teaching to meet the different needs of pupils within the primary setting
    • Be an excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills
    • Hold high expectations for all pupils and the ability to motivate children and colleagues
    • Be a team player

    What we can offer you is:

    • A friendly and pleasant environment in which to work
    • Polite and articulate children
    • A supportive leadership team
    • Opportunities to develop professionally
    • A creative and thematic approach to planning and teaching the curriculum
    • A committed and supportive governing body

    Visits to the school are strongly encouraged as we would love to share with you the wonderful children we have here at Oakley Vale.

    The post will initially be a fixed term 1 year contract.

    Oakley Vale Primary School is a member of the Brooke Weston Trust and Brooke Weston Teaching School Alliance. This pioneering work with other schools, academies and universities will enable the successful candidate to access significant professional development opportunities to further improve their own skills and to also support the development of trainee teachers and colleagues in other schools.

    The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and DBS checks.

    For further details, an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs Ducker in our school office. Please leave application pack or school visit requests with your full contact details on the school answer machine or via e-mail as detailed below if contacting outside of school hours:

    Tel:                  01536 461199

    E-mail:            cducker@oakleyvaleprimary.org

    Address:           Mrs Ducker, Oakley Vale Primary School, Cheltenham Road, Oakley Vale, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 8RH

    Closing date: Monday 4th June 2018

    Anticipated Start Date: 1st September 2018

    Apply Here
  • Oakley Vale Primary School

    Teaching Assistant

    Start Date: 01/09/2018
    Close Date: 17/07/2018

    Here at Oakley Vale we would like you to consider coming and being part of our dedicated team. We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work in Reception who would like to come and work with our wonderful and enthusiastic children who are eager and have a great thirst for learning. 

    We are looking for someone who will: 

    • have experience of working with primary school children;  
    • have good communication skills;  
    • be flexible;
    • be able to work as a member of a team and independently;
    • ability to deal professionally and sensitively with children, parents, and colleagues when necessary 

    What we can offer you is: 

    • A friendly and pleasant environment in which to work
    • Polite and articulate children
    • A supportive leadership team
    • Opportunities to develop professionally
    • A creative and thematic approach to planning and teaching the curriculum
    • A committed and supportive governing body 

     
    The post is a permanent position for 30hrs per week. 
     The Pay scale (FTE) is £16500 

    Oakley Vale Primary School is a member of the Brooke Weston Trust and Brooke Weston Teaching School Alliance.  

    The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and DBS checks. 

    For further details, an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs Ducker in our school office. Please leave application pack or school visit requests with your full contact details on the school answer machine or via e-mail as detailed below if contacting outside of school hours: 

    Tel:   01536 461199 

    E-mail:  cducker@oakleyvaleprimary.org  

    Address:   Mrs Claire Ducker  

    School Business Manager  

    Oakley Vale Primary School  

    Cheltenham Road  

    Oakley Vale

    Corby  

    Northamptonshire  

    NN18 8RH 

     

    Closing date: Tuesday 17th July 2018

    Interview date: Afternoon of Friday 20th July 2018  

    Anticipated Start Date: 1st September 2018  

     

    The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references and DBS che cks.

    Apply Here
  • Oakley Vale Primary School

    Senior Administrator

    Start Date: ASAP
    Close Date: 20/08/2018

    Senior Administrator

    Required as soon as possible

    Salary: £23,000 per annum

    Oakley Vale Academy is a large primary school in Corby which serves over 400 students. Oakley Vale Primary has been a member of Brooke Weston Trust since 2013. As a school we value each individual and their unique contribution to the life of our community. All of our students are valued and all of their efforts are celebrated. This means that they grow into confident individuals who value their own worth and are well equipped for the next stage of their learning journey. We are looking for like-minded people who share this vision to support us on our mission.

    We are seeking to appoint an experienced Senior Administrator to provide excellent administration and project support to the Principal and Senior Management Team at the Academy. Working within an educational environment, the Senior Administrator will work alongside the Principal in this important and demanding role whilst managing the administrative team within the office. The post holder will be responsible for extensive diary management, the organisation of meetings, minute taking, administration of school records and, more widely, overseeing the administrative function within the school. The post holder will also assume the role of Clerk to the Governing Body.

    The successful candidate will work with initiative and have previous experience in a busy administration setting. They will have the ability to process information in a timely, accurate and confidential manner. They will have a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office and have excellent interpersonal skills. Experience of working in a school would be an advantage.

    What we can offer you

    • An exceptional and supportive working environment
    • Opportunities to develop professionally
    • A range of staff benefits, such as childcare vouchers, access to a car salary sacrifice scheme

    How to apply

    Having read the advertisement, examined the job description and person specification, if you are inspired and motivated to apply for a position at Oakley Vale Primary these are your next steps:

    • Please complete all sections of the application form.  Please note that a CV will not be accepted without a completed application form. 
    • Write a letter of application on no more than one side of A4 (12 point text). Your letter of application should outline your previous experience and how this makes you a suitable candidate for the position for which you are applying.

    Please submit your letter of application and application form either by e-mail or by post to:

    Miss Emma Goodwin

    Oakley Vale Primary

    Cheltenham Road

    Corby

    NN18 8RH

    egoodwin@oakleyvaleprimary.org

    Closing date: 20th August 2018

    Interviews: 23rd August 2018

    The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts working with children and young people will be subject to an enhanced disclosures barring service check

    Apply Here
Principal

Emma Goodwin

Oakley Vale Primary School
Cheltenham Road, Oakley Vale, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 8RH

T 01536 461199
F 01536 746267
E admin@oakleyvaleprimary.org

Principal
Emma Goodwin

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