Primary Teachers (MPS/UPS) - Horton Park Primary School

Primary Schools
Horton Park Primary School
Full time
Horton Park Primary School, Dawnay Road, Canterbury, Bradford, BD5 9LQ
until 31st August 2023


An opportunity has arisen for some teaching posts within Horton Park Primary School and the successful candidate will be required to deliver high quality education to all our pupils.

Horton Park is a vibrant two-form entry primary school for children aged 4 to 11 years old with 432 pupils currently on roll. The school boasts excellent facilities with the recent addition of a Key Stage One School Led Resource Provision, which caters for the needs of children with generic complex needs.

Located in the heart of the Canterbury estate, within the culturally diverse Great Horton area. The school possesses an excellent reputation within the local and wider community. Horton Park is a school where ‘everyone learns to succeed’ and we provide our children with the cultural capital they need to be successful in our thriving community and beyond.

Exceed Academies Trust believe that successful schools develop their own identity and individuality and are best placed to meet their own community’s needs. We believe that partnership working, the sharing of good practice and being outward facing as an organisation supports our aims and leads to outstanding results.

The successful candidate will be keen to work with children and staff and will give 100% to the school, they will be able to enjoy their work life, whilst leading and inspiring others. The role may involve supporting specific children with additional needs. Candidates must have suitable English, Mathematics and IT skills and will need to provide evidence that they have the skills to do the job.

The successful candidate will need to be:

  • An outstanding classroom practitioner
  • Committed to raising standards and have relevant experience of this
  • Able to motivate and inspire children, staff, parents and Governors
  • Able to lead teams and work effectively as part of a team
  • Someone who is resilient
  • Someone who can create an atmosphere in which children can succeed

We offer:

  • A dedicated and experienced staff team, supported by the Trust, Governors and parents
  • Enthusiastic, confident and well behaved children
  • An opportunity to make a significant contribution to our school
  • An opportunity to further your professional development
  • An opportunity to work in a forward-thinking school

The successful candidates will utilise their skills and experience to continue to provide children at Horton Park Primary School with outstanding learning opportunities and work collaboratively with other experienced teachers/leaders across the Multi-Academy Trust.

Closing Date: 12 noon, 7th October 2022 

Shortlisting WB: 10th October 2022

Interviews will take place: 20th October 2022

Prospective applicants are welcome to visit the school by prior arrangement, please note we will be closed on Monday 19th September 2022

If you wish to apply for this role, please visit our School Website or Trust Website to download an application pack.

Completed applications should be submitted to

Please note, we do not accept CVs.

Exceed Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Candidates will be subject to related online content checks, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check as well as successful completion of a probationary period.

07 October 2022, 12:00 PM

This vacancy is closed to applications.