Leading Teacher

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Leading Teacher (Pay scale dependent upon skills and experience)


“When asked which subjects they loved to teach

They answered simply and smiled…

It’s not the subjects that matter…

It’s all about teaching the CHILD.”


What does this mean to you? Do you have a strong education philosophy and a passion for teaching? Do you want career development and the opportunity to share your skills with others?


We are looking for an outstanding teacher to join our team. Someone not ready to leave the classroom yet, but eager to develop their leadership skills through the professional development of colleagues.  We will shape this new and exciting role around you, depending on your vision, experience and skills.


The role will involve regular deployment to support and develop other colleagues as well as hosting visitors and modelling lessons to others.


If you are:

  • An outstanding practitioner
  • Seeking career development and movement up the pay scale
  • Someone with the proven skills to develop and coach others
  • A teacher who has a passion for learning
  • Keen to seize and create new opportunities


…then we would really like to meet you and explain why Grove Road and the newly formed Ridgeway Learning Partnership should be the next step in your career journey.


You might be just 2 or 3 years into your teaching career or someone who has already moved to the Upper Pay Scale…what we are looking for is passion, enthusiasm and someone who can ignite excitement in others. The non-negotiable is that you are an excellent teacher!


Tring is just 10 minutes up the A41 from Hemel Hempstead. Grove Road is a successful, 2 form entry, primary school in the heart of the Tring countryside, now part of the Ridgeway learning Partnership (cross-phase) MAT. This role has the opportunity to develop Trust wide, for the right candidate as the MAT grows and develops.


Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Further information can also be found on our school website. Please contact Mandy Lyons in the school office for further details and to arrange a visit. Sharon Sanderson (Headteacher) would be happy to show you around our school.


The school is committed to safeguarding children and young people and appointment is subject to the candidate completing a satisfactory enhanced DBS checks.


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Contact details

Mandy Lyons , School Business Manager
Grove Road Primary School Grove Road TRING
Hertfordshire HP23 5PD

Telephone: 01442 822056
Email: amanda.lyons@groveroad.herts.sch.uk
Website: www.groveroad.herts.sch.uk