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Reception Teacher - Maternity Leave Cover

At Oasis Academy Longmeadow , Trowbridge
Salary: Main Scale
Role: Full-time
Contract: Fixed-term
Start Date: 18 March 2022
Closed Date: 16:45 PM on Wednesday 8th December 2021
Interviews: Thursday 16 December (although we can offer reasonable flexibility)

Do you want to work at a school where children are friendly, well-behaved and excited about learning? Do you want to work at a school where the leadership team are utterly committed to your professional development? Do you want to work at a school which has an innovative and exciting curriculum?

If so, Oasis Academy Longmeadow has an opening that would be ideal for you. We’re looking for passionate and skilled class teachers to teach in our Reception class.

This is a maternity leave cover, to commence ideally on 22 March 2022, for 1 year or the return of the postholder, whichever is sooner. 

We need someone who:

  • Is committed to constantly refining their teaching craft, with support from lead practitioners and colleagues.
  • Believes that every child, with a huge slice of hard work, can reach the highest standards
  • Wants to work as part of a dedicated team to improve outcomes for children across the school.

If you think you can make a difference to the lives of children and their families in the community, we can’t wait to meet you!

We encourage visits to the academy. Please contact   or telephone 01225 355511 to arrange visit.

We are a warm and welcoming school where we ‘love, laugh and learn’ together.

Our Recent Ofsted Inspection (February 2019) reported.

‘Pupils’ behaviour is good. Pupils are kind and considerate to others. They exhibit positive attitudes to learning’

‘Newly qualified teachers receive intensive support and mentoring’

‘Leaders work in an open, collegiate way, so that staff find them accessible and supportive.’

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and staff. All members of our community are required to commit to this, and the appointment will be subject to the receipt of satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.


Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Category: Teaching
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Equal Opportunities Form: Download EO Monitoring Form
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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Reception Teacher - Maternity Leave Cover, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.

Apply by Email

Please send your completed application forms to by no later than the 16:45 PM on Wednesday 8th December 2021.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact a member of the Oasis Academy Longmeadow recruitment team on 01225 355 511.