We are always interested in applications from talented and passionate teachers and support staff who want to work in a place that embraces open-minded and creative thinkers. Our schools create a rich and exciting learning environment that inspires both students and staff to find their own paths to greatness.
As part of your welcome to our Trust we offer an outstanding local induction programme to help you learn all about us, our schools and our values. Whether you are just starting your career journey in teaching or a senior leader looking for your next challenge, we offer a diverse and exciting range of opportunities.
Early Career Framework
From September we are delighted to be working with Best Practice Network (BPN) and Outstanding Leaders Partnership (OLP) to offer the new Early Career Framework to develop the next generation of teachers. Further details can be found here Early Career Framework ECF - Early Career Development Programme | Best Practice Network
You can also find out more about the programme in this YouTube video
National Professional Qualifications (NPQ’s)
Pathfinder Schools are delighted to be working with Best Practice Network (BPN) and Outstanding Leaders Partnership (OLP) to offer thew new National Professional Qualifications (NPQ) training programmes to schools.
Best Practice Network is an accredited, award-winning provider of training and professional development for schools and nurseries. In a recent quality review, the training and participant support was rated ‘exceptional’ by the DfE. Home of the Outstanding Leaders Partnership (OLP), the qualifications are all designed by serving school leaders and subject matter experts to support teachers at every stage of their career. As a leading provider of National Professional Qualifications (NPQs), we develop the leadership capabilities of thousands of middle leaders, senior leaders, headteachers and executive leaders across the country every year.
Who are Outstanding Leaders Partnership - find out more here
Peer to Peer Collaboration and Support
Colleagues from across our Trust collaborate and work together on the development of the curriculum, moderation and best practice. We also have regular training sessions for middle leaders, SLT members and Heads to support career development, along with an NQT mentor programme.