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Year 1 Teacher

Posted 9 March by Tradewind Recruitment Easy Apply Ended
Are you an enthusiastic and committed primary school year 1 teacher looking for an outstanding school in September 18?

An outstanding one form entry Church of England infant school in the rural village of Tandrige, East Surrey. Have an exciting opportunity for a new year 1 teacher to join their team. The successful candidate will be familiar with the current KS1 curriculum and will have high expectations of themselves and their pupils.

This infant schools pupils make excellent progress academically and their aim is for them to develop as well rounded individuals who are happy, confident and excited by what their school can offer them. This exciting position offers an annual salary of £29,477 - £30,067.

We are looking for a qualified teacher who:

*is an excellent classroom practitioner who can make learning fun
*has an excellent understanding of the factors that contribute to effective teaching and learning for children of all abilities
*has knowledge and understanding of the KS1 curriculum including the frameworks for Literacy and Mathematics
*has a good understanding of effective curriculum planning, assessment and target setting methods
*has good organisational skills and can prioritise tasks
*is able successfully to engage children in practical activities, enquiry and problem solving
*has high expectations of children's work, progress and behaviour
*can use resources effectively
*can make the learning environment stimulating and attractive
*can communicate effectively with parents
*can work as part of a team and motivate others

The role:

To teach a full year 1 class and to contribute to the discussion of the school's aims and policies and participate in the implementation of policies, plans, targets and practices.

Key Tasks:
*Plan and assess pupil's learning using knowledge of school policies, Diocesan schemes of work and National Curriculum requirements.
*To uphold the Christian values and ethos that are central to the school by leading whole school Collective Worship.

Teaching and Learning
To secure and sustain effective teaching of the curriculum for individuals, groups and classes. Develop the quality of teaching, assess pupils' standard and set targets for development.

Key Tasks:
*Use school policy and National Curriculum requirements to set clear targets for the pupils' development and achievement, and monitor pupils' progress towards those targets.
*Use effective teaching and learning strategies to communicate clear learning objectives and expectations including, where appropriate, in relation to english, maths and other core targets;
*Recognise the standard that a pupil is working towards and make accurate assessments against National Curriculum Standards.
*Plan effectively to ensure that pupils can meet their potential, notwithstanding differences of race and gender, and taking account of the needs of pupils from their starting points, making use of relevant information and specialist help where available;
*Meet the needs of pupils with Special Educational Needs and disabilities, in collaboration with the SENDCO and make an appropriate contribution to the preparation, implementation, monitoring and review of Individual Pathway Plans;

This school is set in South of England containing part of the North Downs Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. In return we can offer friendly and supportive staff, opportunities for CPD and happy and enthusiastic children.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£100
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
To be eligible for this Year 1 position you must hold a recognised teaching qualification and QTS and have had similar experience as a year group or phase leader within primary school.

For the opportunity to join this lovely school, please do not hesitate and email your CV today to Informal school visits are more than welcome and can then be arranged.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.
Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.'

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