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Early Years/Primary Teachers, Widnes - Halton

  • Location: Widnes - Halton
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Salary: £Competitive per day
  • Start date: To be confirmed
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Early Years
  • Posted:

Job Description

The need for Early Years Teachers is increasing and New Directions are working with a number of Halton based primary schools who are expecting that, during September, they will require new additions. This could be on both a day to day supply basis, or longer-term roles until the end of the school year. As the role will be working in Early Years, they are ideally looking for experience in Nursery or Reception. You must be able to lead the support staff within your classroom and create engaging and informative schemes of work. You will have the ability to communicate with young children to encourage significant results. If you are looking to promote development and inspire your pupils, we may be able to help. The roles require teachers with: Experience of teaching within Nursery or Reception and the natural ability to plan and deliver the current primary curriculum with confidence. The ability to provide engaging, quality education to pupils, be creative and demonstrate fun and intelligent classroom management skills. The ability to build strong relationships with the school staff, children and parents Hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), or be newly qualified.

Job Specification

An EYFS Teacher works in day nurseries and also nursery or reception classes in infant or primary schools.

The development areas typically covered by EYFS teachers include:

  • Personal, social and emotional development
  • Literacy
  • Communication and language
  • Mathematics
  • Understanding the world
  • Physical development
  • Expressive arts and design.

As an EYFS teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of the Early Years Statutory Framework
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a safe and positive teaching environment
  • Plan and prepare activities that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within their class
  • Motivate pupils with enthusiastic, imaginative presentation;
  • Maintain discipline
  • Meet requirements for the assessment and recording of pupils’ development
  • Coordinate activities and resources within a specific area of the curriculum, and supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area
  • Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Take part in school events and activities which may take place at weekends or in the evening
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly in smaller schools and day-nurseries.

What New Directions Education Ltd offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term teaching roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • Preferred supplier to more than 20 boroughs across the UK
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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