- Location: Flintshire - North Wales
- Start Date: ASAP
- Duration: Long term
- Job Type: Long Term
- Sector: Primary Education
- Job Ref: SM1
- Salary: £90 - £125 per day
New Directions are looking to recruit a Key stage 2 teacher to work on a supply basis. The position is to cover all Key Stage 2 classes on supply when required. The successful candidate will;
– Be passionate about learning, with high expectations of themselves and others
– Be an excellent classroom practitioner with recent experience either on teaching practice or in a teaching post
– Have an ability to plan and teach innovative, creative and effective lessons
– Be able to use pupil assessment data to set challenging targets in order to ‘narrow gaps’ in order to make pupil progress.
– Have a clear understanding of the needs of all groups of pupils
– Have an excellent knowledge of the curriculum
– Have the ability to work closely and co-operatively as a member of a team
– Have excellent personal organisational and communication skills
– Have a good sense of humour, flexible approach and be able to ‘think outside of the box’
Newly qualified teachers are welcome to apply.
Key Stage 2 Primary Teacher Role
Your role as a key stage 2 (KS2) primary teacher in the age group of your speciality will be varied and at times challenging. However, we doubt you will find a more satisfying career where your main objectives will be to develop the children and prepare them for the next stage.
Newly qualified teachers (NQTs) are welcomed by New Directions.
- 10% of primary trained NQTs had teaching supply contracts compared with 6% of secondary trained NQTs;
- 25% of primary trained NQTs indicated that they were employed in a school in which they trained compared with 32% of secondary trained NQTs;
- 18% of primary trained NQTs indicated that they relocated to take up their current teaching position compared with 24% of secondary trained NQTs.
Typical duties of a supply Primary Key Stage 2 Teacher
- Teach all areas of the key stage 2 curriculum;
- Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment;
- Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater for the needs for all student ability ranges;
- 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, supporting colleagues in the delivery of this specialist area;
- Staying 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 within smaller schools.
What can you expect from New Directions Education?
- A dedicated account manager;
- Regular and varied teaching supply work;
- Competitive pay rates;
- Potential long-term teaching roles;
- Fully compliant with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR);
- Network of branches across the UK;
- Preferred supplier to 19 boroughs across the UK;
- Recommend a friend scheme;
- Respected reputation throughout the education and recruitment industry.
Please contact New Directions Education for more information on this job vacancy, on 01978 884290, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 5th October 2018