- Location: Swansea - South Wales
- Start Date: April 2019
- Duration: 1 Term in the First Instance
- Job Type: Temporary
- Sector: Primary Education
- Job Ref: MP0404
- Salary: Competitive Rates of Pay
New Directions Education are currently seeking a Key Stage 2 Specialist for a Primary School within Swansea. The School are looking for a Year 3 Class Teacher who will be able to deliver the full timetable. The position commences after the Easter holidays and will be up until Summer holidays in the first instance. Alongside teaching the Year 3 Class, the School are seeking applicants with either an Art Specialism or a keen interest in Art in order to deliver the Extra Curricular Art Club and to create murals across the School.
We welcome applicants who:
- Have gained Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and are registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC);
- Have a keen interest in Art and Design and will be able to create art work throughout the School;
- Are able to confidently deliver the Extra Curricular Art Club and encourage the pupils to express themselves creatively;
- Seek a long-term position teaching a full timetable. Time will be set aside for Planning, Preparing and Assessing (PPA).
The school is set within the centre of Swansea and offers easily accessible transport links and parking facilities. The successful candidate would need to be passionate about Art and keen to brighten up the School with personally designed murals and murals created by each class. This is an exciting opportunity where you will be able to showcase your talents and really get to know staff and pupils. New Directions Education will be able to offer competitive rates of pay, free training courses to aid your Career Development and a dedicated Account Manager to work on your behalf.
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 01792 620180, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.
Last modified: 4th April 2019