New Directions Education

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Job Description

New Directions Education are currently recruiting for Key Stage Two (KS2) Primary Teachers to work in schools across Newport covering both short-term and long-term supply vacancies.

If you are looking to register for supply but unsure of what it entails,  New Directions Education are here to support all candidates on their journey in to supply and work to ensure you will receive a service that is second to none.

Working in a variety of schools can be a rewarding and enriching experience. Supply teaching is an excellent way of opening doors for future opportunities as you are able to network and build relationships with schools in your local area.

We are recruiting for both newly qualified and experienced teachers, who are dedicated and have a passion for inspiring the children in their class to develop a love of learning.

We are looking for teachers who:

  • Are comfortable in Key Stage Two classes
  • Have an excellent knowledge of the current curriculum
  • Bring strong ‘can do’ attitude to any classroom environment to help build morale
  • Looking for a challenge and can adopt strong behavioural management techniques
  • Are able to adapt to different schools needs and values
  • Create a positive working atmosphere that encourages pupils to achieve more

Additional Information

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.

Fast Facts

  • 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 029 2039 0133, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 14th August 2018


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