Job Vacancies

Specialist Teaching Facility (STF) Primary Teacher

  • Location: Swansea
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Salary: Competitive Rates per day
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Sector: Primary
  • Posted:

Job Description

New Directions Education are looking to register a teacher for a primary school with an additional STF Unit attached within the City and County of Swansea. We are seeking applicants who would be able to work in an Infant Class on a long-term basis. Applicants would need to have Additional Learning Needs (ALN) training or have previous experience of teaching within STF’s.

We welcome applicants who: –

  • Have gained Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and are registered with the Education Workforce Council (EWC);
  • Can form strong working relationships with the support staff in the units;
  • Have previous experience of working with children on the Autistic Spectrum, with emotional and behaviour difficulties or additional learning needs;
  • Can confidently liaise with staff, pupils and parents.

The school has a supportive team of staff within the mainstream and unit classes. You will be provided with a number of support staff in order to assist with challenging behaviour. The STF unit is fully equipped with resources and lesson plans for you to follow. New Directions Education will support you with any additional training required to further your skills within STF units and you will be invited to any courses the schools hold.

Job Specification

We recruit Primary Teachers for jobs in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), Key Stage 1 (KS1) and Key Stage 2 (KS2) Primary Teacher job roles.

As a Primary School Teacher you’ll be expected to:

  • Teach all areas of the school curriculum
  • Organise the classroom and learning resources to create a positive teaching environment
  • Plan, prepare and teach lessons that cater 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
  • Stay up to date with changes and developments in the structure of the curriculum
  • Liaise with colleagues and working flexibly, particularly within smaller schools.

What New Directions Education offers:

  • A dedicated and expert Account Manager
  • Regular and varied supply work
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Potential long-term roles
  • Full compliance with the Agency Workers Regulation (AWR)
  • A network of branches across the UK
  • One of the preferred suppliers to all 22 local authorities in Wales under the All Wales Framework Agreement
  • We are the major teaching supply agency for Welsh speaking teachers across Wales
  • Recommend-a-friend scheme
  • Respected reputation across the education and recruitment industry

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