New Directions Education

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Job Description

We are currently recruiting Foundation Phase and KS2 Teachers in the Vale of Glamorgan.

Being the preferred education recruitment company in Wales we work with a considerable amount of schools in Barry, Penarth, Cowbridge and the surrounding areas.

The schools in these areas require committed Teachers for both day to day and longer term requirements. Working as a teacher for New Directions will give you the opportunity to network with local schools which will put you in an advantageous position when long term jobs arise.

If you are an NQT (Newly Qualified Teachers) looking to complete your NQT year or an experienced Teacher looking for part time or full time work please get in touch today.

As a teacher you will be required to:

Establish a purposeful learning environment which enhances the quality of teaching and learning
Build strong relationships with pupils ensuring they feel secure and confident
Use a variety of teaching and learning strategies and make sure lessons are fun and motivating
Set appropriately challenging activities for whole class, groups and individuals
To be committed to school policy for safeguarding and wellbeing of children by following and being committed to school policy relating to behaviour management, safeguarding and health and safety

Additional Information

As a leading education supply agency, New Directions recruits primary teachers for jobs in the Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS), key stage 1 (KS1) and key stage 2 (KS2) primary teacher job role.

Your role as a 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 (NQT) 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 Teacher

  • Teach all areas of the school curriculum or your subject specialism;
  • 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;
  • 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: 12th July 2018


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