New Directions Education

Recruitment and Training Specialists in the Education Sector

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Job Description

New Directions are currently recruiting for secondary teachers across a variety of subjects  to cover short, medium and long term placements across a variety of schools in Wirral.

Candidates must:

  • Have an up to date DBS check on the Update Service or are willing to complete a DBS through New Directions;
  • Have a teaching qualification specialising in a secondary subject;
  • Be enthusiastic, dynamic and have a desire to gain experience in different environments.
  • NQT are more than welcome to apply

Wirral have a variety of secondary schools with pupil numbers between 500 and 1500.  Working throughout the schools you will be exposed to many different experiences, atmospheres, and range of teaching facilities.  Due to a positive working network within the schools, a positive short/medium term placement could potentially open the door to a longer term placement in other schools in the county.

Additional Information

Additional Information on Secondary Teaching

The role of a Secondary Teacher is far-reaching. Teaching 11 – 16 year old students, this is a rewarding role that shapes futures.

In 2014 an estimated 454.9 thousand teachers were said to be working in state funded schools, an increase of 1.2% from 2013.

The Role of a Secondary 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 0151 515 0822, or use our form below to enquire about this job vacancy.

Last modified: 2nd October 2018


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