Year 2&3 Class Teacher- FTE Permanent

This post will be paid within the Main Pay Scale

Required for September 2017, an outstanding classroom practitioner for Year 2 and 3 class This would be an ideal opportunity for an NQT/ early career teacher who will be supported by the experienced Senior Leadership team within the school.

We will expect you to have excellent, up-to-date knowledge and experience of the Key Stage 1& 2 curriculum, teaching and learning both in terms of planning, lesson delivery and assessment.
You will also need to be able to demonstrate the ability to work as part of a teaching team of highly motivated practitioners across the Academy and the Trust to support the needs of all children We will also expect you to be able to demonstrate a deep understanding of how children learn and how to translate this into high quality teaching and learning specific to key stage 1& 2 pupils.
The post requires someone who is an inspirational, reflective and creative teacher with a passion to improve the life chances of our pupils and make every child feel ‘special’, with excellent classroom management and organisation skills.

You will need to:

  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and a positive attitude and be committed to sharing good practice
  • Be able to competently & positively manage pupil behaviour
  • Show initiative and creativity in your approach to teaching & learning
  • Be organised and efficient and demonstrate the ability to improve outcomes for children
  • Be thoroughly committed to safety and well-being for all our pupils
  • Demonstrate the aptitude to work as part of a successful team liaising with parents, governors and the community, and on occasions working across the Trust
  • Exhibit a willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school
  • Be supportive of the Christian Values and ethos of the school

If you wish to visit prior to application, a warm welcome awaits you.
Our visiting days are:  Thursday 27th April 1.30-4.30pm and Friday 28th April 9.00-12.00pm
Please phone to book an appointment by calling 01548 821352 or emailing admindiptford@thelink.devon.sch.uk.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
A DBS disclosure is required for this post

Please return your completed application to admindiptford@thelink.devon.sch.uk

TeachingApplication-FormMAT.doc
Diptford Y2&3 Person Spec

Closing Date: Monday 8th May 12 noon
Interview Date: Tuesday 16th May