Class Teacher Ainslie Wood Primary School, London

Job description

Class Teaching Responsibilities

The class teacher will:
• Carry out the duties of a class teacher as set out in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions of Employment
• Contribute to the general provision for high standards for all children within the school
• Plan, prepare and organise work for the class in accordance with school policies and the requirements of the curriculum at Ainslie Wood
• Provide appropriate, stimulating and differentiated learning for the pupils in your care
• Monitor, review and assess children’s progress in accordance with national requirements and maintain pupil and class records according to school policy
• Set appropriate and challenging targets for individuals, groups and whole class
• Provide and contribute to oral and written assessments and reports relating to individual pupils and groups of pupils
• Liaise with parents as appropriate and participate in organised consultation meetings
• Participate in Ainslie Wood’s procedures for Performance Management and work towards meeting the agreed targets
• Take responsibility for an aspect within the school which supports pupil development or school effectiveness

Essential educational requirements

Qualifications Qualified Teacher status
The Class Teacher should have experience of teaching across the Primary age range

Knowledge and understanding of:
the theory and practice of providing effectively for the individual needs of all children (e.g. classroom organisation and learning strategies);
the monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting of pupils’ progress;
the statutory requirements of legislation concerning Equal Opportunities, Health and Safety, SEN and Child Protection;
effective teaching and learning styles.

The Class Teacher will be able to:
promote the school’s aims positively, and use effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale;
develop good personal relationships within a team;

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

The Class Teacher should have experience of teaching across the Primary age range

About Ainslie Wood Primary School

140 Ainslie Wood Road, London, E4 9DD
LA Maintained School
Ainslie Wood Primary School website (opens in a new window)