Class Teacher for Specialist COIN Centre

Bell Farm Primary School, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £25,543 to £37,152

Job summary

• Deliver the curriculum as relevant to the age and ability group/subject/s that you teach
• Be responsible for the preparation and development of teaching materials, teaching programmes and pastoral arrangements as appropriate
• Be accountable for the attainment, progress and outcomes of pupils’ you teach
• Be aware of pupils’ capabilities, their prior knowledge and plan teaching and differentiate appropriately to build on these demonstrating knowledge and understanding of how pupils learn
• Have a clear understanding of the needs of all pupils, and be able to use and evaluate distinctive teaching approaches to engage and support them
• Have a good understanding of the individual needs of all pupils, including how to support them with their EHC plan and have a good knowledge of how to support children with communication and interaction needs

Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status or recognised equivalent.

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status or recognised equivalent.

Essential skills and experience

Able to:
Create a stimulating and safe learning environment.
Establish and maintain a purposeful working atmosphere.
Plan, prepare and deliver the curriculum as relevant to the age and ability group that you teach, other relevant initiatives and the school’s own policies.
Assess and record the progress of pupils’ learning to inform next steps and monitor progress.
Understand children with communication and interaction needs and decide how best to meet their individual needs.
Demonstrate a commitment to equal opportunities and use a variety of strategies and practices to promote diverse cultural and equality issues.
Use a variety of strategies to maximise achievement for all children including those with SEN and high achievers and to meet differing learning styles.
Encourage children in developing self-esteem and respect for others.
Deploy a range of effective behaviour management strategies.
Communicate to a range of audiences (verbal, written, using ICT as appropriate).

Employee benefits

This role attracts a special educational needs allowance.

We can offer you:
● Individually-tailored CPD; Bell Farm is committed to the development of inspired, confident and passionate staff.
● A supportive and strong Senior Leadership Team that leads the school with clear goals.
● Free places at Breakfast Club for any children that attend Bell Farm during working hours.
● An Employee Assistance Programme, offering confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
● MyBenefits: a reward scheme for employees of Surrey County Council.
● A weekly Business Manager award, to recognise a member of staff who has made an outstanding contribution to the team.
● A termly reward to a member of staff drawn at random from those with 100% attendance.
● An annual award to all members of staff with 100% attendance for the year.
● Free teas and coffees during breaks.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 589 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Bell Farm Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Bell Farm Primary School

Bell Farm received a 'Good' rating from Ofsted in March 2019, with the inspection praising a "strongly inclusive culture" that "helps this large school to feel like a family where everyone is known, listened to and cared for." Our beautiful grounds are enjoyed by friendly and polite pupils who are eager to learn, supported by a welcoming community of staff, parents and governors all working together.

We're situated less than a mile from both Hersham and Walton-on-Thames train stations, with fast trains into Waterloo taking just 26 minutes. Often featured on lists of the best places to live and raise a family, Walton-on-Thames is renowned for its pretty towpath, open spaces and friendly pubs, shops and cafes.

School location

Hersham Road, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 5NB