Class Teacher - KS2 Walton Oak Primary School, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey

Job description

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational class teacher to job share in a year 5 class.

You will be a key part of our progressive and positive KS2 team, including teachers, teaching assistants and HLTAs.

Walton Oak’s Good Ofsted status was confirmed in November 2017 and we are proud of our ethos and culture. Our teachers are passionate about education, capable of motivating and inspiring pupils and committed to achieving the best for every child. We are continually striving to evaluate and refine our practice, building on existing strengths and identifying ways of developing each child.

Walton Oak has recently joined the Lumen Learning Trust, a small multi-academy chain which holds the child at the centre of its practice and works in partnership to ensure that each school’s unique character leads to the best outcomes for its pupils.

You will be a strong class teacher, with demonstrable experience of securing a good or outstanding outcomes for children of all abilities. We would welcome experienced candidates and outstanding NQTs.

The qualities we are looking for include:
• The confidence to be innovative and creative with your teaching;
• A good understanding of how academic skills can be taught through a creative cross-curricular approach;
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the formation of strong relationships with children, parents and colleagues;
• Ability to interpret and act upon data, working with colleagues to develop and refine practices to ensure pupils continue to improve their progress in KS2;
• A determination to continually evaluate and refine your own practice.

We can offer you:
• Friendly, supportive and dedicated colleagues;
• A commitment to your continued professional development;
• Sparky, lively children who welcome you into their lives;
• A modern purpose-built building with amazing facilities, both indoor and out.

Visits to the school are highly recommended and warmly welcomed.

To apply please contact the school office for an application pack or click on 'Get more information'. This will take you to the E-teach website where you will find an application form to complete. Please note we do not accept CVs.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Strong class teacher with demonstrable experience of securing good or outstanding outcomes for children of all abilities.

We would welcome experienced candidates and outstanding NQTs.

About Walton Oak Primary School

Ambleside Avenue, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, KT12 3LN
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