Class Teacher - Maternity Cover Edith Cavell Primary School, Bedford, Bedfordshire

Job description

Required for November 2019

The governors seek to appoint an inspirational, dedicated and enthusiastic teacher to join our happy hard working team and take charge of a Year 3 class for the duration of a maternity leave. The successful candidate will be expected to undertake take a full and active role in school and demonstrate they are passionate about ensuring every child has the appropriate and personalised learning opportunities to ensure that they achieve their full potential.
We can offer you eager and enthusiastic children with a love of learning; opportunities for continued professional development and a positive environment in which to work and learn.
Visits to the school are welcomed

Please contact the school office on 01234 345636 or for an application form.

Closing Date Friday 27th September 2019 @9am
Interviews Monday 7th October 2019

Edith Cavell Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Educated to degree level

Essential skills and experience

• Teaching experience across the primary age range.
• Ability to demonstrate a good knowledge of the National Curriculum.
• Knowledge of the characteristics of effective teaching and learning.
• Experience of target setting, monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting pupil progress.
• Ability to plan and deliver differentiated lessons, where pupils are actively involved in their own learning.
• Experience in using a range of strategies to meet individual learning needs.
• Understanding of a range of Additional Educational Needs
• Knowledge of effective ways of working with parents / carers.
• Knowledge of statutory requirements of legislation concerning Equal Opportunities, Health and Safety, SEND and Child Protection.

Employee benefits


About Edith Cavell Primary School

Manton Lane, Bedford, Bedfordshire, MK41 7NH
LA Maintained School
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