Class Teacher - Required April 2020 Downsbrook Primary School, Worthing, West Sussex

Job description

Downsbrook Primary School
Class Teacher Vacancy
Required from April 2020
TMS 1 - 6
Salary £24373 - £35971 p.a. pro rata
0.6fte working 3 days a week - Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Fixed Term to 31 August 2020

We are looking to appoint a 0.6FTE main scale teacher to join our friendly, caring and committed team and to inspire and motivate the children in a mixed class of years 1 & 2 at Downsbrook Primary School to reach their full potential and achieve high standards.

We are looking for prospective candidates with a very good understanding of high quality teaching and learning, together with a firm grasp of how to promote excellent behaviour. In return we can offer a supportive and friendly working environment with the possibility of professional development opportunities both in school and outside.

For a list of essential and desirable skills please see the job description and person specification available to download alongside this advert.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

The Schoolsworks Academy Trust and Downsbrook Primary School are of children. This post is subject to successful DBS, health and qualifications checks and satisfactory references.

Please contact the office if you would like to arrange a visit either via email office@downsbrook.org or phone 01903 230467
Applications should be sent to the Office, Downsbrook Primary School, email dawn.charlton@schoolsworks.org

Closing date: 12 noon 4th March 2020
Interview date: Wednesday 11th March 2020

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree with PGCE or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• Recent experience of teaching in either EYFS, KS 1 or KS2
• Knowledge & understanding of safeguarding requirements in schools
• Sound knowledge of the National Curriculum for Key Stages 1 and 2
• Secure subject knowledge of English and Maths suitable for teaching across Primary range
• Have an excellent understanding of what makes high quality teaching and learning.
• Successful experience of managing behaviour of pupils
• Sound understanding of effective use of assessment & feedback in class
• Understanding of how to meet the needs of pupils with a range of prior attainment
• Be a positive role model for children and staff
• Collaborate effectively with staff, parents/ carers and children across our academy trust.
Please refer to the full person specification for this role.

Employee benefits

We can offer:-
Wide ranging high quality professional development and career opportunities within our trust;
Well supported induction for both NQT’s and teachers new to the school;
Mentoring from outstanding colleagues and the opportunity to work alongside experienced practitioners.
My Rewards- our benefits and rewards employee portal.


About Downsbrook Primary School

A 3 form entry primary school

Address
Dominion Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 8GD
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Downsbrook Primary School website (opens in a new window)