Class teacher - Y2 maternity cover Long Furlong Primary School, Abingdon, Oxfordshire

Job description

Long Furlong School is seeking an enthusiastic, highly motivated and talented teacher to cover maternity leave in our Year 2 class. The ideal candidate will have experience of teaching Year 2, and a good understanding of statutory assessment.

Long Furlong is a vibrant, friendly school with delightful children, committed and hardworking staff, and supportive governors and parents/carers. In November 2017 we were judged by Ofsted to be a ‘Good’ school where “Pupils enjoy the many subjects and topics they study”, “Staff and parents are unanimous in their views that pupils feel safe and that the school does everything possible to protect pupils” and “There is a wonderful sense of community in the school where everyone is welcome and supported”.

We can offer:
• Highly supportive colleagues and governors
• Continuing professional development to support the successful applicant in carrying out the duties, including opportunities in other Primary Key Stages
• Parents/carers who actively support their children’s learning in a variety of ways
• A modern, well-resourced and easily accessible school building

The successful candidate must be able to:
• provide creative, enriching, learning opportunities,
• demonstrate high expectations of learning and behaviour
• demonstrate an ability to nurture and support all pupils, including those with complex learning, emotional or other needs
• demonstrate good organisational and interpersonal skills
• work closely with colleagues as part of a friendly and supportive team
• demonstrate a positive attitude towards continuing school improvement

You will be encouraged to play a full part in the life of the school community.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed; please telephone our school office to arrange a suitable time.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Teaching experience, either through employment or teaching practice.

About Long Furlong Primary School

Long Furlong is a one-form entry school in a suburban setting which sits in the middle of the catchment area that it serves.

Boulter Drive, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 1XP
LA Maintained School
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