Class Teacher: Year 4 Hillbourne Primary School, Poole, Dorset

Job description

Class Teacher: Year 4

January 2020 for 2 terms in the first instance

The Governors are looking to appoint an excellent KS 2 teacher to work with our lovely, hardworking, cheerful Year 4 children.

Hillbourne Primary School works hard to provide a friendly and supportive environment for both pupils and staff. We are on a journey of improvement so would welcome applications from people who are striving to be the best teacher they can be.

This is an exciting year for Hillbourne Primary School as our new build is due to begin in March 2020. We are really looking forward to seeing our new school come into being!

If you are a dedicated teacher with experience of KS2, high expectations of pupils and a strong and resilient attitude to change, we would love to hear from you.

For more information about the role please contact Helen Roderick, Headteacher on 01202 692604. This post is suitable for NQTs.

For assistance please call 01202 633054 during council service hours or email We do not accept CV applications.

Closing date: Midday 13th November 2019
Interviews: w/c 18th November 2019

Hillbourne Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Knowledge & Understanding
Have a clear and thorough understanding of safeguarding issues and safer working practices
A thorough understanding of the National Curriculum 2014
Able to meet the needs of mixed ability pupils within the same class
Able to develop a creative and interesting curriculum
Able to lead a specific subject area
Able to use a range of teaching strategies including IT
Able to set high standards and act as a role model to pupils
Able to work with and deploy staff and resources effectively
Able to deal sensitively with pupils, other staff, parents and the wider school community

Able to communicate to a range of audiences effectively both orally and in writing.

Personal Qualities
To be committed to raising achievement for pupils of all abilities
To be passionate about teaching
Committed to providing a warm and stable learning environment for pupils
Willingness to be involved in wider life of the school
Able to prioritise

About Hillbourne Primary School

Primary School

Kitchener Crescent, Poole, Dorset, BH17 7HX
LA Maintained School
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