Classteacher (FS, KS1 or KS2)

Brookmead School, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

Brookmead School Class Teacher
Brookmead School, High Street, Ivinghoe, Nr Leighton Buzzard, LU7 9EX
Closing date for applications: Thursday 30th January 2020 (interviews held wc 3rd February 2020)
Job start: April 2020
Location: Buckinghamshire
Contract Type: Full Time (NQT/MPS/UPS)
Contract Term: Permanent
Brookmead School: Bringing learning to life and life to learning
Brookmead is a popular and friendly primary school situated within a strong community in an inspiring location. Our children are thoughtful, caring, well-behaved and keen to learn. We have a supportive team of staff and governors focused on providing the best opportunities for our pupils; there is a strong commitment to staff development.
We provide a distinctive learning experience which brings our vision to life and enables our children to:
● enquire, explore and discover;
● be excited by their learning;
● find what they’re good at;
● ask questions;
● rise to a challenge;
● be curious;
● wonder and be amazed;
● be proud of their achievements;
● think for themselves;
● want to be part of the team;
● be happy;
● be confident;
● care about others;
● be themselves.

We are looking to appoint a class teacher for April 2020 with the motivation, insight and enthusiasm to inspire our pupils and play an active role as a member of our learning community. Applications are invited from experienced and recently qualified teachers; teachers will be considered for a role in Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 depending on skills and experience.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. For further details and to arrange a visit, please contact Beverley Kerr in the School Office on 01296 668543 or by email: office@brookmead.bucks.sch.uk. Further information about the school can be found on the school website: www.brookmead.bucks.sch.uk.

Essential educational requirements

Qualifications
● Qualified Teacher Status
● NQT status
● Evidence of Continuing Professional Development
● Evidence that practice consistently meets the expectations of the Teacher Standards 2012

Essential qualifications

Qualifications
● Qualified Teacher Status
● NQT status
● Evidence of Continuing Professional Development
● Evidence that practice consistently meets the expectations of the Teacher Standards 2012

Essential skills and experience

● A track record of successful class teaching,
● Developing a meaningful curriculum and learning experience to meet the needs of all pupils and support pupil progress
Knowledge, Skills and Understanding
● Set high expectations of children’s learning and behaviour
● Create a safe and purposeful learning environment that enables children to develop independence, resilience and the ability to ask questions
● Challenge, enthuse and inspire pupils to exceed their expectations of themselves
● Reflect on the effectiveness of their own teaching and identify opportunities for development
● Make effective use of assessment to raise pupil achievement and accelerate pupil progress;
● Plan imaginative and meaningful curriculum experiences for all pupils and demonstrate good subject and curriculum knowledge

Employee benefits

MPS/UPS pay scale.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 345 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Brookmead School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email bursar@brookmead.bucks.sch.uk

About Brookmead School

School location

High Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, LU7 9EX