Fixed Term KS2 Teacher

Honiton Primary School, Honiton, Devon


Job details

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

Job summary

Job Purpose

To be an effective teacher who supports and challenges all pupils to achieve their full potential.


1. To maintain a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of the teaching of the primary curriculum and take account of wider curriculum developments which are relevant to your work.
2. To plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet children’s’ individual learning needs.
3. To use a range of appropriate strategies and follow school policies for teaching, behaviour management and classroom management.
4. To do all that you can to ensure that you safeguard and promote the welfare of children in the school.
5. To set well-grounded expectations for children in your teaching and use information about prior attainment.
6. To assess, monitor and record the progress of children in your teaching and give them clear and constructive feedback.
7. To do all you can to ensure that, as a result of your teaching, your children achieve well relative to their prior attainment, making progress as good as or better than similar students nationally and in the school.
8. To take responsibility for your own professional development and use the outcomes to improve your teaching and your children’s’ learning.
9. To make an active contribution to the policies, aspirations and plans of your year group, of your curriculum area and of the school.

Essential educational requirements

Teaching qualification –B.Ed./PGCE or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification –B.Ed./PGCE or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Clear evidence of recent relevant good to outstanding classroom teaching practice in KS2
High expectations of pupil attainment and behaviour
Strengths in teaching core subjects with creative flair, in order to engage and inspire children
Highly effective in the planning, teaching and self-evaluation of teaching sequences in all curriculum areas
Clearly able to demonstrate teaching with both pace, active participation and challenge
Understand all aspects of your role in the safeguarding of children, and take this part of your role very seriously
Caring, positive personality
Good interpersonal / communication skills with all members of the school community
Enthusiastic about all aspects of school life, with a sense of humour

Employee benefits

We understand the demands of teaching, provide all teachers with quality support and professional development, and seek to ensure that every teacher enjoys teaching and is excited about developing their career in education.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 436 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Honiton Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Honiton Primary School

School location

Clapper Lane, Honiton, Devon, EX14 1QF