Key Stage 1 Teacher Northern Primary School, Bacup, Lancashire

Job description

The Governors of this every-growing community primary school are looking to appoint an inspirational and dedicated Key Stage 1 teacher to join our enthusiastic and supportive team from September 2020. NQT's are welcome to apply.

We are looking for an individual:
- with energy and a passion for learning in order to motivate our children
- who is resilient, reflective and committed
- who can create an engaging, stimulating and interactive learning environment
- who consistently has high expectations both for themselves and the children in their care
- who will be an excellent classroom teacher with the creativity and drive to make a difference, believing every child to be special and unique
- who will ensure our children shoot for the stars socially, emotionally and academically
- who has a sense of humour
- who is passionate about children's learning and determined to see that all children are inspired and succeed with enjoyment and enthusiasm
- who will be dynamic in leading an area of the curriculum to ensure learning is meaningful and attainment is high

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Recent experience of teaching within Key Stage 1 or Foundation
Experience of delivering a high quality, broad, balanced and exciting KS1 curriculum covering all aspects of learning
Understanding of effective assessment strategies including the use of AFL, to meet the learning needs of all pupils
Ability to plan to meet the needs of all groups of pupils - demonstrating high expectations and standards
Ability to use ICT effectively when teaching
Ability to use a range of positive behaviour strategies to effectively promote outstanding behaviour for learning
Ability to use data, assessment and target setting to impact positively on pupil progress
Willingness to participate in school activities including extra-curricular activities and school related community events
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Commitment to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children

Employee benefits

Continued professional development
A commitment to positive well-being

About Northern Primary School

Burnley Road, Bacup, Lancashire, OL13 8PH
LA Maintained School
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