Key Stage 2 Class Teacher Joseph Turner Primary School, Tipton, West Midlands

Job description

Joseph Turner Primary School is eager to appoint a confident Key Stage 2 class teacher to start September 2019. The candidate should be passionate about making a difference to the lives of our pupils through outstanding teaching and learning.

Joseph Turner is a friendly community school with welcoming staff, who have our children at the heart of everything we do. You would work in a phase team, with a parallel class teachers and a phase leader. You will receive high quality professional development and day-to-day support from senior leaders. All of our Phase Leaders and Assistant Head were NQTs at Joseph Turner. As a whole school we continually work to develop pedagogy that inspires children to become lifelong learners. You will be responsible for ensuring good rates of pupil progress in your class as we strive to raise standards. We can offer very well behaved pupils who have extremely high expectations of their teachers and are eager to learn and proud to achieve.

Ofsted (May 2018) judged us as ‘Good’ in all areas. Our aim now is to be ‘Outstanding’.

“The picture of pupils’ progress in recent years in reading writing and mathematics is positive. Progress across key stage 2 has been particularly strong, notably in reading and mathematics.”
“Head teacher, has a clear vision for the school, which is communicated effectively.”
“Safeguarding pupils is at the heart of the school’s work with pupils and their families.”
Ofsted May 2018

The applicant must have energy, enthusiasm, drive and determination to further raise standards through outstanding teaching and learning.

Sandwell council and Joseph Turner Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our pupils, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

The post is suitable for newly and recently qualified teachers, as well as experience teachers.

Informal visits are encouraged. Please contact the school to arrange a time.

Requests to visit the school can be emailed to recruitment@jtpschool.org Please include your name and contact number.

Application form, Job Description and Personnel Specification can be viewed and downloaded from the Sandwell Council website or www.wmjobs.co.uk

Completed Application forms can be emailed to recruitment@jtpschool.org

or sent to:
Mr R Workman, Head Teacher,
Joseph Turner Primary School, Powis Avenue,
Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 0RN

Essential educational requirements

Degree in subject and aspects to deliver primary curriculum effectively

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience in Key Stage 2.
A track record of at least ‘good’ classroom practice and a thorough understanding of core subject knowledge areas of learning.
Ability to manage the continuity and progression of the core subjects areas of learning.
Working knowledge of ICT curriculum and as a management tool.
Ability to lead and manage support staff allocated to individual pupils/class on a daily basis.
Able to demonstrate a commitment to the education of the ‘whole child’.
Good track record of positive behaviour management.


About Joseph Turner Primary School

Joseph Turner is a friendly community school with welcoming staff, who have our children at the heart of everything we do. Teachers work in a phase team, with a parallel class teachers and a phase leader. All teachers receive high quality professional development and day-to-day support from senior leaders. All of our Phase Leaders and Assistant Head started as NQTs at Joseph Turner. As a whole school we continually work to develop pedagogy that inspires children to become lifelong learners. Teacher are responsible for ensuring good rates of pupil progress in their class as we strive to raise standards. We can offer very well behaved pupils who have extremely high expectations of their teachers and are eager to learn and proud to achieve. Ofsted (May 2018) judged us as ‘Good’ in all areas. Our aim now is to be ‘Outstanding’. “The picture of pupils’ progress in recent years in reading writing and mathematics is positive. Progress across key stage 2 has been particularly strong, notably in reading and mathematics.” “Head teacher, has a clear vision for the school, which is communicated effectively.” “Safeguarding pupils is at the heart of the school’s work with pupils and their families.” Ofsted May 2018

Address
Powis Avenue, Tipton, West Midlands, DY4 0RN
Phase
Primary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Joseph Turner Primary School website (opens in a new window)