Kings Heath Primary Academy KS2 Teacher -Writing Lead

Kings Heath Primary Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

About the role

You will be required to carry out professional duties and to have responsibility for an assigned class.

To carry out appropriate planning, teaching, marking and assessment activities so each child can achieve their potential.

To be responsible for the day-to-day work and management of the class and the safety and welfare of the pupils, during on-site and off-site activities.

To promote the aims and objectives of the school and maintain its philosophy of education

Salary & Benefits

M1 – M6 plus TLR

Access to Teachers/Local Government Pension Scheme.

Who we are looking for

Qualified teacher status

A thorough up to date knowledge of the range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies and how to implement them effectively.

A thorough understanding of the national curriculum and a range of assessment requirements and arrangements.

A clear understanding of age related expectations for children within the Primary phases.

Know how to use local, national and statistics to evaluate the effectiveness of teaching.

Knowledge and understanding of the implications of equal opportunities, multicultural education and inclusion.

Strong application of ICT to enhance children’s learning.

Know the legal requirements, national policy and guidance on the safeguarding of children.

Ability to prepare and plan effectively and meet each child’s need.

Good organisational skills and flexibility.

Ability to prioritise and management time effectively.

Ability to work as part of a team allowing the development of others whilst leading in your own expert area.

Essential educational requirements

National Teaching Qualification
Evidence of sustained participation in INSET/CPD

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

OFSTED awareness
Awareness of current developments in Education and the implications of these
Understanding of effective assessment and target setting procedures
Understanding of inclusion and personalised learning

Employee benefits

M1 – M6 plus TLR
Access to Teachers/Local Government Pension Scheme.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 408 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Kings Heath Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

North Oval, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN5 7LN