Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 June 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Part time: Three days per week - Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000 - £41,333

What skills and experience we're looking for



Qualifications and training

The successful candidate will:

  • Have QTS.
  • Be willing to undertake relevant CPD.
  • Examples of CPD


The successful candidate will:

  • Have previous experience of working in a school.
  • Previous experience teaching KS1
  • Previous experience working in partnership with parents
  • Experience working as part of a team
  • Experience working with pupils with SEND
  • Experience working with children who have challenging behaviour
  • Experience working with children with EAL

Knowledge and skills

The successful candidate will have:

  • A sound understanding of the primary curriculum.
  • Excellent behaviour management skills.
  • Excellent inter-personal skills.
  • The ability to work as part of a team.
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Knowledge of key performance indicators and the ability to use them to monitor progress.
  • Awareness of the needs of pupils with EAL.
  • Awareness of the needs of pupils with SEND.
  • An understanding of how a pupil’s learning is affected by their intellectual, emotional and social development, and the stages of child development.
  • An understanding of the importance of parental involvement and strategies for engaging parents.

Personal qualities

The successful candidate will:

  • Be committed to teaching and ensuring good level of attainment.
  • Supportive of their colleagues.
  • Have good attendance and punctuality.
  • Be proactive in the working environment.
  • Be enthusiastic and positive.
  • Be able to accommodate to changes in priorities.
  • Be able to anticipate workload and plan ahead.
  • Be able to develop effective relationships with parents.
  • Be able to encourage and enable others to reach their full potential.
  • Show a growth mindset and positive belief system.
  • Self-confidence.
  • Ability to relate well to other professionals.
  • A flexible approach.

What the school offers its staff

At Queensgate Foundation Primary we:

  • Develop a love of learning through a wide variety of experiences and opportunities in a safe, stimulating atmosphere.
  • Create independent learners who reach their full potential.
  • Have happy, confident and resilient people.
  • Have high standards of achievement and behaviour.

Are at the heart of the community

Commitment to safeguarding

Queensgate Foundation Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and the role is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Queensgate Foundation Primary

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
393 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01983 292872

Queensgate Foundation Primary School opened in 2010 and since then has had three ‘good’ Ofsted inspections.

The staff of Queensgate are dynamic and experienced with much to offer. We set high teaching standards and expect great things from our children. We are totally committed to providing all children the best educational start we can. We work closely with a variety of agencies and partners. We also want to work closely with – our parents and carers. Close collaboration between home, school and the community is essential to ensure that our pupils' years at Queensgate are both happy and successful. This is why our mission statement is: “Working Together for a Successful Future”.

We believe in encouraging each child to reach their true potential; helping them to make the most of their time with us. We cater for all abilities and will provide a friendly and approachable environment where the children and parents feel valued. Children will be treated as individuals and we will ensure they have fun and are successful in their learning

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