KS2 Teacher Oxley Park Academy, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire

Job description

• To provide, by example, a model of inspirational and excellent practice as a class teacher;
• To work closely with the Year Leader, and to be aware of the need for personal and professional growth;
• To ensure the care and well-being of all pupils in an environment in which each pupil is valued;
• To maintain a positive ethos which reflects the philosophy of the school, including a very effective learning environment, excellent relationships, equality of opportunity and a commitment to the highest possible achievement for all;
• To contribute to new ideas and encourage developments in the curriculum and teaching methods;
• To ensure a safe and attractive school environment which will benefit the children’s learning;
• To support and help develop programmes of extra-curricular activities;
• To take responsibility for additional aspects of school life, to be negotiated with the Headteacher;

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• A track record of excellent classroom practice during training or in post
• Understanding of good Primary practice and pedagogy
• Understanding of the Primary curriculum and its assessment
• Clear understanding of the challenges and opportunities involved in a growing school
• Ability and commitment to develop and maintain a positive ethos with an accent of high achievement for all
• Ability to communicate effectively and promote the aims and objectives of the school to the wider community
• Ability to empathise with pupils across the age range and to be firm, fair and consistent
• Ability to set up and develop an interesting and stimulating classroom
• Ability to be pro-active and positive about challenge and continuous development
• Awareness of the impact and benefits of well-being and mental health strategies in Primary schools

About Oxley Park Academy

Redgrave Drive, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire, MK4 4TA
Oxley Park Academy website (opens in a new window)