KS2 Teacher - Year 6

Barnsole Primary School, Gillingham, Kent


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 1, £24,373 to £40,490

Job description

To carry out the duties of a school teacher as set out in the Pay and Conditions Document and subject to any amendments due to government legislation. This includes any duties as may be reasonably directed by the Head of School.

To share the school’s commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

To uphold the school’s principles and policies which underpin good practice and the raising of standards.

To demonstrate a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of the teaching of 3 to 11 year old pupils, taking account of any relevant wider curriculum developments.

To consistently and effectively plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet pupils’ individual learning needs.

To consistently and effectively use a range of appropriate strategies for teaching and classroom management.

To maintain discipline in accordance with the rules and disciplinary systems of the school.

To consistently and effectively use information about prior attainment to set well-grounded expectations for pupils and monitor progress to give clear and constructive feedback.

To demonstrate that, as a result of the postholder’s teaching, pupils achieve well relative to their prior attainment.
To take responsibility for own professional development and use the outcomes to improve teaching and pupils’ learning.

To make an active contribution to the policies and aspirations of the school.

Essential educational requirements

Teaching qualification - teaching degree or degree with PGCE

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

KS2 primary teaching experience.
Ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge of teaching English and Maths in addition to broader National Curriculum subjects.
Proven record of delivering quality first teaching.
Knowledge of the characteristics of effective teaching and learning.
Ability to plan and deliver differentiated lessons, where pupils are actively involved in their own learning.
Experience in using a range of strategies to meet individual learning needs.
Understanding of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.
A knowledge of effective ways of working with parents and carers.
Demonstrate effective classroom practice and thorough planning, demanding expectations, clear targets for learning, effective use of assessment.
Knowledge of assessment for learning, use of developmental marking and feedback.
Ensure high levels of pupil engagement and motivation
Committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
Committed to continuing professional

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 702 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Barnsole Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org

School location

Barnsole Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 2JG