Primary Key Stage 2 Class Teacher

North Town Academy, Taunton, Somerset


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

Job Purpose:

The Class Teacher will:
• teach a class of pupils, and ensure that planning, preparation, recording, assessment and reporting meet their varying learning and social needs;
• maintain the positive ethos and core values of the school, both inside and outside the classroom;
• contribute to constructive team-building amongst teaching and non-teaching staff, parents and governors;
• ensure that the current national conditions of employment for school teachers are met.

The Class Teacher will:
• implement agreed school policies and guidelines;
• support initiatives decided by the Head teacher and staff;
• plan appropriately to meet the needs of all pupils, through differentiation of tasks;
• be able to set clear targets, based on prior attainment, for pupils’ learning;
• provide a stimulating classroom environment, where resources can be accessed independently by all pupils;
• keep appropriate and efficient records, integrating formative and summative assessment into weekly and termly planning;
• report to parents on the development, progress and attainment of pupils;
• maintain good order and discipline amongst pupils, in accordance with the school's behaviour policy;
• participate in meetings which relate to the school's management, curriculum, administration or organisation;
• communicate and co-operate with specialists from outside agencies;
• lead, organise and direct support staff within the classroom;
• participate in the performance management system for the appraisal of their own performance, or that of other teachers;
• participate in extra curricular activities as appropriate.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 508 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website North Town Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About North Town Academy

North Town Primary School, part of the Richard Huish Trust, is a successful school with a strong sense of identity and drive. We are extremely proud of our children and work hard to provide them with the best quality education and life experiences.

School location

Staplegrove Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 1DF