Primary Teacher Reach Academy Feltham, Feltham, Middlesex

Job description

The Role
We are seeking a Primary teacher to support our pupils to make dramatic progress towards the knowledge and skills that lead to an A* at A-level. The successful candidate will be an inspirational teacher with a proven track record of leading pupils to achieve outstanding results.
They will share the school’s vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels. There will be significant career progression available for the successful candidate.

Key responsibilities
• Ensure that Primary pupils are making rapid progress, and that teaching and learning is of a high quality;
• Oversee the pastoral care of pupils;
• Collaborate closely with parents to ensure that they are aware of their child’s progress, engaged in their development and supporting them in their vision for the future;
• Co-operate with colleagues, including those in Secondary, to ensure all students make maximum progress, work with other adults to plan transformational learning experiences
• Track progress, regularly monitor reports on progress, identify and deliver interventions where appropriate;
• Create a purposeful learning environment;
• Support the Academy Leadership Team to set vision and direction for the Primary section in line with Academy vision
• Align and uphold the Academy vision, standards of behavior, discipline and exclusion policy;
• Deal effectively and sensitively with child protection issues

Other
• Undertake other various responsibilities as directed by the Academy Leadership Team.
• Undertake the main professional duties of a teacher as set out in the Reach Academy pay and conditions of service document.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified to degree level and above preferred;

Essential qualifications

Qualified to degree level and above preferred;

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working with young people; and
Experience of working with pupils with Special Educational Needs preferred.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
• Excellent literacy and numeracy skills;
• Ability to build strong relationships with pupils and adults;
• Knowledge of a range of strategies to manage pupils’ learning effectively.
• To be able to keep accurate records;
• To be reflective, able to take on board and incorporate feedback;
• Confidence to lead lessons in at least one curriculum area;
• To be able to break down learning in manageable chunks for pupils; and
• Desire to learn and grow in an entrepreneurial environment.

Employee benefits

The school offers a range of unique benefits, including exceptional CPD, a range of growth opportunities and innovative benefits, including the opportunity to take term time holiday. It offers an opportunity to serve a high-need community and work alongside a supportive team who share a deep commitment to the school’s vision.


About Reach Academy Feltham

Address
53-55 High Street, Feltham, Middlesex, TW13 4AB
Phase
All Through
Type
Free School