Primary Transition Teacher

Hamilton School, Reading, RG1 5SG

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  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    30 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    20 October 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • QTS
  • Primary qualification or considerable success in teaching all subjects
  • Evidence of successful teaching and classroom practice, monitoring and assessing pupil; progress at all Key Stages
  • A good knowledge and understanding of the National Curriculum for all key stages
  • Experience of inclusion of pupils experiencing Emotional, Behavioural and Social Difficulties
  • Experience of supporting colleagues who require coaching or mentoring
  • Experience of multi-agency working
  • Knowledge and understanding of effective behaviour management techniques/strategies/intervention
  • Comprehensive understanding of assessment and profiling
  • Understanding of quality of provision and assessment to support learning
  • Understanding of inclusive practice to support learning
  • Knowledge and understanding of a range of factors that may impede learning
  • Knowledge and understanding of what constitutes quality teaching and learning and strategies to improve teaching and learning and improve/raise achievement
  • Knowledge of current issues and policy in relation to the revised Code of Practice for SEN and Social Inclusion

What the school offers its staff

  • A challenging but rewarding working environment
  • An optimistic and motivating leadership team with a track record of improving schools.
  • A commitment to professional development, and a belief in driving improvement through our trauma informed practice.
  • The opportunity to work with a wider professional team at Cranbury College
  • The school is proud to have recently opened its doors to a state-of-the-art building with wonderful new facilities for both pupils and staff.

  • A range of career opportunities across our schools. We have a proven track record of supporting ambitious staff in to middle and senior leadership posts and can offer opportunities to broaden your impact on the sector through the work of the Maiden Erlegh Institute.

Further details about the role

As a Primary teacher, you will ensure high standards of teaching and learning are delivered to our students in Key Stage 3 offering a nurturing and topic-based curriculum to ensure that they are able to access learning Successful applicants will be qualified teachers with demonstrable experience of raising expectations and attainment in the classroom. You will hold a deep passion for transforming the lives of young people and understand inclusive practices to support learning of pupils experiencing Emotional, Behavioural and Social Difficulties

Commitment to safeguarding

Maiden Erlegh Trust is an Ethical Leadership Pathfinder organisation and we are committed to safeguarding, equality and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We are also committed to having the highest expectations of pupil/students and staff, and supporting everyone to reach their full potential. All employees of the school and Trust are expected to share these commitments. All posts require satisfactory employment checks and references and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. All Leadership roles will require a Section 128 check.
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About Hamilton School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
School size
53 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Hamilton School is special school based in Reading, catering for children in years 7-13 with SEMH.

Arranging a visit to Hamilton School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@maidenerleghtrust.org.

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