This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team of great
teachers based at Yeo Valley Primary School in Barnstaple and become part of
forward thinking and growing multi academy trust.
We are seeking to recruit a Reception Teacher
to commence work in the summer term.
We value our dynamic and supportive community, where teachers collaborate
to deliver an ambitious curriculum and provide outstanding education for
children aged 2–5 years. In this role, you will be responsible for providing experiences which build on
children’s existing knowledge and understanding in order to challenge,
stimulate and extend their learning and development. You will encourage
children’s independence and decision-making, supporting them to learn through
their mistakes. You will teach lessons that align with the Early Years
Foundation Stage (EYFS) curriculum, ensuring each child's individual learning
needs are met. Additionally, you'll have opportunities for professional
development to enhance your teaching skills and contribute to our broader
network of educational excellence.
The ideal candidate
will have experience in Early Years education and a solid understanding of the
EYFS curriculum. Creativity, passion for teaching young children, an
understanding of the importance of play and a commitment to ongoing
professional growth are key. Collaboration within a team environment is also
essential, as you'll work closely with colleagues to deliver quality education
and support children’s holistic development.
enhanced the teachers’ pay and conditions through the provision of a health
scheme, a cycle to work scheme, an electric car scheme, performance related pay
progression and subsidised meals in our staff café, with food cooked and
served by our own chefs. Successful candidates will be provided with
state-of-the-art IT equipment and will work in modern, digitally enabled
classrooms where children have access to their own Microsoft Surface device.
To enable teachers to become the best they can be, we
support them with a weekly investment in their professional development
through training. We provide an online personalised training portal to
enable each teacher to develop at their own pace. For ECT’s we deliver a weekly
programme with specialist support from our ECT programme leader, a
mentor and inputs delivered by experienced teachers.
If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps
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