Teacher (KS2)

St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School, Tavistock, Devon

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Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 4, £24,373 to £30,599

Job summary

We are looking for an experienced teacher to cover a temporary vacancy.

St Christopher’s Multi-Academy Trust is a family of 17 primary academies in Axminster, Beer, Exeter, Plymouth, Torquay and Tavistock/West Devon. The schools within the Trust work as a community, within communities, to provide every pupil with a high quality, principled education. St Peter's School is a part of a federation with St Rumon’s Infant School in the town of Tavistock. We have good facilities, children who are a delight to work with and a hardworking, dedicated and friendly staff. We aim to ensure that together our children ‘live life in all it’s fullness’.

Essential educational requirements

PGCE - Qualified teacher

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status
Evidence of commitment to ongoing professional development

Essential skills and experience

Experience:
Successful experience of teaching KS2 with evidence of at least
good progress and achievement of pupils
Experience of building positive links with parents and the wider community

Teaching and Learning:
Ability to deliver high quality teaching and learning requirements
(depth and breadth) that meets the needs of all learners and
enables at least good progress – stating any particular phases of
strengths
Sound pedagogical understanding of how children learn, including
effective teaching and behaviour management strategies
Highly effective behaviour and classroom management strategies
Ability to use a range of formative and summative assessment
strategies to inform planning and provision
A demonstrable commitment to inclusion
A commitment to developing an engaging and motivating
curriculum rooted in first-hand experiences: making the most of
the school and local environment

Employee benefits

We offer:
· A welcoming school with a strong ethos and values
· Children who are happy and motivated to learn
· An experienced, supportive and welcoming staff team who genuinely want the best for our pupils
· A strong commitment to continuing improvement and excellence
· A commitment to your professional development

The successful candidate will:
· Be happy to support the Church of England ethos of our school
· Be committed to creating challenge, excitement, creativity and independence in learning
· Be dedicated to raising standards and committed to achieving the best outcomes for all pupils
· Have excellent organisational and communication skills
· Be dynamic, resilient and hard working with a positive nature
· Be able to work as part of a team and establish positive relationships with pupils, parents, governors and staff
· Have a reflective and evaluative approach to their practice
· Be a highly effective practitioner with high expectations

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 140 pupils enrolled
Age range 7 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email office@stcmat.org

About St Peter's Church of England (VA) Junior School

School location

School Close, Tavistock, Devon, PL19 9HW