Teacher - Maternity Cover (Can be NQT) Astwood Bank Primary School, Redditch, Worcestershire

Job description

This position is a maternity cover post and will include planning, teaching and class management - identifying clear learning objective and specifying how they will be taught and assessed. Setting activities and appropriate and demanding expectations. Planning next steps for learning, building on prior attainment. Indentifying SEN or very able pupils. Agree class rules. Use a variety of teaching strategies. Manage parents and other adults in the classroom. Monitoring, assessment, recording and reporting - Assess how well learning objectives have been achieved. Monitor pupils' work and discuss areas for development with pupils. Complete assessments and sims tracking sheets. Prepare and present informative reports to parents. Have a working knowledge of teachers' professional duties and legal liabilities. Participate in school meetings. Endeavour to give every child the opportunity to reach their potential and meet high expectations.

Essential educational requirements

Understanding of learning styles and child development. A passion for learning and supporting learning. Able to communicate effectively, verbally and in written form. Child centred with positive attitude in inclusion. Ability to relate to others, to develop and maintain relationships. Willingness to work in a team and be willing to give and accept support. Ability to create a stimulating environment. Committed to safeguarding pupils. Keen interest in the school and the wider community. Patient and caring. Good listening skills, flexible and well organised.

Essential qualifications

Relevant teaching qualification and experience (can include NQT)

Essential skills and experience

Recent relevant classroom experience. To have a working knowledge of teachers' professional duties and legal liabilities. Operate at all times with the stated policies and practices of the school. Establish effective working relationships and set a good example through their presentation and personal and professional conduct. Liaise effectively with parents and governors.

About Astwood Bank Primary School

Church Road, Redditch, Worcestershire, B96 6EH
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