Northumberland Heath Primary School, Erith, Kent, DA8 1JE

This job expired on 15 March 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    15 March 2022 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    19 January 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



Main pay range point 1 to point 6

Teacher job summary


To teach a class or groups of children in line with the school’s policies and schemes of work, and to undertake pastoral, administrative and leadership duties in keeping with the School Teachers Pay and Conditions of Employment document and meet the professional standards for teachers.


o You are to carry out duties of a school teacher as set out in Pay and Conditions
Document 2005, subject to any amendments due to government legislation. This
includes any duties as may be reasonably directed by the Headteacher.

o All staff are expected to work towards the school’s aims, uphold the school's principles and policies which underpin good practice and the raising of standards.

o Demonstrate a thorough and up-to-date knowledge of the teaching of primary aged pupils and take account of wider curriculum developments which are relevant to your work.

o Have a meta-cognitive approach to teaching, in particular, with reference to De Bono’s six thinking hats as well as use of thinking skills and thinking maps.

o Consistently and effectively plan lessons and sequences of lessons to meet pupils’ individual learning needs.

o Consistently and effectively use a range of appropriate strategies for teaching and classroom management.

o Use information about prior attainment to set well grounded, high expectations for pupils and monitor progress to give clear and constructive feedback.

o Demonstrate that, as a result of your teaching, your pupils achieve well in relation to their prior attainment.

o Take responsibility for your professional development and use the outcomes to improve your teaching and pupils’ learning.

o Make an active contribution to the policies and aspirations of the school.

Additional allowances

Opportunities for progression, training and development
The ability to work with colleagues across the Trust to share and develop best practice
The ability form part of action research to grow and develop the education system as we know it
The opportunity to join in forward thinking initiatives aimed at offering opportunities for the whole community
A supportive and safe school that values well-being and care
Mentoring, support and coaching to develop your practice and career
3 additional paid well-being days per year
Employee Assistance Programme

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About Northumberland Heath Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
611 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

We are a family and we work hard to make sure that everyone feels welcome, everyone feels safe and secure and everyone is able to achieve. All children are given the opportunity to do their best in their lessons. We understand the importance of emotional wellbeing and mental health and hold them at the heart of the school's aspirations.

For further information about the school, please visit: www.northumberlandheathprimaryschool.co.uk

Arranging a visit to Northumberland Heath Primary School

School visits are welcome. Please contact recruitment@watschools.org.uk to arrange a school visit.

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