Upper KS2 Class Teacher

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Brighton, East Sussex


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job description

Main Duties:

1 To teach an assigned class according to the pupils’ individual needs, including the planning and preparation of relevant activities and marking of work, in line with all school policies and the requirements of the National Curriculum.

2 To be responsible for the spiritual, social and moral development of the children and show concern for their health and safety, creating an atmosphere where bullying of any form is not tolerated.

3 To be responsible for the academic progress of all pupils helping them to fulfil their potential for success.

4 To be responsible for maintaining a stimulating classroom environment that allows for appropriate learning opportunities, where resources are well organised and children’s work is effectively displayed.

5 To be responsible for assessing, recording and reporting on the development, progress and attainment of pupils including communicating and consulting with parents/carers and relevant bodies.

6 To establish and monitor high standards of behaviour within the class to help children develop into independent learners.

7 To review and evaluated methods of teaching and programmes of work and participate in further training and professional development as a teacher.

8 To participate in the school’s pattern of staff meetings contributing to the formation, implementation, evaluation and review of school policies relating to the curriculum and pastoral functions of the school, and attend additional meetings as necessary.

9 To carry out duties that form part of the school’s daily organisation including registering the attendance of pupils and undertaking their supervision as required.

10 To be responsible for a defined curriculum area or school function, which will be specified on an individual job description and work according to the priorities stated on the School Development Plan/ Single Plan.

11 To co-operate and work professionally with colleagues, parents and the community, and co-ordinate the work of teaching assistants working with individuals or groups in the class.

12 To undertake such duties as the Head shall reasonably request and be willing to ask her help and advice when necessary.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Primary
School size 129 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website St Joseph's Catholic Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email admin@st-josephs.brighton-hove.sch.uk

School location

Davey Drive, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 7BF