Year 1 teacher to cover maternity leave Laneshaw Bridge Primary, Colne, Lancashire

Job description

Key-Stage 1 (Year 1 Teacher—temp. to cover maternity leave)

Laneshaw Bridge Primary School is an outstanding school nestled in the heart of a rural community on the Lancashire / Yorkshire border close to the Yorkshire Dales National Park. There are 214 pupils on roll and we are pleased to be continually oversubscribed. Our ethos is to develop young people with active and creative minds, a sense of understanding and compassion for others. We strive to create happy, confident and well educated children where they will have the opportunity to create lasting memories of a wonderful start to their education.

We are looking to appoint either a candidate who has experience in teaching at KS1 or a NQT. The successful candidate will play a key role in maintaining our outstanding KS1 outcomes in both attainment and progress.

We are a school committed to:
Ensure that all children receive a full curriculum enriched with experiential activities.
Ensuring all children are taught a mastery curriculum with no child being left behind.
Developing the character of the whole child in a safe, caring and happy environment.

Laneshaw Bridge Primary School will provide:
An outstanding school that provides all children with high quality research based teaching and learning.
An ambitious, happy and vibrant place to work with a family of supportive colleagues who are committed to promoting warm and friendly atmosphere.
A supportive working culture that focuses on challenging and stretching pupils learning and high expectations for all children.
A senior leadership team that believes in distributive leadership.
An active school community with supportive parents.
Excellent professional development opportunities.

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who:
Is a qualified or newly qualified, talented, enthusiastic and self-motivated teacher to work alongside a dedicated team.
Has a high standard of professionalism with a determination to make an impact in our school.
Has the ability to inspire, motivate and support our pupils.
Is committed to the highest standards of researched based teaching with knowledge of the National Curriculum.
Has a genuine love of working with children and is committed to the development of the whole child.

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Excellent relevant in service training in current educational practices
Thorough knowledge of the Core and Foundation subjects of National Curriculum
Good understanding of current theory and practice to achieve high standards in learning and teaching within KS1

About Laneshaw Bridge Primary

Emmott Lane, Colne, Lancashire, BB8 7JE
Laneshaw Bridge Primary website (opens in a new window)