Year 6 Class Teacher Westacre Middle School, Droitwich, Worcestershire

Job description

We are seeking to recruit a Year 6 primary class teacher from January 2020. The successful candidate will be a consistently good and outstanding teacher who is ambitious and motivated and will have high expectations for achievement. All class teachers hold a curriculum responsibility; candidates are encouraged to state their subject strengths.

Westacre is proud of its strong primary ethos and is fully committed to providing creative, exciting and bespoke learning experiences for all children. We are looking for an inspiring individual who can support and enhance our primary ethos in school, therefore applications are welcome from strong and inspirational primary practitioners.

Applications are invited from candidates who:

• Will foster an atmosphere of Inspire. Challenge. Achieve with our children
• Are outstanding practitioners
• Are committed to working as part of a team and in partnership with parents
• Are well organised and will bring creativity and enthusiasm to the role
• Have high expectations for all pupils and develop positive relationships
• Are prepared to support the school vision and play a strong part in school life.

In return Westacre Middle can offer you:

• A warm, welcoming and supportive community of ambitious and dedicated staff, Governors, parents and children
• A strong induction package and strong CPD as part of our role as a School Direct partner
• Children who are excited by learning and play an active part in school life
• The opportunity to develop your leadership skills and ambitions for the future

Essential educational requirements

• Evidence of being an effective primary school classroom practitioner based on recent experience
• Evidence of a commitment to take part in an on-going programme of Professional Development
• Recent and relevant experience of working with a wide range of abilities.
• Evidence of recent and relevant experience of working in Key Stage 2

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

• Excellent organisational skills and flexibility
• Enthusiastic and positive
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• Creative
• Sensitivity and empathy
• Confidence
• Resilience
• Team work skills/collaborative skills
• High expectations
• Ability to use ICT for Learning and Leading
• Ability to prioritise and meet deadlines
• Self-aware and self-reflective
• Ambitions for further leadership experience
• Ability to create a good work /life balance

Employee benefits

• A warm, welcoming and supportive community of ambitious and dedicated staff, Governors, parents and children
• A strong induction package and strong CPD as part of our role as a School Direct partner
• Children who are excited by learning and play an active part in school life
• The opportunity to develop your leadership skills and ambitions for the future


About Westacre Middle School

Westacre is a large 5 form entry middle school and is proud of its exceptionally strong primary ethos. We are fully committed to providing creative, exciting and purposeful learning experiences for all children and enjoy a good reputation within the local community

Address
Ombersley Way, Droitwich, Worcestershire, WR9 0AA
Phase
Middle Deemed Primary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Westacre Middle School website (opens in a new window)