Year 6 Teacher - Head of KS2 - English Lead

High Street Primary Academy, Plymouth, Devon


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 6 to Main pay range 6, £35,971 to £35,971

Job summary

High Street Primary Academy is looking for an enthusiastic, motivated and committed Year 6 Teacher to join our team on a secondment or fixed term basis. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Teacher to develop themselves and gain experience in leadership and management. The opportunity is to cover a period of maternity leave so we are looking at a minimum secondment/fixed term of six months with the potential of being 12 months.

Essential educational requirements

Good academic achievement, including an appropriate degree
Evidence of professional development

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• Proven experience
• Up to date knowledge of the primary curriculum, curriculum implementation and approaches to learning
• Experience in planning high quality learning opportunities for children both in and out of the classroom
• An understanding of how children learn and can draw from a range of appropriate teaching strategies to enable all children to achieve
• Awareness/experience of requirements for assessment, recording and reporting of pupils’ attainment and progress in the end of year SATs
• A clear working knowledge of how to provide for the individual needs of all children including those with special educational needs and those who are working at a greater depth
• The ability to measure and assess progress involving both formative and summative assessment to make secure judgements with regard to next steps

Employee benefits

We offer a competitive salary plus TPS pension, great career progression and development opportunities with many other benefits.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 162 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
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Website High Street Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

High Street, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 3SJ