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Primary School Teacher

  • Location:

    Thornton Heath

  • Sector:

    Primary Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £150 - £200 per day

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Vacancy: Full-Time Primary School Teacher (ECT's Welcome)

Location: Thornton Heath
Position: Year 3 Teacher
Start Date: September 2024

Overview: A lovely primary school in Thornton Heath is seeking a full-time Year 3 teacher to join their dedicated and culturally enriched educational community. This role welcomes both experienced teachers and Early Career Teachers (ECTs) looking to begin their teaching career in a supportive and faith-based environment. The successful candidate will start in September 2024 and be part of a team committed to academic excellence and the nurturing of Greek Orthodox values.

Primary School Teacher Key Responsibilities:

  • Curriculum Delivery: Design and deliver engaging, inclusive lessons for Year 3 students, adhering to the National Curriculum and the school's Greek Orthodox ethos.
  • Classroom Management: Create a positive, respectful classroom environment that encourages learning and supports student well-being.
  • Student Assessment: Conduct regular assessments of student progress, providing feedback and tailoring instruction to meet individual learning needs.
  • Collaboration: Collaborate effectively with colleagues, parents, and the wider school community to support students' educational and spiritual development.
  • Faith Integration: Incorporate Greek Orthodox values and teachings into the curriculum, fostering a deeper understanding of faith and culture among students.
  • Professional Development: Participate in ongoing professional development to enhance teaching practices and stay current with educational trends.

Primary School Teacher Requirements:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS): Must hold a valid teaching qualification.
  • Experience: Open to both experienced teachers and ECTs. Previous experience in a primary school setting is beneficial.
  • Passion for Teaching: A genuine enthusiasm for teaching and a commitment to creating a positive, inclusive learning environment.
  • Cultural and Religious Sensitivity: An understanding and appreciation of Greek Orthodox culture and faith, with the ability to integrate these into teaching practices.
  • Strong Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively engage with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Team Player: Ability to work collaboratively within a team and contribute positively to the school community.

Primary School Teacher Benefits:

  • Supportive Environment: Be part of a nurturing, faith-based school that values professional growth and cultural diversity.
  • ECT Support: Comprehensive mentoring and support for Early Career Teachers to ensure success in their new roles.
  • Cultural and Faith Enrichment: Engage with a school community that celebrates Greek Orthodox traditions and values.
  • Professional Development: Access to ongoing training and professional development opportunities.
  • Community Engagement: Opportunity to make a meaningful impact within a vibrant school community dedicated to holistic student development.

Application Process: Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting their CV and a cover letter highlighting their suitability for the role. Please detail your teaching experience and how you can contribute to the school's educational and cultural objectives.

Reeson Education:

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Please note that all daily/hourly rates quoted are inclusive of holiday pay at 12.07%