Year 1 Class Teacher

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary £150 - £180 per day
Job type Contract
Discipline Primary Education
Contact NameCarly Walters

Job description

Year 1 Class Teacher

£150 - £180 per day

September 2024


An 'Outstanding' Primary School in the Borough of Lewisham are looking to recruit a Year 1 Teacher. The role of Year 1 Teacher is full time, and Long term to permanent, with September start.

This vacancy is suitable for Year 1 Class ECTs and for more experienced Year 1 Class Teachers with at least 1 year of teaching experience.

As a Year 1 Class Teacher, you will be working amid a range of outstanding teachers and have a teaching assistant to assist you throughout the day.

The school is diverse and encourages individuality to support children to become the best learners that they can be. There is a culture of mutual respect, positivity and curiosity. You will be working in a school that provides for the full academic, personal and social development of each child through imaginative and innovative teaching methods.

The Year 1 Teacher role is Long term to permanent and full time, for a September start. It's the perfect opportunity for an aspiring Year 1 Class Teacher who is keen to further develop their CPD and career progression to join this already Ofsted rated 'Outstanding' School.

If this Year 1 Experienced Teacher role sounds like the ideal role for you, then please read on below to find out further information!

What the school can offer for a Year 1 Experienced Teacher:

  • Work in a 'Outstanding' school based in Lewisham
  • Work alongside a partner teacher due to 2 Form Entry
  • Planning and Subject Leader time given each week and each term
  • Caring ethos coupled with high academic expectations
  • Outstanding curriculum which engages not only academically, but develops creativity and nurtures well-being
  • Fantastic facilities - resource areas, learning zones, large hall spaces, music and dance room and outdoor learning spaces
  • An excellent, high standard of behaviour across the school
  • Part of a cluster of 3 schools who closely work together
  • Well-being initiatives throughout the year
  • A focus on live marking with a new adapted marking policy to cut marking time down
  • Pay £150 - £180 per day
  • September Start - Long term to Permanent

This is an exceptional opportunity to work in one of Lewisham's top primary schools. If you are an experienced Year 1 Teacher and have completed at least 1 year of your ECT induction read below for more information about the role.

What we are looking for

  • Year 1 Experienced Teacher (Have taught KS1 for 1 or more years)
  • Must hold a UK QTS - this is non-negotiable
  • Must have a degree from a reputable University
  • Must have a strong academic background - A levels and GCSEs
  • Experience of working in KS1
  • Excellent references and lesson observations/feedback
  • A team player who will fully get on board with the SDP
  • Continuing to raise attainment and closing the gap for PPG children
  • Located in the Borough of Lewisham

We are dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful Year 1 Class Teacher candidate will be subject to enhanced clearance through the Disclosure and Barring Service and employment will be subject to references.

To apply for this Year 1 Class Teacher opportunity your detailed CV to Remedy Education now to be considered. We will be contacting those shortlisted within 48 hours of an application.