Key Stage 2 Teacher

Barnet, London
Date Posted:03 Apr 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Key Stage 2 Teacher

Barnet, London
Tradewind Recruitment is working with a great school in the London borough of Barnet, which is seeking an experienced key stage 2 teacher to undertake a full-time role from September, for the 2020/21 academic year. Salary will be in line with the MPS, outer London (presently £28355 - £40035), depending on experience.

The school is seeking a dedicated and ambitious teacher who is able to motivate pupils and to bring positive energy and enthusiasm to the class. The school is popular locally and has a well-deserved reputation.

The school is a mixed, multicultural, community environment. It is a "good" school and the staff here work closely as a team. The most recent Ofsted report praises the dedication of the team and leadership at the school for the improvements that the school has seen.

The school is modern, with lovely, light classrooms and excellent facilities and resources.

The actual year group is to be decided, depending on the school needs at the time and there may be some flexibility, but it will be in key stage 2.

Whilst the Headteacher would ideally like to appoint an experienced teacher to join the team, they will also consider outstanding newly qualified teachers (NQT).

For this Key Stage 2 Teacher role, the school are seeking candidates who:

Demonstrate excellent national curriculum knowledge.
Are able to motivate and inspire students to learn.
Are highly motivated and willing to use their initiative.
Demonstrate a variety of teaching and learning strategies that they use effectively.
Are able to work as a team
Possess good written and verbal communication skills.
Are willing to contribute to the broader life of the school.
Are potentially interested in taking on responsibility for a curriculum area.

The core duties of this key stage 2 teacher role are:

To provide a high-quality educational experience for all children by leading learning in school, developing consistent practice in teaching and learning and ensuring that children achieve the highest standards of attainment and achievement.
To support the ethos, aims, and vision of the school
You will take responsibility for teaching a key stage 2 class

The school is packed with talented and motivated people, creating a vibrant and successful team.

To join us and be successful in this Key Stage 2 teacher role you will need to:

Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained
You must have the legal right to work in the UK

As part of this Key Stage 2 Teacher role, the school can offer you:

A great working environment in an innovative, modern school
A school-wide commitment to development and training
Plenty of support from an experienced senior management team


The school is located in the borough of Barnet and is easily accessible via public transport, with parking available.

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:

We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a referral fee
Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply' to be considered for this great position as a year 2 teacher, outer London. Or for more information about the role, contact Stuart Edge on 0207 845 5450 or at

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

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