Key Stage 2 Teacher

Barnet, London
Date Posted:15 Apr 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Key Stage 2 Teacher

Barnet, London
Key stage 2
September start
Good school

Tradewind Recruitment is working with a school in the London borough of Barnet, which is seeking a 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:

This is a really good, 2-form entry primary school, located in Barnet borough, North West London. The Headteacher has been at the school for almost 10 years and leads the school from the front, supported by a very good, committed senior leadership team. The Head is passionate about delivering quality education to the pupils in the school and as a result, the school has a lovely, positive, creative atmosphere.

The Headteacher is seeking an enthusiastic, positive and professional teacher, with a minimum of 1 years' experience, as they unfortunately do not have the capacity to assist with induction year for an NQT.

The school is a mixed, multicultural, community environment and they are a well-respected resource at the heart of the local community.

Well-resourced throughout, they have very good IT provision as well as PE, Music and Art specialists who work with the children each week.

The school has parking and is close to a mainline station.

The Role:

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. Children make good progress at the school in key stage 2 and are at levels in line with the national average by the time they leave the school for secondary schools.

For this Key Stage 2 Teacher role, the school is 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:

The duties and expectations of the role will be those usually associated with a class teacher role, including planning, parent consultations, report writing and assessment etc. You will take full responsibility for the class and the organisation of a classroom assistant.

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

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 key stage 2 teacher, 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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