Primary Teacher

Camden, London
Date Posted:07 Oct 2019
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Primary Teacher

Camden, London
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Tradewind Recruitment are currently working with a prestigious pre-preparatory school in the Camden area who are seeking an experienced Early Years Foundation Stage teacher, with QTS, to start with them on a full-time basis in January 2020. Competitive salary available above the main pay scale, dependent upon experience (above MPS 1-6 Inner London - circa £31,500-£42,500).

The school strongly believes in empowering children to teach them the skills to become independent lifelong learners. Their practice focuses highly on child initiated learning, listening to and interacting with children to find out their interests and develop a passion for learning. They encourage a culture of collaboration to communicate and develop ideas and to think critically and creatively, and the role would involve teaching a Reception class as part of a two form entry team.

The school are looking for an Early Years Teacher who possesses:
*Recent experience of teaching in EYFS (including through PGCE placements if an NQT)
*A sound knowledge and understanding of the curriculum in the Early Years Foundation Stage
*Knowledge of effective strategies to include and meet the needs of all pupils, in particular underachieving pupils, and those with SEN and EAL Familiarisation
*An understanding of curriculum and pedagogical issues relating to learning and teaching
*The ability to monitor, assess, record and report pupil progress, in line with school policy, and use this to inform future planning
*A flexible approach to work, with good interpersonal skills with the ability to enthuse and motivate others

The core duties of this Early Years Teacher role are:
*Work as a team with fellow year group teachers, meeting formally at least once a week
*Update fellow teachers of any new teaching styles/findings you have found
*Ensure that the year group works effectively, smoothly and in tandem, as part of a two form Reception teaching team
*Manage pupil progress socially and academically whilst tracking the progress of individual pupils within your class using Tapestry and children's individual Learning Journals.
*Be involved in decision making and policy development across the school in consultation with whole staff, where appropriate
*Produce comprehensive weekly plans for the seven areas of learning

The school has a very strong philosophy of play while at the same time encouraging self-confidence, independence and a love of learning. They prepare children to move on to a selection of top independent schools, predominantly in North West London, entry to which is mainly by competitive assessment. The school provides a happy, cheerful and caring environment in which children can develop at their own pace and in which a natural love of learning can flourish.

The school is located in the outer Camden area, with excellent transport links via the Jubilee and Metropolitan underground lines, and the overground.
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, 25 to be exact! That's 18 more than our next nearest competitor
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and a fantastic 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

To join us and be successful in this Early Years 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

Click 'Apply' to be considered for this great position as Early Years Teacher in Camden, Inner London. Or for more information about the role, contact Adam Chester on 0207 845 5450 option 1 /
We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

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