Primary Teacher

Camden, London
Date Posted:22 Jan 2019

Primary Teacher

Camden, London
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Key Stage 2 Intervention PPA Teacher

Are you an experienced Key Stage 2 teacher who is passionate about raising attainment, and would be interested in teaching intervention groups across Key Stage 2 alongside covering for PPA across the school?

A primary school in the Camden area are seeking an experienced group intervention and PPA teacher to start as soon as possible. The role is on a full-time basis, and would involve teaching lower ability KS2 intervention groups in the mornings, focusing on Maths and English. The afternoons would involve covering for PPA across Key Stage 1 and 2. Competitive salary available - MPS 1-3 Inner London - £28,660- £32,836.

The school believes teachers need strong subject knowledge and, like pupils, need to be keen to learn new things. It believes good teaching and learning will only take place in a classroom where a culture of error has been created: an environment in which mistakes are celebrated and acknowledged as the way pupils learn.

The school aim to create and maintain an atmosphere where every person in their school community is valued and respected, regardless of race, gender and ability.
We expect and encourage children to work hard and to respect their environment, encouraging positive self-esteem and a sense of belonging.

The school enjoys positive, valued relationships within the local community which foster a sense of continuity and commitment.

The core duties of this Key Stage 2 Intervention PPA teacher role are:

*Teaching lower ability Key Stage 2 groups Numeracy and Literacy lessons every morning
*Delivering a range of group Numeracy and Literacy intervention sessions to small groups of pupils
*Planning and delivering lessons in line with pupils' abilities, and liaising with class teachers in order to correctly pitch group sessions which extend student learning, as well as feeding back pupil progress
*Teach in Key Stage 1 and 2 year groups every afternoon to cover for PPA, being flexible in their approach, and consistent with classroom and behaviour management

Attributes of the ideal candidate for this Key Stage 2 Intervention PPA Teacher:

*An inspirational teacher, ensuring all children achieve
*A passionate believer in inclusive education
*An excellent, enthusiastic classroom practitioner, across the Primary age range
*An innovative thinker, learner and problem solver
*A team player with strong interpersonal skills and a sense of fun

It is essential that you demonstrate up-to-date knowledge of teaching, learning and behaviour strategies, and have a thorough understanding of the Key Stage 2 National Curriculum, with excellent subject knowledge in Numeracy and Literacy. Experience delivering intervention group sessions is desirable, and ideally you will have at least 2 years' experience teaching in Key Stage 2. SATs booster or intervention experience is also highly desirable.

The school is based near to Euston and Kings Cross St Pancras and therefore is extremely accessible via a number of underground and Overground services from all directions.

The school can offer you:
*The chance to work with high achieving well behaved children
*A high quality CPD programme to support our drive for OUTSTANDING provision
*An excellent relationship with the LA and our local community
*Supportive staff, parents and governors
*Support from specialist teachers in art, music, PE and MFL
*Close proximity to train and tube stations

By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
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To join us and be successful in this Key Stage 2 Intervention PPA 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 now' to be considered for this opportunity. Or for more information about the role, contact Laura Slevin at Tradewind Recruitment on 00442882250365 / 0035319081560 or

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