Primary teacher

Islington, London
Date Posted:25 May 2019

Primary teacher

Islington, London
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Are you looking for a Key Stage 2 Teacher role with Literacy Lead at a 'Good' Primary school in North London?

The Governors of a Primary school in the Islington area wish to appoint an experienced Primary teacher to start in September 2019 on a permanent basis. This exciting role will involve sharing the teaching of a Key Stage 2 class alongside taking responsibility for Literacy leadership across the school. The position comes with a competitive salary, in line with experience (MPS / UPS Inner London - £29,664-£47,298, dependent upon experience, TLR available for MPS teachers)

This Ofsted graded 'Good' with 'Outstanding' features school situated nearby to Highbury and Islington are looking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational teacher to join their team in September 2019. The headteacher is looking for an experienced Primary teacher who is keen to deliver the school's challenging but highly inclusive curriculum to a Year 4 class alongside co-ordinating the delivery of the Mathematics curriculum across the school.

The responsibilities for this Key Stage 2 Teacher and Literacy Lead role will include:
*Having overall leadership of the development of Literacy throughout the school; ensuring that the highest standards of English learning and teaching are afforded to all.
*Undertaking class teaching responsibility for a Year 4 class
*Assessing, recording and reporting on the development, progress and attainment of pupils, as well as on their personal and social needs
*Creating a classroom where children work in a purposeful and stimulating environment that supports a wide range of learning styles
*to teach a balanced Curriculum and to ensure that each child fulfils his or her potential by providing teaching and learning of a high standard.

The ideal candidate for this Key Stage 2 Teacher and Literacy Lead role will:
*Have experience of leading Literacy across a primary school or phase
*Be an outstanding teacher with excellent subject knowledge
*Exhibit an 'above and beyond attitude'
*Have a proven track record of achieving high standards.
*Have very high expectations of the school's children
*Have excellent behaviour management skills
*Demonstrate outstanding organisational skills

As part of this Key Stage 2 Teacher and Literacy Lead position, the school can offer:
*a happy, calm environment where staff are constantly striving to adapt and improve practice
*respectful children with outstanding standards of behaviour (Ofsted, 2017, 2012)
*excellent induction support
*an opportunity to be part of a committed, hard-working and supportive team, including Governors and parents
*support for relevant CPD

The school is a short walk from Highbury and Islington, Canonbury and Arsenal stations, making it very accessible from all directions.

By working 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 earn up to *£100
*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 Key Stage 2 Teacher and Literacy Lead 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 Primary teacher and Literacy Lead in Islington, 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.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind you will have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor, all focused on making you the best you can be. We have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching Teachers and Support Staff to their dream job, and help Primary, Secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

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