Primary Teacher

Waltham Forest, London
Date Posted:22 Feb 2019

Primary Teacher

Waltham Forest, London
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Key Stage 2 Phase Leader - Ofsted 'Good' 3 form entry School - Waltham Forest, East London - April or September 2019 start - MPS/UPS plus TLR 2b - Permanent post with career progression opportunities

Are you a highly-experienced class teacher who has held some responsibility but feels now is the time to take the next step in your career by leading key stage 2?

Or maybe you are currently in such a role but would like to join a forward-thinking community school that can offer career progression and an opportunity to make an impact?

Tradewind is working with an excellent East London Primary who are looking to appoint a KS2 Phase Leader as soon as possible!

***Key Stage 2 Phase Leader - Waltham Forest, East London (close to Walthamstow)
***'Good' Ofsted School with rising attainment and few behaviour issues
***Permanent role with TLR 2b - Opportunity to start in April with handover or September 2019
***3 form entry school with low staff turnover and committed teaching staff

About the School - Key Stage 2 Phase Leader - Waltham Forest, East London
*Due to the school's current Key Stage 2 Phase Leader returning home at the end of the current school year a vacancy has arisen for a committed, experienced teacher to join from either April or September 2019 on a permanent basis.
*This is a 'Good' Ofsted School which was last inspected in 2014. Its main areas for improvement at the time were to increase outcomes for all students at the end of Key Stage 2 in reading and writing.
*As this school has an intake of 75% EAL students this has been a difficult task but with the excellent strategies put in place by the senior leadership team, supported by the consistently excellent teaching across all key stages, attainment has been increasing year on year.
*The school has plenty of potential to continue to improve and is looking to appoint a committed member of staff who will continue the great work already done but accelerate improvements with new ideas.

About the Role - Key Stage 2 Phase Leader - Waltham Forest, East London
*The role of Key Stage 2 Phase Leader is important for any school but particularly important here as the school aims to achieve the top grade at its next inspection.
*The school is open to seeing applications from those that are taking a step up to the role (but have held previous responsibility) or from those that are currently in a similar position.
*The school expects all leaders to lead by example and as such the candidate appointed will be an exceptional teacher who is willing to share their knowledge with their colleagues on a regular basis.
*A great people manager the successful candidate will have the confidence to make tough decisions but the ability to bring colleagues over to their way of thinking. This is a great opportunity with career progression that could lead to into senior leadership for the right person.

How to apply - Key Stage 2 Phase Leader - Waltham Forest, East London
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Tradewind Recruitment specialises in transitioning overseas teachers to the UK whilst offering an outstanding set of benefits and a strong support network on arrival to the UK. We have a total of 11 offices throughout the UK each of which work with Primary, Secondary and SEN schools providing them with teachers and support staff.
Our unrivalled benefits include:
*We offer top rates of pay and more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
*Generous relocation packages including flight reimbursements, help setting up a bank in the UK and Visa assistance.
*Great referral bonus for each teacher or support staff member you recommend!
*A dedicated Canadian and UK consultant to support you with your transition, interview prep and help you by recommending accommodation and advice.
*Regular, fun and inclusive social events to get to know your peers and consultants.
*Help with lesson planning and interview preparation - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement!
*Easy to use online portal to log your timesheets and availability.
To work in the UK, you must:
*Be eligible to gain UK employment status (Youth Mobility Visa, Ancestry Visa, EU or British Passport - check out
*Have relevant teaching qualifications for working in UK schools and all candidates are subject to an enhanced DBS police check.
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