Primary Teacher- Kensington and Chelsea

Kensington and Chelsea, London
Date Posted:31 Jan 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Primary Teacher- Kensington and Chelsea

Kensington and Chelsea, London
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Tradewind Recruitment is working with a brilliant school in South West London, which is seeking a PPA teacher to start in February.

Tradewind Recruitment is currently recruiting for a full-time primary PPA teacher to join this "outstanding" school based in Kensington and Chelsea, for a February start. This role is due to last until July 2020 initially. There may be possibility of this role continuing in September, depending on the needs of the school at the time.

This is a two-form entry school, located in a lovely part of London and well-served by public transport. They are led by an experienced and dedicated Headteacher and high quality senior leadership team. The school is well-resourced and has some excellent facilities and has a very good reputation locally.

Children at the school join with levels below the national average(especially for speaking and listening) and leave at the end of key stage 2 with levels at or above the national average; testament to the great work going on throughout the school.

The school wish to recruit a primary PPA teacher who:

*Is hard-working and highly motivated
*Is able to follow instructions carefully, use initiative and who is highly adaptable
*Is a great communicator
*Is committed to developing questioning, independent learners
*Has good behaviour management, a caring approach, high expectations and able to get the best out of every pupil
*Is a strong team-player.

The role:
The role will involve you being the main floating teacher covering PPA time for teachers. You will be working with a broad age range, from early years foundation stage to Year 6, so you will have to have had experience across the primary age range and be ready for anything. Good communication skills are essential for this role, as you will have a regular timetable but there will be times when you may have to take a class at short notice. There may also a "supply" aspect to the role, where you may take one particular class for the day, to cover staff absences.
The school is accessible to public transport by a 10-minute walk from the nearest tube station.

This will be a varied and interesting role in a lovely school, working alongside a lively and fun team.

If you have the required skills and experience required, please contact Stuart Edge as soon as possible on 020 7845 5450(option 1) or at

By registering with Tradewind we can offer you:

-Rates of pay in line with experience and main pay scale from day 1
-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 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 Primary Teacher role you will need to:

-Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification
-Overseas Trained Teachers will be considered if you have a comparable qualification with a UK teaching qualification and you can comply with the other points
-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 get your application started for the role of Primary Teacher. Or for more information please contact Stuart Edge on 0207 845 5450 option 1 or i

We look forward to hearing from you so that we can make a difference to this school Because Education Matters.

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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'No terminology in the above advertisement is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Tradewind Recruitment is proud to be an Equal Opportunities Employer and accepts applications from all sections of the community.'

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