Primary Teacher - Year 1 - Tameside

Tameside, Greater Manchester
CGM 87334_1601279954
Date Posted:28 Sep 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
£125 - £185 per day
  1. Long-term

Primary Teacher - Year 1 - Tameside

Tameside, Greater Manchester
On behalf of our client school, Tradewind would like to present you with a truly fantastic opportunity to play a key role in shaping the provision of primary education and lifelong learning prospects within a thriving school. This is a KS1 position in Year 1 which will commence in October 2020 and run for a least 2 terms with the possibility of an extension until the end of the academic year depending on your success in the role.

The successful candidate will be responsible for a mixed-ability year 1 class whose attainment levels in numeracy and literacy are above average. You will be working within a diverse community so experience supporting pupils with EAL will be hugely advantageous to the role. You will also be joined by a highly experienced full-time TA who has established positive relationships with all children in the class and is familiar with the Year 1 curriculum.

About the School:

The school is a highly successful two-form entry primary school catering for children between the ages of three and eleven in a vibrant area of Tameside. The school has been judged by OFSTED as a consistently 'Good' school and has been praised for its ability to create meaningful opportunities and experiences that support international mindedness and global citizens with a desire to learn. The school is driven by an effective Headteacher who is clearly passionate about their role in the school. The Head works alongside and exceptional senior leadership team who are hardworking, highly motivated to success and support teachers to grow and develop at any stage of their career.

About the role:

The successful candidate will have:

The ability to create detailed lesson plans that are engaging and align with the National Curriculum Standards

A thorough knowledge of the range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies and how to implement them effectively

A clear understanding of age-related expectations for children within Year 1 and an ability to analyse and assess learning in order to drive learning forward

A strong application of ICT to enhance learning opportunities

A willingness to contribute to wide school life and extra-curricular activities

Knowledge and understanding of the implications of equal opportunities, multicultural education and inclusion.

Essential Requirements:

QTS Certification

A minimum of 2 years experience (KS1 highly desirable)

The right to work in the UK

All candidates for posts will be asked to provide suitable references and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

If you feel you meet the requirements and would like to be considered for this role, we will welcome an application from you. You'd be joining at an exciting time, as the school continues to build on its successes and move forward on its journey to establish itself as one of the best schools in Tameside.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

* 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, 30 to be exact!

* Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!

* 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

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great opportunity as a Year 1 Teacher in Tameside. Or for more information about the role, contact Charlotte on 01616740138 or alternatively email

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your teaching career.

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