Year 2 Primary Teacher

Barnet, London
Date Posted:29 May 2020
  1. Primary Teacher
  1. Long-term

Year 2 Primary Teacher

Barnet, London

The School:

This is a great infant school located in Barnet, North London.

They were graded as "good" by Ofsted and are oversubscribed. The school has a traditional feel, but with excellent resources and a very creative atmosphere. With good public transport links, they also have staff parking.

The school is seeking a teacher with a minimum of 1 year's experience as they unfortunately do not have the staff capacity to mentor an NQT. Salary on offer is £145 - £160 per day, depending on experience.

The Class:

The class has a range of abilities and also some pupils with a variety of special educational needs. They have a full-time teaching assistant and also an SEN assistant who works with small groups in the mornings. Behaviour is good and they are a friendly class who are keen to learn.

The role is due to cover a maternity leaver, ideally due to start in June, but this may be delayed until September, depending upon when schools fully re-open. The school can possibly wait until September for the perfect candidate. The role is due to continue until the May half term, 2021, but may continue until July 2021. Experience of Year 2 SATS would be very welcome.

To be considered for this role, you must meet the following criteria:

- Have full QTS (or equivalent teaching qualifications) and experience in a UK primary classroom
- Have taught in key stage 1, ideally in Year 2.
- Have a creative approach to teaching to inspire the children in your care

By joining this school as a Year 2 teacher, they can offer you:

- A competitive salary/rate of pay
- A warm, friendly working environment
- A well organised, supportive school with a committed leadership team
- Good levels of student ability and behaviour

By registering 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 - which is why we can offer you more free, fully-certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
- Great referral scheme
- 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 be successful in applying you must:

- Hold QTS status or equivalent teaching qualifications
- This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks
- Your CV must include full details of Education and work history, 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 Year 2 teacher opportunity. For more information about the role, contact Stuart Edge at Tradewind on 020 7845 5450, or at

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