Year 5 Teacher

Swindon, Wiltshire
TWBJN -022020-273471_1617955240
Date Posted:09 Apr 2021
  1. Primary Teacher, Primary
  1. Permanent

Year 5 Teacher

Swindon, Wiltshire

Year 5 Teacher - Swindon - JN -022020-273471

We are recruiting! Are you an enthusiastic KS2 teacher looking for your next role in Swindon?

Tradewind Recruitment are currently looking for a hardworking, compassionate & resilient KS2 teacher to join a large primary school in Swindon in April on a full-time, permanent-contract.

The school and SLT offer a very welcoming setting by having a real focus on staff relationships, building a close-knit team and friendly working environment. The school has good facilities and takes a collaborative approach to ensuring that their pupils get the best opportunity for high attainment levels whilst caring for their social and emotional wellbeing.

The head is looking for a teacher to work alongside a partner-teacher in a year 5 class of 40+ children. The successful candidate will be working as part of a teaching team with one other member staff to jointly lead from the front. There are also 2 other support members of staff in the room at anyone time. The class have a high proportion of pupils with additional needs and challenging behaviour, so the school are looking for someone who has a child-centred and calm approach. Mainstream SEN experience is desired but not essential. However, an ability to work well in a team is a necessity due to how the role is set up.

We are looking for:

  • A teacher who holds qualified teaching status (QTS) and experience teaching KS2
  • Someone with excellent curriculum knowledge & strong behaviour management skills
  • An inspirational and enthusiastic individual with high organisational skills
  • Someone who is an excellent role model and who actively promotes the skills, attributes and behaviours important in a classroom

You will be expected to take responsibility for a year 5 class, as well as supporting in other classrooms & over break times.

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 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
  • 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

The essentials:

To join us and be successful in this Teaching 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

The Call to action

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as KS2 teacher in Swindon. Or for more information about the role, contact Tom on 0117 301 7578 /

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 and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with 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.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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