At Tradewind Recruitment, we work with schools that provide a variety of different Primary Teaching Jobs throughout Essex and East Anglia. Our range of work is unmatched by other agencies – we work with schools across Essex and the UK to meet the needs of teachers with a range of experience and requirements, providing the ultimate service.

Becoming a Primary School Teacher provides you with the invaluable opportunity to play a key part in the development of children aged 5-11. You can demonstrate your passion and make a true difference to young people at an all-important stage in their lives.

Your job will be to make sure that children learn and are safe, but also that they have fun and are happy in their learning. You will in charge of creating exciting lesson plans across various subjects including the core subjects such as Maths, English and Science as well as more creative topics such as Art. The ideal Primary School Teacher will have a lot of energy, be able to discipline students when needed, but also be caring and notice when children aren’t themselves, offering a helping hand and monitoring progress and well-being.

Working in a Primary School brings countless perks, and is easily one of the most rewarding professions. Although challenging, it is a job guaranteed to make you smile every day through the difference you will be making. Tradewind Recruitment can offer a wide variety of Primary School Teacher jobs in Essex and East Anglia, so get in touch today!

What you will be doing on the job

  • Create effective development and learning plans for your class for each subject, each day
  • Keep up to date with paperwork and marking
  • Attend parent’s evenings to communicate how well each child is doing to their parent or guardian
  • Take part in Staff Meetings
  • Run extracurricular activities

How to become a qualified teacher

You will need some form of Degree to become a Primary School Teacher. If you have a University Degree, you can become a qualified teacher by completing a Postgraduate Teacher Training Course, and this can be completed with a School or University. Having this will entitle you to obtain QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) which is vital for becoming a Primary School Teacher.

Further Requirements:

  • GCSE qualifications in Maths, English and Science graded from A* - C
  • Pass numeracy and literacy skill tests
  • Experience working with children
  • A Disclosure and Barring Service Check will be carried out

How to improve chances of getting a Primary Teaching Job

Having as much experience as possible is just one thing you can do to improve your chances of getting a Primary School Teacher job. If you have had experience in a Primary School environment, it will show your employer you have hands-on knowledge of dealing with children within a certain age range and practical knowledge of how thing are run.

Here at Tradewind Recruitment, we run a range of courses designed to help teachers achieve the skills required for their ideal job. To seek out some of our expert help and take those next steps, get in touch with Tradewind today! We have dedicated offices in BirminghamBristol, Essex and East AngliaHullLondonManchesterNottinghamPrestonSheffield and more, who are here to help.


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