Here at Tradewind Recruitment, we have a wide variety of Primary Teaching jobs in Nottingham available from junior level positions to more senior roles. We pride ourselves in building long-lasting partnerships with schools across Nottingham and the UK. Our many years of experience within and our substantial knowledge of the education sector allow us to match you perfectly with your ideal job. Take the stress out of the job search and let Tradewind Recruitment find your dream job for you!
If you are just starting out in your career, then you must be able to display a real passion for working with children, and a solid idea of your work preferences. You should demonstrate qualities such as patience, confidence, compassion, and enthusiasm while being open to working after school hours.
Primary School Teacher Jobs in Nottinghamshire
When you become a Primary School Teacher, you will be creating lesson plans on a daily basis covering a number of different subject areas. You will be instrumental in delivering the critical knowledge and skills needed for your students’ development and future learning.
One of the greatest pleasures involved in being a Primary School Teacher is that you will get to see children grow over the years even when they are no longer in your class; you will bear witness to the growth of their personalities as their lives take shape. As well as providing them with knowledge, you will also be a source of emotional support, for all children will need someone to turn to from time to time. Aside from the great working hours and holidays, the greatest benefit of being a Primary School Teacher is bearing witness to the difference you will make to children’s lives.
Tradewind Recruitment offers a wide variety of primary school teacher jobs in Nottingham, so get in touch today!
As a Primary School Teacher, you will
- Create develop lesson plans on a daily basis for subjects across the curriculum
- Be highly organised, able to keep on top of large quantities of paperwork
- Be involved in staff meetings, training and parents’ evenings
- Help to run extracurricular activities around school hours
Will I need any Qualifications?
You will need QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) to become a Primary School Teacher. There are various pathways you can choose to obtain this. If you have already graduated from University, you can complete a Postgraduate Teacher Training Course which can either be completed with your University or with a School. As an undergraduate, you can complete a three year Bachelor Degree in Education.
To become a Primary School Teacher, you must:
- Have an A* - C in Maths, English and Science GSCE, as well as suitable A’ Levels
- Be able to pass a simple numeracy and literacy skills test
- Have valid work experience within a Primary School (completed as part of your training)
- A DBS check will need to be carried out before you work with children
How to increase my chances of getting a Primary Teaching Job
To improve your chances of getting a Primary Teaching Job you must have work experience within a Primary School, ideally with the age range you would like to teach. You should also be able to provide suitable references from these placements. At Tradewind Recruitment, we run a variety of free courses that can help you learn new skills and boost your chances of landing your dream Primary School Job in Nottingham, or anywhere around the UK. Get in touch with us for more information. We have dedicated offices in Birmingham, Bristol, Hull, London, Manchester, Nottingham, Preston, Sheffield and more, who are here to help.