Primary teaching jobs in Sheffield

Here at Tradewind Recruitment, we make your job search easy by offering a variety of different Primary School Teaching Jobs in and around Sheffield. Whether you are starting your first teaching job or you’re an experienced teacher looking for something more senior, our range of Primary Teaching Jobs mean we are sure to have something which meets your requirements.

Your role will be to teach children at either Key Stage 1 (aged five to seven) or Key Stage 2 (aged seven to eleven). You will responsible for the creation of daily lesson plans catered to the specific needs of your pupils. Monitoring each child’s development is key; making sure all ability groups are catered for, and that support is given by either yourself of your Teaching Assistant to those who need it most. It is down to you to identify this, and to be in tune to the fact that children are constantly growing and learning. With your help, they will be able to reach their full potential in their Primary education and beyond.

Inspiring young minds is just one of the perks of becoming a Primary School Teacher along with long holidays, learning and developing your skills, growing in confidence and watching children grow their personalities. You will need to be an individual that can maintain discipline, you must be stern but caring and know that if a child is constantly misbehaving, there might be a reason behind it. Offering a helping hand is also part of your job if a child is upset about something they should feel like they can turn to you for comfort.

Lesson plans must be detailed, creative and enjoyable, and cover a wide range of subjects and topics in accordance with the curriculum. Having fun while learning is essential, so an ideal Primary School Teacher will have lots energy, enthusiasm, and be willing to go the extra mile to ensure each child has the best education. Tradewind Recruitment offers an unmatched range of Primary School Jobs within the Sheffield area, so if this is what you are looking for, get in touch today!

Roles you will have as a Teacher

  • Create daily lesson plans and ensure lesson objectives are met
  • Make sure paperwork is kept up to date, and mark all homework and workbooks
  • Observe and discuss children’s progress with parents, and implement strategies for success
  • Attend regular Staff Meetings and Teacher Training Days
  • Organise school trips and extra-curricular activities

Qualifications Needed

To become a Primary School Teacher, you will need to have Qualified Teacher Status (QTS). If you already have a Degree, you can then go on to do a Postgraduate Teacher Training Course which can either be completed with your University or with a school.

Other Requirements:

  • GCSE qualifications in the core subjects graded A*-C, and A’ Levels or equivalent
  • You need to be able to pass simple numeracy and literacy skills tests
  • You must have work experience with children, which can be completed as part of your qualification
  • A DBS check will be carried out

Getting that Primary Teaching Job

To improve your chances of getting a Primary Teaching Job, Tradewind offer a variety of courses to help people develop their skills and get into teaching. The more experience and training you have, the more desirable you will be. Tradewind are here to help every step of the way, so get in touch to find out more about what we offer. We have dedicated offices in BirminghamBristolHullLondonManchesterNottinghamPrestonSheffield and more, who are here to help.

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