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KS2 Class Teacher - Winterbourne Valley VA First School

Salary details: £23720 - £35008

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Dorset Council
Occupational group
Salary details
Teachers Main Scale
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
Mrs Rachel Horne
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Contact telephone
01305 889297
Closing Date
02 June 2019 05:00 PM
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We are looking for a Keystage 2 teacher with a strong vocational commitment to improving the life and chances of our children in Years 3 and 4 with engaging and inspiring teaching. You would be responsible for teaching and learning in our small KS2 class (approx 20 children).

The candidate we are looking for will:

i.          Have a good knowledge of the National Curriculum and an understanding of how children learn best.

ii.         Be enthusiastic, passionate, creative, disciplined and energetic.

iii.       Be an excellent learner and pursue continuing development as a leader through a commitment to on-going professional development and appraisal.

iv.        Demonstrate and believe in high expectations and aspirations for all learners at the school.

v.         Be committed to all children and play a full part in the life of our school and be willing to go the ‘extra mile’.

vi.        Be aligned to and actively promote our values.

vii.       Be fully committed to the school’s vision and support the Headteacher in achieving this.

viii.     Have a clear understanding of expectations set for pupils’ progress

ix.        Ideally be interested in leading the school in the following areas: maths, ICT or Humanities.

We can offer:

•           children with good attitudes and dispositions to learning, supported by positive parents.

•           access to on-going professional development, training and appraisal.

•           the chance to work as part of our friendly, professional and dedicated staff team; committed to high standards.

•           a school passionate about the provision of an broad, exciting, engaging and inspiring curriculum to motivate, enthuse and engage learners.

•           being part of DASP: a renowned partnership of schools.


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We are committed to safeguarding the safety and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to have Disclosure and Barring Service check (formally CRB) in line with the Government’s safer recruitment guidelines. We value the diversity of our workforce and welcome applications from all sections of the community. Winterbourne Valley CE VA First School is committed to equal opportunities.