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Teacher (Middle and Upper School Years 5-8)

Edge GroveHertfordshire

We are seeking to appoint a motivated and energetic teacher to join our Middle and Upper School.  Candidates should have an interest in teaching Maths and/or English to Years 5 to 8.  This is a full-time role.

The successful candidate will be part of a dedicated team of teachers in the Middle and Upper Schools, with a primary focus on teaching Maths and English.

Teaching staff will:

● Carry out teaching duties as required and in accordance with the school’s schemes of work and National Curriculum guidelines.

● Plan and deliver high quality lessons and liaise with colleagues to deliver lessons in a collaborative way.

● Work with Learning Assistants and class teachers to ensure the best outcomes for all children.

● Teach according to the educational needs of the pupils assigned to him/her, including setting and marking work considered desirable for the good performance of the pupils in terms of academic and social development.

● Seek to motivate, support and stretch pupils to achieve their full potential.

● Demonstrate exemplary classroom practice.

● Take responsibility for a group of pupils as their tutor and deliver PHSE as directed by the Head of PHSE.

● Expand one’s knowledge, understanding and skills by keeping up to date with recent education initiatives and literature.

● Contribute to the review of appropriate policies and procedures.

● Monitor the condition and safe use of classroom equipment and facilities.

● Follow standard, ‘whole school’ agreed policies.

● Work with parents to enable them to understand the teaching programme, pupil assessment and how to help their children progress.

Staff must have a willingness to contribute to the co-curriculum life of the School.

The full Applicant Information Pack is available here:

Interviews will be on site and you will have an opportunity to see the school environment during an interview.

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