Class Teacher - 0.4 - Year 1 / Reception Class
Our committed, supportive and professional team at Gillingham Primary School are seeking an exceptional teacher to join us for two days a week (Wednesdays and Thursdays) in our EYFS/KS1 team.
This is a rare opportunity to come and work in our highly inclusive and well-resourced school, where we pride ourselves on our care and commitment to every child and family.
Our ideal colleague will be someone who has:
• Recent experience in Year 1 and/or Reception
• Good knowledge and understanding of how young children learn
• A willingness to work hard and to go the extra mile
• Great communication skills and a team-player mind-set
• Knowledge and experience of special educational needs
• High expectations of themselves and others
This is a fixed term contract starting on 22nd February or 19th April and ending on 23rd July 2021.
Newly Qualified Teachers are welcome to apply.
The school is committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of all children in its care, candidates will be asked to demonstrate an understanding of safeguarding children, and complete an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.
Our school values diversity of our workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
Due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, we are not currently welcoming visitors to our school. For an informal conversation about the position, please telephone or email the school office to arrange.
Please apply online at www.dorsetforyou.com/vacancies
For further details, including the person specification, visit our website at: www.gillinghamprimary.dorset.sch.uk
Closing Date: Midnight Wednesday 27th January 2021
Interview Date: Wednesday 3rd February 2021
Gillingham Primary School