Full Time - Form Teacher (Junior School), Reading

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The Abbey School ReadingReading

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The salary, according to qualifications and experience, follows the state Standard Scale, including Upper Pay Spine 1 – 3, enhanced by The Abbey School Allowance.
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

The Abbey Junior School – Form Teacher –permanent; full-time 

The Abbey School is a selective girls’ school which prides itself at every stage on its high standards in all areas of pastoral care, the curriculum and beyond.  The Junior School (currently approx 360 girls) is located a short distance from the Senior School and is very well resourced. Our dedicated and creative staff and well behaved and enthusiastic pupils, make it an excellent environment in which committed teachers can flourish and contribute in their individual ways to a varied and colourful curricular and extra-curricular programme. There is a nurturing, vibrant and purposeful atmosphere where girls are keen to learn and to succeed.  

We seek a committed, enthusiastic and confident form teacher, who is keen to be part of a vibrant learning community, to join our staff team 

This post would suit a dynamic teacher with a secure knowledge of the primary curriculum. A firm commitment to helping our girls to grow in confidence, skills and knowledge within a caring, nurturing environment is essential. This is an exciting opportunity for a dedicated and energetic teacher, with excellent classroom practice and high expectations. The successful candidate will need to be a self-aware, reflective and caring professional with high expectations of pupil attainment and be able to form excellent relationships with parents, pupils and colleagues. Experience of the independent sector would be an advantage. We have specialist teachers for Music, PE, Science, MFL, Drama and Computing with Form Teachers teaching the remainder of the curriculum.

Salary and Benefits

The salary, according to qualifications and experience, follows the state Standard Scale, including Upper Pay Spine 1 – 3, enhanced by The Abbey School Allowance.

Teachers are members of the State Teachers’ Pension Scheme.

Lunch will be provided.

Closing date for applications: 9am Friday 16 March

Interviews to be held: Wednesday 21 March

Interviews will only be arranged following our receipt of a completed application form.

For enquires please contact:  recruitment@theabbey.co.uk 

Job location

More about The Abbey School Reading
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: 17 Kendrick Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 5DZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9872256
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The Abbey School is an independent, all-through day school for girls in Reading, Berkshire. There are around 1,105 girls on the school roll, between the ages of 3 and 18. 

The Abbey School was founded in 1887 and moved to its current site in 190...