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Key Stage 2 Teacher

Newcastle High School for GirlsNewcastle upon Tyne

Based at our Junior School (Nursery to Year 6), Chapman House, Sandyford Park, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2 1TA

We wish to appoint a talented, enthusiastic and committed Key Stage 2 teacher in our superbly appointed Nursery to Year 6 setting. 

The successful applicant will contribute to providing a first-class education for our pupils by teaching with expertise, confidence and enthusiasm, having regard to the curriculum; planning and teaching challenging, well-organised lessons and sequences of lessons; informed by secure knowledge and sound pedagogy.  

The appointed person will also offer tailored support to the learning of individual pupils; support consistent delivery of the school’s pastoral aims; and will play a key role in supporting the school’s extensive co and extra-curricular provision.

Full details of the responsibilities for this role can be found with the job description provided.

About the School

NHSG is a leading, selective, academic, independent day school. Our girls are ambitious, bright, enthusiastic and eager to learn and we offer a warm and supportive community.  Our junior setting boasts superb facilities and occupies a 5 acre historic site within the conservation woodland of Sandyford Park in Jesmond, a vibrant and leafy suburb, close to the City Centre and with excellent transport links.  As part of the Girls’ Day School Trust (GDST), the UK’s leading network of independent girls’ schools, we offer a variety of benefits, including:

  • Competitive rate of pay and conditions
  • Membership of the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • Access to the extensive GDST central training and development programme
  • Training grants for obtaining further qualifications
  • Discounted fees for children at GDST schools
  • Free lunches during term time
  • Interest free loans for travel season tickets and personal computer equipment
  • A bike to work scheme
  • A great working environment, atmosphere and location

For further details and to apply please click the apply button.

Closing date: Wednesday 19th May 2021 (12 noon) but early applications are welcomed. 

Interviews will take place during week commencing 24th May 2021.

The GDST is committed to diversity, inclusion and real change: a family where every individual is valued, respected and included.

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.

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