Reception Class Teacher (Maternity Cover), Ridgeway, The Thicket, Maidenhead, SL6 3QE

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Claires Court SchoolsRidgeway, The Thicket, Maidenhead, SL6 3QE

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Start date: 2 January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

We have an exciting opportunity for an excellent Reception Class Teacher to join our Junior Boys’ School from January 2018. This is a full-time temporary post to cover maternity leave and may be required for up to 12 months. As an experienced practitioner you’ll be committed to raising standards at all levels; delivering excellent lessons and enthusing pupils through your passion for teaching.

To be successful in this role, you must be:-

  • Suitably qualified with QTS obtained in either Foundation Stage or Key Stage 1
  • An excellent practitioner with experience teaching Reception
  • Passionate in using your knowledge of current theory and practice in teaching and learning so to provide highly effective curriculum delivery
  • An effective team player, willing to participate fully in the School’s extra-curricular programme and wider school life
  • Engaged with the School's ethos, thinking creatively and reflectively within an open, honest and hardworking team.

Above all you need to like children, to want the very best for them and be prepared to put their needs first. You recognise the importance of educating the whole child – including all learners – and achieving high standards, within a creative, broad and innovative curriculum.

In return we offer a positive working environment, with supportive colleagues and regular opportunities for professional development and training. We expect all of our staff to engage in pedagogical reflection and development, and to contribute to on-going improvements in learning and curriculum design and delivery.

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More about Claires Court Schools
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 18 years
Address: 1 College Avenue, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1628 327700
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Claires Court Schools are proprietarily owned and operated by Hugh and James Wilding. For those who like their historical facts, Claires Court first opened its doors as a preparatory school in September 1960 led by David and Josephine Wilding – paren...