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KS1 Specialist

Job Description

KS1 Specialist - Primary School

Position: KS1 Specialist
Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire
Start Date: September 2024
Contract Type: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: Competitive, based on experience and qualifications

About Us: We are a vibrant and inclusive primary school situated in the heart of Kettering. Our mission is to provide a nurturing and stimulating environment where every child can thrive and reach their full potential. We are committed to delivering a high-quality education that fosters creativity, curiosity, and a love for learning.

Job Description: We are seeking a passionate and dedicated KS1 Specialist to join our dynamic team in September 2024. The successful candidate will have a thorough understanding of the KS1 curriculum and a proven track record of delivering engaging and effective lessons. You will be responsible for creating a supportive and encouraging learning atmosphere, catering to the individual needs of each student.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, prepare, and deliver outstanding lessons in line with the KS1 curriculum.
  • Assess and record pupils' progress systematically and keep records to check work is understood and completed.
  • Provide a stimulating classroom environment where resources can be accessed appropriately by all pupils.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues to plan and coordinate activities and share best practices.
  • Foster a positive and inclusive classroom culture that encourages student participation and engagement.
  • Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers about their child's progress and development.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified Teacher Status with experience teaching KS1.
  • A strong understanding of the KS1 curriculum and child development.
  • Excellent classroom management skills.
  • Ability to create and maintain a positive, inclusive learning environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Commitment to continuous professional development.

Application Process: To apply, please submit your CV. We encourage early applications as we reserve the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found.