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Teacher - Year 6

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Teacher - Year 6

We are seeking a driven and benevolent Year 6 teacher to join a dedicated primary school in Aylesbury committed to providing excellence in education and fostering a supportive learning environment. This is a rewarding opportunity to make a significant impact on the lives of pupils with preparing for their next step of secondary school and contribute to their overall development.

Responsibilities:

  1. Curriculum Leadership:
    • Lead the planning, delivery, and assessment of engaging and challenging lessons for Year 6 pupils, ensuring alignment with the national curriculum and school objectives.
    • Implement innovative teaching strategies and resources to enhance pupil learning and attainment in preparation for Key Stage 2 assessments.
  2. Academic Support and Intervention:
    • Provide targeted support and intervention for pupils who require additional assistance in achieving their academic goals, particularly in areas such as English and mathematics.
    • Monitor pupil progress closely through ongoing assessment and data analysis, adapting teaching strategies as necessary to meet the needs of individual learners.
  3. Preparation for Key Stage 2 Assessments:
    • Prepare Year 6 pupils thoroughly for Key Stage 2 SATs examinations, delivering comprehensive revision sessions and practice assessments to ensure readiness and confidence.
  4. Classroom Management and Behavioural Support:
    • Establish and maintain a positive and structured classroom environment conducive to learning and academic achievement.
    • Implement effective behaviour management strategies to promote positive behaviour and foster a culture of respect and responsibility among pupils.
  5. Collaboration and Leadership:
    • Collaborate with colleagues, including teaching assistants and support staff, to share best practices and resources for enhancing teaching and learning in Year 6.
    • Provide leadership and mentorship to less experienced teachers and support staff, offering guidance and support as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the UK.
  • Extensive experience teaching in Key Stage 2, with a focus on Year 6, and a proven track record of delivering outstanding results.
  • Thorough knowledge of the national curriculum, assessment frameworks, and Key Stage 2 SATs examinations.
  • Strong leadership and organisational skills, with the ability to lead and inspire a team of educators.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage effectively with pupils, colleagues, and parents/guardians.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary package commensurate with experience and qualifications.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Supportive leadership team and collaborative work environment.
  • Making a significant impact on the academic and personal development of pupils in a rewarding educational setting.

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