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Year 1 Teacher

Job Description

We are looking for a Year 1 Teacher to start in September.

This is full-time and based in a Bedford primary school.

As a Year 1 Teacher, you'll play a crucial role in shaping the early learning experiences of our pupils. This position offers an exciting opportunity to foster a love of learning, support students' development, and lay the foundation for their future academic success.

The ideal candidate will have experience working with early years as a Teacher, have 6 months + experience (could be placement experience) and to have excellent understanding of the curriculum.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and age-appropriate lessons that align with the Year 1 curriculum.
  • Create a nurturing and inclusive classroom environment where all pupils feel valued and supported.
  • Implement effective teaching strategies to cater to the diverse needs and learning styles of pupils.
  • Assess pupil progress and provide constructive feedback to support their learning and development.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and parents to ensure a holistic approach to pupil education and well-being.
  • Foster positive relationships with pupils, promoting their social, emotional, and academic growth.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) with experience teaching in Key Stage 1, preferably Year 1.
  • Excellent knowledge of the Year 1 curriculum and understanding of early childhood development.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • Creativity and adaptability to create engaging and interactive learning experiences.
  • Commitment to ongoing professional development and a passion for lifelong learning.


  • Competitive Pay
  • Flexible working (for supply only)
  • Designated Recruitment Consultant to find the right school and role for you
  • Wide opportunity in job roles and progression roles

If you're ready to inspire and empower young learners in Year 1, we'd love to hear from you! Apply now to join our team and make a difference in the lives of our students.

If this position isn't quite what you are looking for, please still get in touch to discuss other available roles. Alternatively, if you know of someone who may be interested, we offer £250 as a referral scheme.

If you have not received a response within 7 working days, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. For other available positions, please refer to our website.

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