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Full-Time KS1 Teacher - LS17

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Job description

A Year 1 teacher who can start full-time work after Christmas is needed for a primary school in Leeds. If you think you’re the person for the job then continue reading to find out more!

The role is maternity cover for the current teacher initially until the end of this academic year. The school want someone in the Leeds area who has experience of teaching in KS1 classes, particularly with knowledge of Phonics teaching programmes. The school received ‘Good’ in its last Ofsted and are looking for staff who can push them closer towards outstanding, particularly by raising the attainment of the most disadvantaged children in the class.

The school is a pleasant place to work with polite children, but someone with good behaviour management is needed to maintain the already high standards set by the school. As the school is one form entry, the school need someone who is independent-minded and experienced enough to be trusted with the class without too much guidance.   

As the role is longer term, the school want a teacher who they can rely upon throughout the year and has some experience in teaching a class for a long period of time. The school favour vibrant and engaging staff who can fill the classroom with their personality, as this is the atmosphere the children are used to.

Preferences for this role:

  • Able to travel to LS17
  • Available full-time until July
  • Experience of KS1 teaching
  • Knowledge of year 1 Phonics programmes
  • Good behaviour management
  • Independent-minded
  • Vibrant and engaging teaching style

This role is full-time with a competitive salary, with relevant PPA time allocated.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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