EYFS Teacher

EYFS Teacher
  • £29,915 - £41,136 per year
  • Permanent
  • Waltham Forest, London, England E17 5DP Waltham Forest London South Holland E17 5DP
Job Ref: CW17052021KS1W
Sector: Nursery and Early Years
Date Added: 17 May 2021
  • EYFS
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • September 2021 start
  • M1-M6 Outer London pay scale

This Ofsted rated 'Good' Primary Academy in Waltham Forest, is an inclusive learning environment committed to engaging and inspiring pupils, providing them with a first-class education helping them to achieve their full potential.

To apply email your CV to clairewelch@careerteachers.co.uk

General skills

  • Sound knowledge of a variety of teaching methods and the ability to design lessons
  • The ability to communicate with and inspire children of all abilities
  • The ability to hold a child's interest and encourage them to be excited about learning
  • A dedicated interest in child learning
  • A dedication to creating the best conditions and environment for learning
  • The ability to work well with others
  • A flexible and open to change attitude
  • A commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Good organisational skills
  • A positive outlook and ability to inspire positivity in others
  • The ability to use a computer and the primary office software packages competently, including Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint and online register systems

To be a good fit for a Primary Teacher role you will need to be:

  • Supportive and understanding.
  • Motivational and engaging.
  • Energetic and enthusiastic.
  • Empathetic and compassionate

Main Duties/Responsibilities

  • Plan appropriate and effective lessons ensuring all pupils are learning to the best of their ability. Engaging pupils throughout each class period encouraging them to listen, answer questions and complete set tasks or group work
  • Plan your lessons to meet the national guidance set out by the Curriculum for Excellence
  • Keep up to date with changes and developments to the national teaching curriculum
  • Work with colleagues to plan and coordinate lessons
  • Teach whole-class lessons, work with small groups and run practical activities using various learning and teaching strategies appropriate for pupils, lesson topic and objectives
  • Motivate your class with enthusiastic and creative schemes of work using different methods of teaching, including group work, whole-class work, demonstrations, experiments and play
  • Direct the work of learning support and Teaching Assistants (TAs)
  • Provide a safe and healthy environment following safeguarding procedures
  • Attend meetings, parent's evenings and teacher training programmes
  • Take responsibility for the academic progress of each pupil
  • Consciously set expectations for pupils' discipline and behaviour in the classroom and around the school
  • Challenge and rectify inappropriate behaviour following the school's behaviour policy
  • Encourage pupils to research topics themselves, helping and supporting individual pupils as required
  • Participate in training and development sessions at the school, partner schools or other training organisations
  • Liaise with parents, senior leaders and external bodies concerning progress, behaviour, child protection and health


  • 5 GCSEs at grades 9 to 4 (A* to C), or equivalent, including English, Maths and Science
  • An Undergraduate Education Degree Or a degree in any subject and a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) or Professional Graduate Diploma in Education (PGDE - Scotland)
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • Previous in-school teaching experience
  • Fluent level of English, both spoken and written

To apply please email a copy of your CV to clairewelch@careerteachers.co.uk or call 02071053499

At Career Teachers we are fully compliant with Agency Worker Regulations, ensuring you receive equal treatment for pay and conditions after a 12 week qualifying period. Please ask for further details.

All quoted rates are inclusive of 12.07% holiday pay.

Important Notice: In order for you to be successful in applying for the above position you should be eligible to work in the UK, or hold a relevant work visa. Safeguarding, quality and integrity are at the heart of what we do. During the application process you are required to:

- Attend an interview in person;

- Give details for us to complete Reference checks;

- Provide an Enhanced DBS disclosure

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within education. We have a policy, as a matter of courtesy, to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion, we encourage you to please apply for any other position that you may see in the future. Thank you. Career Teachers is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its Clients.

Career Teachers
16/07/2021 16:07:10
GBP 29915 41136 year
Contact Consultant:
Claire Welch

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