Class Teacher or Instructor

Location South London
Discipline: Education
Job type: Permanent
Contact email:
Job ref: J5751
Startdate: 13/06/2024

Blackstone Recruitment are working with a provider of education for children and young people with special educational needs and disabilities who are recruiting for a Class Teacher or Instructor for one of their schools in South London.

Please see details below for the full job advert:

Job Title: Class Teacher or Instructor

Location: South London

Hours: 40 hours per week

Salary: Up to £40,000

The role: 

They’re currently looking to recruit a Class Teacher or Instructor to join their team.


Successful candidate is likely to demonstrate the following:

  • Liaison with the teaching and non-teaching staff of the school, Governors, Parents, Children, Advisers and other Professionals.
  • Take responsibility for a class of children determined on an annual basis by the Headteacher and in accordance with the duties listed below.
  • To carry out the professional duties covered by the latest School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document. The postholder will be expected to undertake duties in line with the professional standards for qualified teachers and uphold the professional code of the General Teaching Council for England.
  • Teach a class of pupils, and ensure that planning, preparation, recording, assessment and reporting meet their varying learning and social needs; Maintain the positive ethos and core values of the school, both inside and outside the classroom.
  • Promote the school’s mission statement ‘We Care, Value and Challenge Everyone, Everyday” to ensure Inclusion, Independence and Self Worth for ALL Contribute to constructive team building amongst teaching and non-teaching staff, parents and governors Please note that duties will vary, and you will be expected to contribute to the overall aims of the school when required.
  • Implement agreed school policies and guidelines. Support initiatives decided by the Headteacher and staff.
  • Plan appropriately to meet the needs of all pupils, through differentiation of tasks. Be able to set clear targets, based on prior attainment, for pupils’ learning.
  • Provide a stimulating classroom environment, where resources can be accessed appropriately by all pupils.
  • Keep appropriate and efficient records, integrating formative and summative assessment into planning.
  • Work with school leaders to track the progress of individual children and intervene where pupils are not making progress.
  • Report to parents on the development, progress and attainment of pupils.
  • Promote the school’s code of conduct amongst pupils, in accordance with the school's behaviour policy.
  • Participate in meetings which relate to the school's management, curriculum, administration or organisation.
  • Communicate and co-operate with specialists from outside agencies.
  • Make effective use of ICT to enhance learning and teaching.
  • Lead, organise and direct support staff within the classroom.
  • Participate in the performance management system for the appraisal of their own performance, or that of other teachers.

  • Skills & Qualifications: -
  • Educated to degree level
  • Qualified teacher status either in the UK or if not in own country combined with a desire to achieve English QTS.
  • Will have had some experience of teaching in an environment through trainee placements or FT employment pupils with additional needs or SEND.
  • Must have a sound knowledge of the National Curriculum Orders for all the subjects for Key Stage 2 and 1.
  • An understanding of the National Literacy and Numeracy Strategies as well as the SEND Strategy.
  • Knowledge of effective strategies to include, and meet the needs of, all pupils in particular underachieving groups of pupils, pupils with FSM, PP & SEN.
  • A teacher with sound ICT knowledge and skills relating to the class teaching, able to demonstrate the effective use of ICT to enhance the learning and teaching

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