Graduate Teacher

Fixed Term, 12 month contract. 30 hours per week, term time only plus INSET days.
Required 2nd September 2019.


Growing Greatness

We aim to provide outstanding educational opportunities that develop happy, confident pupils, who have the skills to be successful lifelong learners and are able to fulfil their ambitions. 

We will nurture each individual and help them to grow in greatness.

The governors at Whiteknights are seeking to appoint a high quality graduate considering a career in teaching and looking to gain some school experience first. You will be paid as a grade 5 Higher-level Teaching Assistant (FTE £21,589–£23,836, pro-rated £15,036–£16,595). You will be required to work 30 hours per week and will work term-time only plus INSET days. You will be assigned a mentor and will initially observe lessons taught by our excellent teaching staff. You will gradually start teaching or co-teach your own classes and may be required to cover absence of the class teacher.

The successful applicant will be:

  • Interested in a career in teaching;
  • Committed to raising standards of achievement;
  • A good communicator with both children and colleagues;
  • Committed to developing a stimulating classroom in order to maximise learning;
  • Educated to degree level.

The school can offer you:

  • Happy and positive children and colleagues;
  • A well-resourced learning environment;
  • Opportunities for Continuing Professional Development;
  • A strong appraisal process to further develop your skills as a teacher;
  • An effective partnership with parents, governors and the local community;
  • An experienced team of staff able to support you in becoming a teacher through teach direct, should you wish to do so.

Interviews will be conducted as soon as you have been short-listed.

School visits are welcomed; please telephone the school office for an appointment. Application forms and further information are available by email at the above address, or from https://tinyurl.com/yywcn9bp

Please send applications to finance@whiteknights.wokingham.sch.uk.

www.whiteknights.wokingham.sch.uk
Twitter: @WokinghamKnight


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position requires an enhanced CRB disclosure.

Whiteknights Primary School

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Whiteknights Primary School
Fairlawn Green
Shinfield Rise
Reading
Berkshire
RG2 8EP
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The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position requires an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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