An outstanding infant school in Dulwich are currently looking for an experienced reception teacher to join their school from the summer term.
In this role you will be taking over from two teachers who currently share one of the reception classes at the school. Both teachers are pregnant and so preparing to take maternity leave. One of the teachers will remain in the school although will be non-classroom based.
Your role will involve teaching the reception class on a full-time basis. You will work with the year team and the existing part-time class teacher on planning, assessment and report writing. As many pupils in reception have had an unsettling first year in school, it is imperative that you are able to commit to the class until the end of the academic year. Learning is developed through themed based planned activities and play based learning. The school use the ‘read write inc’ phonics programme and you should have good knowledge of this or a similar phonics programme.
This role is offered on a contract basis for the summer term initially, but the contract has the potential to be extended in to the next academic year.
The outstanding Infant school is happy and successful and strives for excellence; ensuring that each child grows socially, academically and spiritually. Christian values are at the heart of the life of the school with children and adults aiming to live out these values and showing them in many practical ways. Children across the school enjoy a range of learning experiences. Sport, arts and music are highly valued at the school. Behaviour is exemplary and there is an ethos of respect. There are strong partnerships with parents to support children’s learning and development. The school is a bright, modern and vibrant learning environment with spaces for outdoor learning. The school is located within a lovely area of Dulwich with excellent transport links.