Situated on the outskirts of Knutsford and bordering Warrington, High Legh is a happy, warm and friendly village school which takes children from the age of 3 – 11 years.
Our motto is ‘learning for life’ as we believe that whatever children’s interests, passions or skills, instilling a love of learning is the most important thing we can do and we provide the children with opportunities for children to be inspired. Developing the right knowledge, skills and attitudes to enable our pupils to become motivated, passionate and resilient learners is at our heart. We want our children to grow and develop and to be confident life long learners and active citizens.
Our school is looking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic class teacher in Year 3; in the first instance temporarily with the prospect of becoming a permanent position. The successful applicant will join a team of committed and supportive colleagues, all of whom are dedicated to the future development of the school on its journey to excellence.
The successful candidate will need: • The ability to inspire children with enthusiasm and a love of learning • To plan, prepare and present engaging lessons that cater for the needs of the whole ability range within their class • To organise the classroom environment to encourage a positive learning experience full of practical opportunities to support children’s learning • To take responsibility for the progress of all children in his/her class with the ability to reflect on data and plan appropriate intervention with the support of our SENCO • To embed positive behaviour strategies within his/her classroom practice • To provide high quality marking and feedback which enables all children to understand their next steps • To demonstrate an instinctive awareness of children’s wellbeing • To be a highly effective communicator • To show a willingness to run an extra-curricular activity • To keep up to date with changes and developments in education
- We offer: • A welcoming and inclusive school • A supportive team of staff • Commitment to your professional development • An opportunity to work in a beautiful area supported by a wonderful community