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Class Teacher - IA


Required September 2021

Pay range:  MPS

Situated on the outskirts of Chesham, Ivingswood Academy is a happy, warm and friendly school which takes children from the age of 3 – 11.

The school is looking to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic class teacher.  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 Inclusion Manager
  • 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 
  • On-site accommodation in School House at Chesham Grammar School
  • An opportunity to work in an area of outstanding natural beauty, 30 minutes from London   

For an application pack please see documents below.  Completed applications should be emailed to:

Closing date for applications:  Midday, Monday 14 June 2021