PPA Teacher

Empowering Learning
Daventry, UK
09 Jun 2019
21 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
PPA Teacher

The Role

We are seeking to appoint enthusiastic PPA Teachers.

Working alongside a supportive leadership team, friendly students and parents, you will deliver the national curriculum to classes providing a refreshing and motivational approach to your class.

The teacher will be required to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and follow school policies and the staff code of conduct.


· Plan and teach well-structured lessons to assigned classes, following the school's plans, curriculum and schemes of work

· Assess, monitor, record and report on the learning needs, progress and achievements of assigned pupils, making accurate and productive use of assessment

· Adapt teaching to respond to the strengths and needs of pupils

· Set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge pupils

· Promote good progress and outcomes by pupils

· Demonstrate good subject and curriculum knowledge

· Participate in arrangements for preparing pupils for external tests

Whole-school organisation, strategy and development

· Contribute to the development, implementation and evaluation of the school's policies, practices and procedures, so as to support the school's values and vision

· Make a positive contribution to the wider life and ethos of the school

· Work with others on curriculum and pupil development to secure co-ordinated outcomes

· Provide cover, in the unforeseen circumstance that another teacher is unable to teach

Health, safety and discipline

· Promote the safety and wellbeing of pupils

· Maintain good order and discipline among pupils, managing behaviour effectively to ensure a good and safe learning environment

Professional development

· Take part in the school's appraisal procedures

· Take part in further training and development in order to improve own teaching

· Where appropriate, take part in the appraisal and professional development of others


· Communicate effectively with pupils, parents/carers and colleagues

Working with colleagues and other relevant professionals

· Collaborate and work with colleagues and other relevant professionals within and beyond the school

· Develop effective professional relationships with colleagues

· Liaise closely with class teachers to ensure continuity of lessons

Personal and professional conduct

· Uphold public trust in the profession and maintain high standards of ethics and behaviour, within and outside school

· Have proper and professional regard for the ethos, policies and practices of the school, and maintain high standards of attendance and punctuality

· Understand and act within the statutory frameworks setting out their professional duties and responsibilities

Please note that this is illustrative of the general nature and level of responsibility of the role. It is not a comprehensive list of all tasks that the teacher will carry out. The postholder may be required to do other duties appropriate to the level of the role, as directed by the headteacher or line manager.

What we're looking for

Ideally an individual with a background working across all Primary Key Stages.

We are seeking candidates with excellent communication skills who can form and maintain positive working relationships with a wide range of young people and their families, well developed listening skills, and exceptional organisational skills to meet potentially conflicting deadlines and work without close supervision. Working in a team collaboratively to share ideas and achieve objectives is also a must for this role.

Why work for us?

This is an excellent opportunity for you to join our friendly and dedicated support team. In return we will promise you a stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and where you will have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression as well as a competitive rate of pay.

Empowering Learning Ltd is a committed Equal Opportunities Employer and therefore will not discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, ethnicity, disability or sexual orientation. Please note that successful applicants will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS check via the Disclosure and Barring Service

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