Qualified Teacher of the Deaf – Maternity leave – one year fixed term contract – Kingsbury Green PS

Closes 16.05.21

Kingsbury Green is a community school for children aged 3– 11. We serve a diverse, multi-cultural community, valuing the richness our local area brings to the school. We put learning at the heart of everything we do, to ensure our children gain both the academic skills and social skills to become global citizens. Our children love to learn in many ways and show this through their impeccable learning behaviour, willingness to take risks and to take on responsibility and leadership roles.
At Kingsbury Green Primary School, the Total Communication Base (TCB) for hearing impaired/ deaf children is an additionally resourced provision with 18 full time places. The TCB meets the needs of deaf children through the whole primary phase in the Early Years Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2. Children are taught in the TCB for half a day and receive specialist teaching by qualified Teachers of the Deaf to develop reading, writing and mathematics. Please see further information about the TCB here: TOTALCOMMUNICATIONBASE

In seeking to join the TCB base at Kingsbury Green Primary school you are demonstrating your ambition to join us on our journey to offer all children a rich and inspiring learning experience.
Our vision is to inspire curiosity in our learners and to deepen knowledge whilst giving them the tools to thrive academically and socially.
You should have the skills to adapt learning to the needs of your pupils in ways that shows your own engagement with world affairs, the arts, sciences and changes in technology around us.
We are looking to appoint a highly effective teacher to
– Inspire learning in our children across THE WHOLE curriculum
– Work co-operatively across their year and the wider school team
– To demonstrate outstanding skills in assessment of learning and the skills to create the learning journeys children need
– Influence and inspire colleagues to be highly effective
– Become an effective member of the TCB (Total Communication Base) team in teaching and support, ensuring the highest possible standards are achieved, children are motivated, inspired and happy learners and help to ensure the TCB operates together as an effective team with consistent practice.
– Help TCB colleagues to ensure Deaf Awareness remains as a strength across the whole school
We need genuine collaborators, with the interests and skills to develop greatness in themselves and others. You will collaborate in year teams, faculties and through your coaching relationships.
You will be able to develop an innovative curriculum rooted in relevant and real world issues.
You will be confident to manage complex pastoral matters working actively with families.
We are interested in staff who want to develop new approaches and who look for solutions.
We want to work with people whose mind-set is ambitious and forward looking. For example people who use research and EduTwitter to successfully shape and inform their work
We believe children should be working harder than staff and teachers should work smart. We invest in technology to support teaching and learning and will never ask you to do tasks that create unnecessary workload.
We know practice makes perfect so repeated practice to improve teaching is coached and guided by our expert instructional leaders
We can offer you
A happy, caring school with an inclusive ethos
A fully supported induction process
An opportunity to use your skills and develop professionally
A happy and motivated team of friendly teachers to work with
A large, well-resourced classroom, great facilities and a generous budget
An exciting, well organised environment in which to work
A supportive and experienced administrative and management team

How to apply

How to apply
Read the job description and person specification carefully.
Complete the application form either electronically or print it off and hand write it. Application Form:http://kingsburygreenprimaryschool.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/Teacher-Application-Form.doc
Ensure your supporting statement relates to the competencies outlined in the person specification.
Email your competed application to Ms Bindu Sillars (School Business Manager) office1@kgreen.brent.sch.uk or send by post: Recruitment, c/o Kingsbury Green Primary School, Old Kenton Lane, London, NW9 9ND
To download a job pack, please follow this link: http://kingsburygreenprimaryschool.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2021/04/SEN-Teacher-Maternity-Cover.pdf

Please note: Rolling applications and interviews- early application is encouraged as jobs may be filled before the deadline

Closing Date: 8.00am Monday 17th May 2021
Interviews: From Tuesday 19th May 2021

Kingsbury Green Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment.
References will be taken up for all short-listed candidates prior to interview. All successful candidates are required to have an Enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from both men and women of all ages from any background and from candidates with disabilities.