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Teacher Duties at School Enabling Effective Student Learning

Teacher duties at school
(Source: DFE)

A career teaching, or just a few years is not for everyone. Classroom teacher duties at school are a full or part time challenging role with a lot of learning and preparation outside of classroom contact time. A number of people realise or are told during initial teacher training than they are not suitable for the teaching profession.


Classroom teacher duties at school

You are not just teaching, think about parent contact, paperwork, marking, cover lessons, keeping up with your subject and changes in the curriculum every 2-3 years.

Choosing a teaching career can be rewarding during training and as a fully qualified teacher at a school. There are a number of ways to enter the teaching profession from work based experience & assessment and through the postgraduate teacher training route for people with an undergraduate degree, such as primary or secondary PGCE.


Successful Role as a Teaching Mentor

A successful role as a teaching mentor is a very important in the induction process of newly appointed personnel, teachers from within a school, university or organisation who are taking on a new role. The name of the teacher and the period for a mentor to work with someone should be agreed when the person is appointed a mentor.

A successful teaching mentor is able to form a friendly, supportive and professional relationship. (more…)

Marking Students Work

It is important to use common standards of measuring students’ performance while marking students work for progress as they move through the school.

Where possible, students work should be benchmarked against national or international data as an indication of the school’s relative performance and a consistent marking policy helps. (more…)

Nursery School Jobs in the UK

 Nursery School Jobs, Nursery Teacher Jobs, Early Years Nursery Jobs

Teachers who work in nursery school jobs provide learning to children before attending primary school at 5 years. Pre school jobs as a nursery nurse or teacher from 2-5 years olds help to develop a child’s speech, reading skills and confidence in an early year’s school normally for a few hours per day.

A qualified nursery school teachers job is to work with nursery assistants, nurses, and the nursery manager to deliver learning to a group of children. Accepting nursery teaching jobs as a qualified nursery teacher at an early learning school, you are expected to plan, deliver imaginative lessons and adapt plans for effective lessons to mix groups of nursery school children.


Recruitment Agency Supply Teaching

The choice of teaching supply can be an advantage for some or a disadvantage for other teachers. Recruitment agency supply teaching has a place in today’s schools to cover a teacher that is not in the classroom.  A three-way partnership between a school, teacher and the supply teaching agency supply teaching is a short term gap to fill a post due to a teacher’s absence. (more…)

Classroom Display Boards Ideas

A school environment, and in particular, classroom display boards should be a secure and stimulating area in which students work is shown on display boards throughout the school age range. Notice board ideas for school can be taken from student work, competitions and notices about clubs & activates. (more…)