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OTT and Second. Seeking a long term post in a primary school.

Discussion in 'Jobseekers' started by SoniaMaudslay, Jan 29, 2011.

  1. SoniaMaudslay

    SoniaMaudslay New commenter

    Dear Theo,
    I am an OTT and a secondary teacher that has been doing supply in primary schools around London for more than a year now.
    Yesterday I registered with an agency that just deals with long term/perm posts and I was told that my chances of getting a long term/perm in a primary school are very low, if not impossible as I don't tick the boxes (to be british and UK primary trained) schools look for in a teacher.
    I've been attending CPD courses to show schools how focused I am in all the aspects of primary teaching and have had very good feedbacks from a lot of the schools I went to.
    I am a very committed and passionate teacher but apparently it doesn't seem to be enough to get the long term position I am seeking so much.
    I value your opinion very much, so I would like to thank you in advanced for your advice.
    Supply Teacher
    r Theo,

     
  2. SoniaMaudslay

    SoniaMaudslay New commenter

    Dear Theo,
    I am an OTT and a secondary teacher that has been doing supply in primary schools around London for more than a year now.
    Yesterday I registered with an agency that just deals with long term/perm posts and I was told that my chances of getting a long term/perm in a primary school are very low, if not impossible as I don't tick the boxes (to be british and UK primary trained) schools look for in a teacher.
    I've been attending CPD courses to show schools how focused I am in all the aspects of primary teaching and have had very good feedbacks from a lot of the schools I went to.
    I am a very committed and passionate teacher but apparently it doesn't seem to be enough to get the long term position I am seeking so much.
    I value your opinion very much, so I would like to thank you in advanced for your advice.
    Supply Teacher
    r Theo,

     

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