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Year 2 Teacher Jobs

​Teaching Jobs in Year 2 Classes

During Year 2 the teacher will prepare children for the the Key Stage 1 (KS1) end of year attainment tests known as SATS to assess maths and reading. The final year of KS1 will see your pupils being encouraged to work more independently. At this age, most children will have improved their ability to coordinate movement and their language/speech will be increasingly complex and grammatically correct.

Mathematics in Year 2 focuses on the 2, 5 and 10 times-tables. Children in Year 2 will learn to add and subtract with two-digit and one-digit numbers. They will learn multiplication and division facts for the 2, 5 and 10 times-tables. In fractions, they will find 1/3, 1/4 1/2 and 3/4 of a shape or a quantity of objects. They will study measures, including weight, capacity and length, and they will learn to tell the time to five minutes.

In English, the children will continue to work on the phonics they have learned in Year 1, aiming to read words by sight without having to sound them out individually. They will learn further spelling patterns and rules, and begin to apply those in their writing. They will look at the possessive apostrophe, homophones and near homophones and suffixes.

Kent

If you are looking to work in Kent schools as teacher or teaching assistant we can help. Protocol Education works with schools across the county to help schools fill jobs for teachers and teaching assistants.

We can help you find:

  • Jobs in Sevenoaks Schools

  • Jobs in Dartford Schools

  • Jobs in Tonbridge and Malling Schools

  • Jobs in Medway Schools

  • Jobs in Maidstone Schools

  • Jobs in Tunbridge Wells Schools

  • Jobs in Swale Schools

  • Jobs in Ashford Schools

  • Jobs in Canterbury Schools

  • Jobs in Folkestone and Hythe Schools

  • Jobs in Thanet Schools

  • Jobs in Dover Schools