4 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    6 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS (including Inner London Allowance)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our pupils are looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated teachers with high expectations of children who will:

  • carry out the professional duties of a Main Grade Teacher under the Teacher’s Contract ensuring the education and welfare of all pupils

  • share the school’s aims, values and curriculum

  • share in the responsibility for the well-being and behaviour of all pupils

  • promote good relationships with parents and the community

What the school offers its staff

  • We are an Ofsted Outstanding school (December 2022)
  • We are an Apple Regional Training Centre and technology is an important part of our school
  • We are well resourced with an attractive outdoor environment and are keen to continue and enhance your professional development
  • Career progression for our staff is a high priority

Commitment to safeguarding

At Heronsgate Primary School the health, safety and wellbeing of every child is our top priority. We expect all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment to safeguarding our pupils. Our school has policies and procedures in place to deal with safeguarding issues, such as a strict selection and recruitment process for staff and regular volunteers. All candidates must be willing to undergo an enhanced DBS check. We will not accept applicants who are not suitable to work with children and young people.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to ea@heronsgate.greenwich.sch.uk

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Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Heronsgate Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
800 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 8317 0809

Heronsgate is a popular outstanding 4-form entry primary school with a campus in West Thamesmead and one in Woolwich, opposite the Royal Arsenal development. “This is an exceptional school. Staff and pupils are fully committed to the school’s aim which is ‘to discover and realise the genius in everyone’. Staff said that they appreciate the training and support they receive and that leaders care about their well-being. One member of staff spoke for many when they stated, ‘I would not want to work anywhere else’.” Ofsted, December 2022 We are well resourced with an attractive outdoor environment and are keen to continue and enhance your professional development. Career progression for our staff is a high priority.

Arranging a visit to Heronsgate Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ea@heronsgate.greenwich.sch.uk.

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