Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    12 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Teachers Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

Shaftesbury Park Primary School is an award winning, Rights Respecting State School in Battersea and the first school in the UK to be awarded the prestigious LabelfrancEducation quality seal, granted to schools outside France with 'French Bilingual Sections of extremely high quality’. We are looking for determined and talented bilingual teachers from Key Stage 1 to Key Stage 2 who are excellent teachers of the national curriculum, have high expectations of pupil achievement and are excited by our innovative and globally relevant curriculum that prepares children for the challenges of the workplace in an increasingly global future.

You will:

  • Have QTS
  • Be fluent in French and English
  • Be passionate about making a real difference.
  • Be an outstanding practitioner, who is both self-motivated and works well in a team.
  • Enjoy rising to the challenge of being part of a school with a bilingual provision (English/French)
  • Enjoy working with a diverse community.
  • Have a proven track record of pupil progress and closing gaps in attainment.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A forward thinking, ambitious school environment.
  • Fantastic children who are hardworking and keen to learn.
  • A committed staff team.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities.
  • An effective and experienced leadership team with a clear vision of the school’s improvement.
  • Opportunities to lead a curriculum area within the whole school (for the right candidate).

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and can be arranged by contacting Mrs Christine Imms (School Business Manager) on 02072283652 or at info@shaftesburypark.wandsworth.sch.uk.

Further details about the role

An Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or from the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email info@shaftesburypark.wandsworth.sch.uk or post.

Candidates are advised to submit applications early to avoid disappointment as we reserve the right to close vacancies prior to the advertised closing date.

Closing date: 27 January 2023 (at noon)

Interviews: week commencing 30th January 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

Shaftesbury Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check,

As this role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020, shortlisted candidates will also be required to disclose relevant criminal history.

CVs are not accepted.

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 info@shaftesburypark.wandsworth.sch.uk

Download an application form - 207 KB

Upload additional documents

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

About Shaftesbury Park Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
391 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Arranging a visit to Shaftesbury Park Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@shaftesburypark.wandsworth.sch.uk.

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