2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    13 May 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Early years, KS1, KS2, Primary
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
MPS (Inner London) + £2,000 Harris Allowance

Job summary

Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich is currently looking to appoint a dedicated and inspiring qualified class teacher to join their thriving academy.

Your opportunity

This is an exciting position, which could offer excellent career progression and development. We can offer you the opportunity to advance your career within a supportive academy environment. You will be part of a Federation established in developing practitioners and nurturing excellent future leaders, with unrivalled opportunities for progression; whatever your aspirations as a teacher, middle or senior leader, our Teaching School Alliance provides a range of bespoke courses and qualifications, including our Aspiring Leaders NPQML and NPQSL programmes to help you achieve your ambitions more quickly. Join us in our mission to cultivate an exceptional learning environment for all our students.

What we are looking for:

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about, and experienced in implementing current good practice. We are looking for an outstanding practitioner and team player, who enjoys teaching, has a desire to contribute to the development of the school and has:

Good experience of teaching within a primary school;
A passion for children's learning and development;
High expectations for all children and a desire to raise standards;
High aspirations for themselves and a commitment to further development;
QTS (or equivalent) and an undergraduate degree.
Please download the job pack for a full job description and person specification.

Being a part of the Harris Federation
We are recognised as the top performing large multi-academy trust in England for primary and secondary education. Closing the gap between young people from disadvantaged backgrounds and their peers has always been a core mission of Harris. Holding a reputation for bringing transformative approaches to education, we hold a unrivalled track record in achieving success through rapid school improvement.

Our people are at the heart of this success. We invest in our staff with support, coaching, mentoring, and a wide range of training programmes available at every stage of your career.

We look for talented individuals who share our vision for creating exceptional places of learning, and are committed to ensuring that every child in London has access to the best possible education.

Safeguarding Notice
The Harris Federation and all our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.

Diversity and Equality

We are committed to equality and to valuing diversity as an employer and a provider of education.

Employee benefits

In addition to the opportunities for career progression, training and development, we also offer a competitive rewards and benefits package. Please visit the Harris careers website for more details.

Applying for the job

Please download the Job Pack for full details on the job responsibilities and person specification. You will need this when completing your online application.

If you have any questions about this opportunity, please contact us via e-mail, or call to arrange a conversation.

Please note: we may hold interviews as and when applications are received, and this job may be withdrawn without notice. We only accept applications submitted online via our careers website and which are completed before the closing deadline. With this in mind, we encourage you to apply as soon as possible and advise you check the job information as per the listing on our careers site.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type
Free School
Education phase
School size
337 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
0203 772 4573

About Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich

About Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich opened in September 2014 as a two-form entry primary school and is now well established the community, housed our brand new modern, bright building educating five year groups up to Year 4. Our academy warm, welcoming place work learn, situated right heart of Dulwich, on vibrant Lordship Lane. In May 2017, was judged be outstanding all areas by Ofsted July 2017 first Free School country achieve UNICEF’s Rights Respecting Award at Level 1. Children lie what we do Dulwich. We are happy, ambitious inclusive school, reflecting rich diversity families area. were delighted when us 'outstanding' areas. one Dulwich’s newest schools part The Federation Schools which has an track record high standards. graded OUTSTANDING OFSTED. vision - Achieving Success Together recognises importance relationship between home children’s development. Parents/carers welcome partners their child’s education there strong parent group who hard promote raise funds support learning. provide learning environment nurtures supports children. Pupils encouraged responsible for learning, grow confidence become independent. recognition this area, received UNICEF's 2017. offer exciting engaging curriculum where teachers pupils together ensure quality experiences that enable every pupil very best. This includes well-structured lessons, opportunities learn play musical instrument, use technologies, outside classroom through educational visits away from residential trips Key Stage 2. Why Dulwich? Excellent professional development opportunities; An ambitious, successful work, with superb facilities; bright, confident eager learn; A supportive working culture focuses positive behaviour expectations children; senior leadership team committed developing others.

School location

173 Lordship Lane, London, SE22 8HA

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