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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Current experience of teaching in different key stages (this may be as a student)
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Have excellent subject knowledge of curriculum across KS1 & KS2
  • Ability to set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge pupils
  • The ability to create a safe, attractive and stimulating environment that contributes positively to teaching and learning
  • Able to plan and teach well-structured lessons and to promote a love of learning
  • Know a range of strategies that promote excellent learning behaviours
  • Evidence of leading the work of other adults in the classroom
  • Be committed to upholding excellent levels of professional conduct as a teacher

What the school offers its staff

  • Foxfield is a welcoming three-form-entry primary school amongst a diverse and thriving community. We pride ourselves on developing curious learners, who engage readily with their learning, consistently demonstrate our values and want to do their very best. Excellent practices and systems in our school, support all children to be successful and confident. Foxfield is a truly remarkable place to learn, and also to work.
  • Our children are curious learners, who engage readily with their learning, consistently demonstrate our values and want to do their very best. Excellent practices and systems in our school mean excellent learning behaviours and that all children, including those with additional needs, are happy, successful and confident.
  • Our curriculum is world class. Through our global themes and character skills, we provide our children with opportunities to make sense of the world they live in, think critically about world issues and to develop an awareness of the impact our actions can have on others.
  • Teaching and learning is at the heart of our work. Partnership working parties and networking hubs allow innovation and strengthened provision.
  • Our staff are incredibly committed to their own professional development and regularly undertake research projects to enhance their practice, as well as have access to quality and bespoke CPD opportunities within and outside of the school and Partnership. Leadership development and coaching is central to our vision, as is an equity of offer that allows all staff to reach their full potential.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
Childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
Medical
Online and social media
Prohibition from teaching
Right to work
Satisfactory references
Suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About Foxfield Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
686 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Foxfield Primary School is part of the Greenwich Hub of the Inspire Partnership, a successful and thriving education Trust proud to serve diverse communities in Croydon, Greenwich and Medway. Our school and Partnership aim is to offer a life changing education to children
through an ambitious global and values based curriculum. Ofsted inspected Foxfield in July 2023 and we were delighted that we were judged to be Outstanding for overall effectiveness in
all areas.

Our schools work in collaboration to transform the lives of the children and communities we serve. By being part of the Foxfield family, you will have the chance to work closely with the other two Greenwich schools, Woodhill and Rockliffe Manor, as well as the other six schools in
the Trust. This collaborative vision means that our staff benefit from the sharing of expertise and excellent practice as well as gaining support with workload. Our staff are warm, engaging and supportive practitioners who make the best colleagues to work alongside.

Our core values of Collaboration, Excellence, Community, Equity and Continuous Growth, define the way we care for, enrich and teach every child, as well as work with our staff. They permeate everything we do.

Foxfield is a welcoming three-form-entry primary school amongst a diverse and thriving community. We pride ourselves on developing curious learners, who engage readily with their learning, consistently demonstrate our values and want to do their very best. Excellent practices and systems in our school, support all children to be successful and confident. Foxfield is a truly remarkable place to learn, and also to work.

Our children are curious learners, who engage readily with their learning, consistently demonstrate our values and want to do their very best. Excellent practices and systems in our school mean excellent learning behaviours and that all children, including those with additional
needs, are happy, successful and confident.

Our curriculum is world class. Through our global themes and character skills, we provide our children with opportunities to make sense of the world they live in, think critically about world issues and to develop an awareness of the impact our actions can have on others.

Teaching and learning is at the heart of our work. Partnership working parties and networking hubs allow innovation and strengthened provision.

Our staff are incredibly committed to their own professional development and regularly undertake research projects to enhance their practice, as well as have access to quality and bespoke CPD opportunities within and outside of the school and Partnership. Leadership development and coaching is central to our vision, as is an equity of offer that allows all staff to reach their full potential.

We have very high expectations of all staff and children and would expect the successful candidate to share in our vision and belief that success comes from developing a growth mindset which values effort and believes that anything is possible for all our students and staff.

The successful candidate will be someone who is keen to build on their passion for providing children with the very best learning experiences, while working in caring communities and continually developing as a practitioner.

Arranging a visit to Foxfield Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email headteacher@inspirefoxfield.co.uk.

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