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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    7 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: As per teacher working patterns

Contract type

Fixed term - One year, likely to extend

Pay scale

M1 - M6 Main Pay Scale Outer London

What skills and experience we're looking for

We, the children at King Athelstan Primary School, are looking for a “Phenomenal Teacher”

We are looking for a wise and talented teacher to teach us the things that we don’t know – yet. We need someone who is confident and thoughtful, with good communication. Our ideal teacher will smile every day and show dedication to our class’s learning.

We would like your teaching to be:

  • Interesting and inspirational
  • Passionate and engaging
  • Resourceful and thoughtful

We need our learning environment to be:

  • Happy and organised
  • Caring and fair
  • Full of surprises

We would like our learning to be:

  • Fun and versatile
  • Creative and challenging

Our phenomenal new teacher will be confident and have a good sense of humour. Their lessons will be mind-blowing and they will be patient and resourceful if we don’t understand.

What the school offers its staff

The children at our school are pretty special: we are hard workers; our families are from all over the world; we have good manners and we are uniquely friendly; our behaviour is great and we do at least one random act of kindness every day. We are all ambitious and want a teacher who will help us achieve our big dreams.

This position is suitable for an experienced teacher or an ECT. All class teachers are provided with a laptop to support their ability to work flexibly out of school hours at home. There is free parking on site in our staff car park and we are close to Kingston town centre for public transport links.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames is an equal opportunities employer. This authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About King Athelstan Primary School

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

King Athelstan Primary School is a two form entry, community primary school close to the centre of Kingston upon Thames.

We provide education for children from 3 to 11 years in our school (currently 419 pupils) and also offer a wide range of services and activities for 0-5 year olds and their families through Kingston Town Children’s Centre that is also based on our site.

We offer a happy, dedicated and very supportive staff team and we provide excellent professional development opportunities. We work hard to put children’s welfare and happiness at the heart of everything we do. Ofsted rating, July 2022 : Good Our school was judged by Ofsted as “good” in July 2022.; We are proud of our school: Come as you are and leave us great.

Arranging a visit to King Athelstan Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@kingathelstan.rbksch.org.

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