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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    16 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    24 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year initially

Pay scale

M1-M6 Outer London or UPS 1

What skills and experience we're looking for

What we are looking for:

  • Commitment to promoting the school vision and expectations at all times
  • An enthusiastic, dedicated teacher
  • Experience of teaching in Key Stage 2 (minimum 2 years)
  • Ability to work well as part of a team
  • Be committed to high standards of teaching and learning.
  • A confident and clear communicator
  • A commitment to raise the achievement of all pupils
  • Innovative and inspirational
  • Commitment to working with parents and the wider community.
  • A Passion for children's learning, progression and welfare.
  • Committed to excellence, inclusion and challenge with effective behaviour for learning techniques
  • Positive, solution focused with a high ambition for all to succeed.
  • Enthusiasm to lead a foundation subject
  • Eagerness to run extra curricular activities

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A warm, welcoming environment where the focus is on developing and nurturing a lifelong love of learning.
  • An opportunity to work as part of a highly motivated, engaged and supportive team
  • Happy, very well-behaved, enthusiastic children.
  • Well-resourced school
  • Well-equipped classrooms and IT equipment
  • Well-structured curriculum planning
  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • A commitment to well-being and work/life balance.
  • Access to Employee Assistance Programme including free counselling.

Further details about the role

This is initially 1 1 year contract as we are currently undergoing a staffing re-structure. There may be a possibility to extend it to a permanent contract at the end of the first year.

Applicants are strongly encouraged to visit the school. Please contact the Headteacher, Amanda Lamy, through the school office to arrange a tour of the school or to find out more.

The closing date for applications is 13th June 2024*.

*We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive enough suitable applications. If you are interested in working with us, please come and visit us and apply without delay.

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)
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.

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About Stanley Park Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
373 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
020 8647 7497

We are a three-form Foundation Junior School in the London Borough of Sutton and were rated 'Good' in our last Ofsted (September 2023). We are a successful, caring, and happy school that prides itself on a strong and stable staff team. Our school nurtures caring, confident and successful children with a 'Sense of Pride' in all they do. Governors, parents and staff work together to challenge and support children of all abilities to achieve their best. We are looking for a teacher who is committed to the well-being and pastoral care of children as well as their academic progress.

Arranging a visit to Stanley Park Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email alamy@suttonmail.org.

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