Class Teacher Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School, Slough, Berkshire

Job description

Penn Wood is an expanding primary school looking for talented teachers and leaders to develop from April or September 2019
Salary M1 –M6 /(U1 – U3)
Key Stage 1 or 2 teachers
We operate in a wonderful indoor/outdoor environment (including a woodland) - visits to our website and the school are positively encouraged.
In essence, we are:
- An ambitious and highly successful organisation
- A Talk for Writing Training Centre
- Committed to being exceptional for all our children and staff
- Determined to do the right things and keep workload in mind
You will need to:
- Commit to a knowledge rich curriculum and our well established principles of curriculum design, implementation and review
- Believe in working together and making a difference (co-efficacy)
- Contribute to the creation of a powerful learning environment, both inside and outside
- Aspire to a career pathway that is right for you
In return, we can offer you:
- An inspirational culture for teachers to master the craft of research informed teaching and learning
- Leaders with a strong, proven track record
- A strong focus on research informed professional learning
- A comprehensive NQT induction programme
- An impressive learning environment through our innovative building design and facilities
- Career pathways and leadership development with appropriate salaries
- Wonderful, confident and well-rounded children
Experienced teachers and NQTs are encouraged to apply for the post.
Application packs are available on our website Please send completed forms to and
Interviews will commence upon the receipt of suitable applications
Our School is committed to safeguarding. The successful applicant will be required to provide suitable references and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

The Class Teacher should have experience of:
teaching at Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 or 2 or more

Essential qualifications

QTS Required

Essential skills and experience

The Class Teacher will be able to:
promote the school’s aims positively, and use effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale;
develop good personal relationships within a team;
establish and develop close relationships with parents, governors and the community;
communicate effectively (both orally and in writing) to a variety of audiences;
create a happy, challenging and
effective learning environment.

About Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School

Penn Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL2 1PH
LA Maintained School
Penn Wood Primary and Nursery School website (opens in a new window)