13 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    31 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£36,745 - £47,666

Pay scale

Main Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an innovative, passionate Class Teacher to join us at St Scholastica’s Primary School. This is a unique opportunity for a talented and ambitious professional to join our team.

We are looking for a teacher who is:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner and role model.
  • A great communicator with excellent organisational skills and interpersonal skills;
  • A good sense of humour and a willingess to be part of a team;
  • Someone who is able to offer support and direction for pupils
  • There is also the opportunity for subject leadership for the right candidate!

We are a Catholic School, however you do not need to be a practising Catholic to work at St Scholastica's but you must show a willingness to actively support to our Catholic ethos.

What the school offers its staff

You will be fully supported by the phase leader and Senior Leadership Team. Our outstanding staff and pupils make us a great place to work. When you join us, you will be supported and developed through our extensive CPD programme and given a generous PPA allocation to allow for a better work/life balance.

Together, we strive to give our children a cheerful, safe, bright, and secure learning environment. We applaud one other's accomplishments and promote respect for one another. By collaborating with our pupils, parents, guardians, employees, governors, and the larger community, we believe that we can inspire our pupils to be resilient, respectful, and self-reliant as they grow up with us.

Regardless of your experience or level of responsibility you will have a range of exciting opportunities to ensure you are improving your skills.

Further details about the role

St Scholastica’s Primary School is a one-form, friendly school, based in Hackney, and prides itself on offering a caring, nurturing, inclusive provision where children can make progress, achieve well and develop their own unique skills and talents. Tours of the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. If you would like to request a tour of the school, or meet with us informally before applying, then please email the school office on officeadmin@st-scholasticas.hackney.sch.uk Interviews may happen earlier than the closing date by mutual agreement, early applications are encouraged.

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.

Applying for the job

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About St Scholastica's Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
207 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 8985 3466

St Scholastica's Catholic Primary is a one form entry school for children aged 3 to 11 years old. As a Catholic school, it has a mission to educate children in the spirit of the Gospel of Christ. The Mission Statement is ‘Living, Loving and Learning through Christ.’

Although St Scholastica's is a Catholic community, you do not have to be a Catholic teach at our school. The school welcomes staff of all faiths and none. We simply ask that staff are supportive of the Catholic ethos of the school.

St Scholastica's is committed to providing a safe environment where everyone is significant and respected. The school wants children to be equipped for the next stage of their development and so the school inspires everyone to learn, grow, enjoy and be happy.

Arranging a visit to St Scholastica's Catholic Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email officeadmin@st-scholasticas.hackney.sch.uk.

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