3 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

From M1

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Be committed to achieving high standards
  • Be passionate about delivering quality first teaching
  • Help to plan and deliver a rich curriculum that inspires and motivates pupils
  • Work collaboratively and effectively within a year group team
  • Recognise children’s barriers to learning and identify steps that will support children in overcoming these
  • Enjoy creating an inspirational and vibrant learning environment
  • Be energetic, enthusiastic and have a good sense of humour

What the school offers its staff

  • A supportive community with delightful children, caring families and friendly and motivated staff
  • A broad, ambitious, bespoke curriculum, which provides a wealth of opportunities to support children’s personal, social and emotional development, including Forest Schools
  • A commitment to the professional development of all of our staff
  • A commitment to supporting the well-being of all of our staff and children
  • Modern and well equipped facilities as part of a newly expanded school
  • Onsite parking

Commitment to safeguarding

Smitham Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to smcfarlane@smitham.croydon.sch.uk

Visas cannot be sponsored.
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About Smitham Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
589 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0208 660 4399

Smitham is a popular primary school within an exceptional setting.
The school has been expanding from two to three forms of entry since 2019, currently with three classes in Years R-4. Due to popular demand we have opened a second Nursery class.

Arranging a visit to Smitham Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email apotter@smitham.croydon.sch.uk.

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