Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    Required from September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type

Fixed term - Fixed term - One Year contract

Pay scale

Teachers Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are a Primary School and Nursery, based in Balham, with excellent

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and experienced class teacher for one of our Early Years classes.

As an ambitious and thriving school, committed to providing the very best outcomes for every child, we are looking for a conscientious teacher who holds children at the heart of all they do.

transport links (close to Clapham South and Balham tube stations, Balham train station and numerous bus links).

Are you:

  • An exceptional classroom teacher who will inspire and motivate our learners?
  • Driven by a passion for making learning fun, exciting and challenging at the same time?
  • Committed to inclusive education and raising standards?
  • Able to communicate effectively with others?
  • Curious, tenacious and collaborative?

If this sounds like your ideal job, please do get in touch!

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • Excellent training and CPD to develop your skills and career
  • A great staff team to work with
  • Incredibly enthusiastic, well behaved and motivated children
  • Support and guidance from a highly effective leadership team
  • Opportunities to work with other schools
  • Governors who are passionate and committed to everyone in our school

Please call 020 8673 4913 if you have further questions.

School visits: you are welcome to visit the school and meet the Headteacher on:

  • Monday 10th June between 9am – 10am
  • or 4pm – 5pm

Please contact the school office to arrange your visit.

Further details about the role

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or from the Wandsworth Council website

Completed application forms should be returned to the school either by email: or post. In the interests of the environment and economy, we encourage applications by email.

Closing date: 18 June 2024 (at noon)

Interviews: 24 June 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs

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

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About Alderbrook Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
258 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Alderbrook Nursery & Primary School is a flourishing, high-achieving and well-respected school in the heart of Balham. Our core purpose is ensuring every pupil achieves their absolute personal best, within a safe, nurturing and engaging learning environment.

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