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  • Start date details

    Summer Term

  • Closing date

    1 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main Scale M1 to M6

Additional allowances

possible TLR for the right candidate

What skills and experience we're looking for


Ø To be flexible and versatile in attending to the needs and requirements of children

Ø Excellent organisational skills, ability to meet time-related deadlines and ability to prioritise.

Ø Ability to work under pressure and on own initiative.

Ø Ability to develop interpersonal relationships with children and staff.

Ø Identify underperformance in pupils and take appropriate action to rectify.

Ø Supervision of children in an assertive but fair and reasonable manner.

Ø To be able to praise, encourage and develop potential of children to raise attainment.

Ø Teaching all pupils in your class according to their educational needs and acknowledging that every lesson counts.

Ø Creating a well ordered and secure environment that will ensure the educational well-being of individual children within the group.

Ø Making effective use of ICT to enhance learning and teaching.

Ø Undertaking careful planning and delivery of the curriculum.

Ø Ensuring careful and ongoing assessment of the pupils learning to inform further planning.

Ø Ensuring that the curriculum is differentiated to mean that tasks and activities are matched to the ability of the children and henceforth allowing them to make progress at the right pace and level.

Ø Completing all assessments and records as determined by school policy in a timely fashion.

Ø Working with school leaders to track the progress of individual children and intervene where pupils are not making progress.

Ø Working with school leaders to complete and teach individual pupil plans where pupils have specific needs. (IEPs)

Ø Ensuring that equal opportunities are implemented in the classroom and throughout the school.

Ø Developing and maintaining positive relationship with parents, which involve them actively in the classroom and in the learning process.

What the school offers its staff

High quality Specialist Leaders of Education as mentors.

The HTSA career pathway supports all staff to develop to their full potential with the highest quality staff training available.

Staff benefits such as cycle to work scheme, childcare vouchers, massage sessions, training residential, international trips including in this year alone trips to Finland, Spain and Germany.

Our amazing support staff ensure that you are able to concentrate on teaching and not all the other things that can add to your work load.

Inner London weighting making a difference to your pay and you will be on the highest pay scales available to teachers across the country- Main Pay Scale for inner London (depending on experience) with possible TLR for the right candidate.

Our schools now have more freedom to develop their own pay policies to attract and retain the teachers that have the greatest impact on their pupils’ learning. So what you are paid will be linked to performance and not length of service-meaning you can increase your salary faster than ever before.

Further details about the role

Outstanding Kingsmead Primary School is looking for an exceptional KS2 class teacher to join our team!

We want to hear from you if you:

  • Have a professional attitude, are great role models and really want to make a difference for Hackney children
  • Are great innovators who want to work with others to create exciting new learning adventures for the children in an Ofsted rated outstanding school
  • Have a personable manner and form good relationship with children, other staff and parents
  • Are well informed and have a great subject knowledge

Are ambitious for themselves and their children and want to be school leaders of the future

Commitment to safeguarding

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

A DBS at enhanced level will be required. We welcome applications from all sections of the community, regardless of gender, race, religion, disability, sexual orientation or age

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About Kingsmead Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
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School size
222 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
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Arranging a visit to Kingsmead Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jmakaruk@gayhurst.hackney.sch.uk.

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