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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership 1 to 5

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Is dedicated and driven towards improving outcomes for every child.
  • Is a strong, reflective classroom practitioner who is energetic, enthusiastic and passionate about teaching and lifelong learning.

  • Is an outstanding practitioner.

  • Is keen to expand their knowledge, skills and understanding of learning, education and pedagogy in order to grow and develop as a practitioner.

  • Has excellent teaching and interpersonal skills.

  • Is excited about learning and teaching and is committed to all elements of school life.

  • Is a proven successful class teacher with a minimum of four years teaching experience.

  • Has a sound working knowledge of the primary curriculum.

  • Is passionate around raising standards for all groups of pupils.

What the school offers its staff

  • Friendly, dynamic and enthusiastic pupils.
  • A dedicated and motivated staff team who strongly believe in teamwork and building positive relationships across the school.

  • An experienced leadership team working in partnership with the Primary Advantage Federation of schools to achieve more together.

  • Exciting opportunities within our vibrant and multicultural community.

  • A high focus on care, guidance and support for all staff members.

  • Access to high quality professional development opportunities including ASTs, Consultant support, partnership CPD and Class based Lesson Study approaches.

Further details about the role

We are looking to recruit an inspiring, talented teacher to join our senior leadership team to support the school in providing the best possible standards of teaching and learning for our community. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational, highly motivated and ambitious practitioner with experience in leading a core curriculum area to support with leadership within our outstanding school.

Commitment to safeguarding

Shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search prior to interview. Successful candidates will be required to apply for an enhanced Criminal Record Check via DBS. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and expect all members of staff to share this commitment.
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About St John and St James CofE Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
224 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
0208 985 2045

St John & St James CE Primary School is a one-form entry Primary School located in Hackney. We are a Federation of eight schools called Primary Advantage. We believe our schools can gain many benefits from working collaboratively and can achieve more by working together. We have made a commitment to a shared responsibility to the wider education community, the provision of good quality education and the improvement of life chances for pupils in the community beyond that of our own schools. Teachers, support staff, school leaders and Governors have added expertise in working alongside colleagues to improve provision and outcomes for pupils.

Arranging a visit to St John and St James CofE Primary School

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

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