Newly Qualified Teacher. St Edward's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School, Romford, Essex

Job description

We are looking to appoint a Newly Qualified Class Teacher to join our teaching staff. The year group you will teach in will be based upon your experience and preferences. In order to ensure you get your teaching career off to the best start possible, you will be supported by a Year Group Leader as well as a Senior Leadership Team who are determined to ensure that every child flourishes whilst at our school. We will assign you a mentor who will support you throughout your first year, and beyond, and will take pride in ensuring that you make the best possible progress. There will be a comprehensive NQT support program put in place, with plenty of professional development opportunities and a chance to meet NQT’s in different schools.

For more information, please see our information pack for prospective candidates by clicking the link to the side of this page. If you would like to find out more about the role, or if you would like to visit our warm and welcoming school, please do not hesitate to contact Mrs J. Lomas, (PA to the Head Teacher), either by telephone (on 01708 745971) or by email (

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Teaching practice within the primary phase;

Desirable: To be graded as at least ‘Good’ for
teaching practice placements.

Employee benefits

A June/July start will be available for candidates able to start early.

About St Edward's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School

St Edward’s is a large multicultural Church of England primary school, with pupils travelling from a wide area to come here. We are a three form entry school with Nursery and are fully inclusive. The school has a well-established management structure with a Deputy Head, four Assistant Heads, Year Group Leaders and a School Business Manager to support the Head Teacher. Our staff work closely together and support staff are an important part of this team. Visitors to the school often remark on the special ‘feel’ that St Edward’s has and new staff frequently comment on how friendly and supportive everyone is and how welcome they have been made to feel. We are situated a ten minute walk away from the town centre of Romford with its excellent transport links to London (30 minutes). Romford is a busy market town in the London Borough of Havering with plenty of shops and places to eat and with lovely parks to enjoy.

Havering Drive, Romford, Essex, RM1 4BT
LA Maintained School
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