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  • Job start date

    8 January 2024

  • Closing date

    15 December 2023 at 8am

  • Date listed

    21 November 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years

Working pattern

Full time: Term time

Contract type


Pay scale

Competitive Inner London

What skills and experience we're looking for

About the School

East Lane Primary School is housed in a new and purpose-built £14 million building with exceptional resources and is located adjacent to Wembley High. This provides our children with an ‘all-through’ experience of outstanding schools. East Lane Primary School is a 3 form-entry school with pupils from Reception through to Year 6. Our results to date have demonstrated exceptionality in all areas, including Early Years, Phonics, KS1 SATs and KS2 SATs. We have obtained outstanding results year upon year, which continue to be amongst the highest in Brent and significantly above the national average. It is vital that our school maintains the exceptional standards on which we pride ourselves. East lane Primary School has attained Outstanding Status under the new Ofsted Framework.

In this role you will be based across all primary classes. You will be leading full phonics classes, phonics intervention groups and 1:1 sessions where needed. You should have a good knowledge of phonic development and early reading. Pupils will be working at various levels and you should have a positive and engaging approach to encourage the most reluctant learners.

About the role

We are looking for somebody who:

  • Has excellent knowledge of phonics in EYFS and KS1 (ideally with experience in Read, Write Inc)
  • Has excellent English skills (clear written and spoken English) along with good reading, writing and numeracy skills.
  • Has high expectations for all children and a real determination and belief that all children can succeed and progress well
  • Is willing to go the extra mile to personalise learning and ensure high quality interactions
  • Is an outstanding team member
  • Can create positive relationships with children, parents and colleagues
  • Has the ability to make a positive contribution to the school as a whole
  • Provide progress reports to show the children’s progression

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • A high-trust, supportive culture focused on innovation and continuing professional development
  • Access to a coach who will support you to hone your teaching practice
  • Research-led attitudes towards teaching and learning including a real focus on exploring new ideas and taking risks
  • Opportunities for career progression including opportunities to fast track where exceptional performance is seen
  • Competitive salaries, generous staff benefits and a friendly nurturing environment.
  • Close to a good transport network.

All teachers at East Lane Primary School receive a comprehensive, structured training programme, delivered by highly trained mentors and bespoke to the individual’s needs. As part of the WMAT we also have the Teaching School Hub for Brent, Barnet and Enfield which is based at WHTC. If you are keen to develop as an outstanding teacher, enjoy sharing best practice with a community of dedicated peers and believe that all pupils can and should succeed, we would love to hear from you.

Commitment to safeguarding

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

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About East Lane Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
631 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Arranging a visit to East Lane Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ssiddiqui@elps.co.uk.

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