Fulltime Class Teacher Vacancy

Required:      1st September 2024

Contract:        Permanent

Salary:            Main Pay Scale – Upper Pay Scale (Outer London Weighting)

We are seeking to appoint a Class Teacher for 1st September 2024. This post would suit an inspirational, self-motivated and energetic practitioner who has a passion for providing quality education for all children. Applications from Early Career Teachers are welcome.

Purley Oaks is a very happy and thriving primary school. Our children are a pleasure to teach. In our previous OFSTED inspection (September 2019), when we were graded as ‘Good’, the inspectors commented, ‘Staff expect all pupils to work hard and be on their best behaviour at all times. Pupils rise to these expectations.’

You would be joining a very supportive team and would receive good opportunities for professional development. The staff and governors are committed to our vision of excellence for all.

Purley Oaks Primary School is committed to safeguarding. The successful candidate will need an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, evidence of right to work in the UK and two satisfactory references.

Please bring to the interview photographic identification and certificates of all relevant qualifications.

EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES

We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

VISITS TO THE SCHOOL ARE STRONGLY ENCOURAGED

Applicants are encouraged to make an appointment to view by contacting Miss Lowe (PA to Headteacher/Office Manager):

020 8688 4268 or hr@purleyoaks.croydon.sch.uk.

DATA PROTECTION

In line with UK General Data Protection Regulation (UK GDPR) and the Data Protection Act 2018 (DPA 2018) the school is responsible for holding and protecting personal data.  We are required to share some data with our Local Authority, Croydon Council and the Department for Education. For further information please see our Data Protection Policy and Privacy Notices.

APPLICATIONS

Please complete the application and equal opportunities monitoring forms and provide a supporting statement which shows how you meet the criteria outlined in the Person Specification. 

AS A SAFER RECRUITMENT SCHOOL REFERENCES WILL BE SORT PRIOR TO INTERVIEW. PLEASE PROVIDE TWO EMAIL ADDRESSES ON YOUR APPLICATION FORM FOR YOUR REFEREES.

Application forms and supporting statements should be sent to: hr@purleyoaks.croydon.sch.uk.

Closing Date:   17th April 2024, 12.00 midday

Interviews:      W/C 22nd April 2024

Tenable:          1st September 2024


APPLICATION FORMS AND SUPPORTING DOCUMENTS

Class Teacher Job Description September 2024 Class Teacher Person Specification September 2024

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

Guidance Notes for Applicants

Teacher Application Form