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Lunchtime Supervisor Vacancy

30th March 2021

Hours: 11 hours 15 minutes per week – term time only (11.30 am – 1.45 pm daily) Required for: immediate start Contract: permanent Salary: Grade 1, scale point 1 – 3 (£20,658 full time, actual salary approximately £5,720 per annum pro-rata) We have an exciting opportunity to join the lunchtime supervision team at Purley Oaks…

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Deputy Headteacher – Full Time Vacancy

23rd March 2021

Pay scale: Leadership 14 to 18 Purley Oaks Primary School, Nursery and Children’s Centre is a welcoming, vibrant and inclusive community school. We are three-form entry offering places from nursery through to year 6. Our school is increasingly popular and the established leadership team is committed to working towards excellence and achieving the best outcomes…

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Online Learning Resources for Isolating or Shielding Pupils

4th March 2021

Dear Parents and Carers, Should your child be required to isolate due to a suspected case of COVID-19 within the family, providing your child is physically able, we ask that they go onto Oak National Academy via the following link: Oak National Academy is a Government online teaching and learning programme. It provides lessons from…

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School Re-opening Plan – 8th March 2021

4th March 2021

Dear parents and carers, Please find below our re-opening plan for Monday 8th March 2021: POPS Re-opening Plan March 2021 Primary School Flowcharts and School Checklist 08 03 2021 Poster and Flowchart for Parents and Carers 08 03 2021 Best wishes, Purley Oaks Primary School, Nursery and Children’s Centre

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Covid-19 Risk Assessment Update – LFD Staff Testing

5th February 2021

Please find below the updated Risk Assessment which incorporates the introduction of lateral flow testing for staff twice a week. This may mean that if there are any positive results bubbles may have to be closed at short notice: POPS Reopening plan September 2020 v9

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Remote Education Provision – Information for Parents

21st January 2021

This information is intended to provide clarity to children and parents and carers at Purley Oaks Primary School about what to expect from remote education where national or local restrictions require entire cohorts (or bubbles) to remain at home: POPS Remote Learning for Parents February 2021.

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Damien Hirst ‘Butterfly Heart’ Gifted to Purley Oaks

6th November 2020

We are very proud to share the news with parents, carers and pupils that Purley Oaks has been gifted a Damien Hirst Butterfly Heart. The Turner Prize-winning artist created the rainbow heart design filled with butterflies, one of his motifs, to pay tribute to charities and individuals helping to feed vulnerable Londoners during the coronavirus…

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Application for a place at a Secondary School in September 2021 – Application Deadline 31st October 2020

22nd September 2020

Dear parents and carers, Is your child currently in Year 6?  If so you MUST apply for a secondary school place for them. Apply now: Visit to find out about the schools available and be guided through the steps in the application process and the online application form. If you are familiar with the process and already have an…

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Advice for Parents and Carers from Croydon Council

21st September 2020

Dear parents and carers, I hope you and your families are well. I met with the director of education and the director of public health for Croydon last week. They have sent through a poster and flowchart to all schools to help everyone know what to do if someone experiences COVID symptoms and if the…

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Covid-19 Re-opening Plan for Purley Oaks Primary School

14th September 2020

POPS Reopening Plan Spring 1 2021

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