Class Teacher, Merstham, Redhill, Surrey

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Furzefield Primary Community SchoolMerstham, Redhill, Surrey

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Start date: 01/01/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,859 - £40,520
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic teacher who has the vision, skills, abilities and focus to further raise standards, achievement and aspirations for our pupils at Furzefield Primary School.  This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teacher who wishes to be part of a dedicated, friendly and supportive team at a GOOD school (Ofsted 2012 and 2017).   

The post is full time - permanent or fixed term - starting in January 2019.   

The successful applicant will;   

• Be an effective class teacher who is committed to teamwork and striving for high levels of achievement 

• Have good communication skills and the ability to inspire and motivate pupils and colleagues 

• Have the enthusiasm and commitment to make a positive impact on pupils' learning, personal development and progression   

Furzefield is a vibrant community school set in beautiful grounds in Merstham, Surrey, providing education for pupils aged 3-11 years and in November 2017 had its Good school status endorsed again by Ofsted. We offer a creative and rich curriculum that promotes learning outside the classroom, including Forest School. Staff are friendly and supportive, our classrooms are well resourced and our pupils are well behaved and eager to learn. 

We have approximately 500 pupils on roll, a Nursery School, a Children’s Centre and a Specialist Resource Centre for 14 pupils.  

Furzefield Primary School is dedicated to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such this post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS check and references.  

We welcome applications from both NQTs and experienced teachers. The successful applicant will be paid on the Main Pay Scale (£24,859 - £36,157) or the Upper Pay Scale (£37,758 - £40,520) depending on their previous experience.  

For further information and application pack, please contact the School Business Manager, Mrs Sharon Morgan on 01737 642842 or email:   

Closing date: Wednesday, 14th November 2018 by 4pm  

Shortlisting: Thursday, 15th November 2018  

Interviews: Tuesday, 20th November 2018

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More about Furzefield Primary Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Delabole Road, Merstham, Redhill, Surrey, RH1 3PA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1737 642842