EYFS Teacher, Barking and Dagenham

Closing date:New this week

Gascoigne Primary SchoolBarking and Dagenham

Date posted:
Start date: 06 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Gascoigne Primary is a dynamic and forward-thinking school in which highly skilled professionals enable all pupils to make good progress. We are seeking to appoint an EYFS Class Teacher who have high expectations and share our vision for all children to succeed.

Our inclusive ethos underpins everything that we do. We are a school that takes seriously its duty to transform individual’s lives. In judging the school to be Good in 2017, Ofsted noted that our “commitment to all pupils and their families is clear for all to see…(our) work with the most vulnerable is a strength…making a real difference to pupils’ well-being.” Ofsted February 2017

As we continue to expand towards seven forms of entry by 2022, we are looking to appoint a passionate EYFS professional, with the commitment and drive required to improve outcomes for all our pupils in the EYFS.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Teacher, who is ready for the next step in their career, to gain valuable experience within one of Britain’s biggest primary schools. The successful candidate will make valuable contributions within a large EYFS team; working in partnership to continually improve the quality of teaching and learning.

We want to hear from you if you share:

 Our drive to improve outcomes for all pupils;

 Our pursuit of excellence in teaching and learning;

 Our reflective nature – relentlessly committed to the improvement of our practice;

 Our impeccably high standards as professionals.

 Our commitment to developing the whole child

 Our determination and passion to provide engaging learning experiences that inspire and support children to become lifelong, independent learners

What we offer:

 Excellent behaviour for learning, and a passion for inclusion;

 An inspiring curriculum grounded in pupil’s needs;

 A rich and purposeful learning environment;

 Targeted professional development and great opportunities for career progression;

 And finally…An extraordinary roof-top playground with far-reaching views over our local community!

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged, please come and meet us to see for yourself.

The successful candidates will have:

 Resilience;

 Experience of working with families in a school setting or similar;

 Good interpersonal skills and work well as part of a team;

 Good communication skills;

 Ability to be proactive;

 Good knowledge and understanding of the EYFS curriculum and requirements

 Good knowledge and understanding of Safeguarding and Child Protection procedures and practice.

To discuss the post further, or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact:

Head teacher: Ms Jo Preston Jpreston@gascoigne.co.uk

Phone Number: 020 8270 4291

Application packs are available by contacting the school office or on the school’s website; Link below.


Closing Date: Friday 27th September 2019

Interviews: Week beginning Monday 7th October 2019

More about Gascoigne Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Gascoigne Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 7DR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8270 4291
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