Class Teacher, Hackney

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Halley House SchoolHackney

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS 1-6 Inner London
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Our candidate:

We are looking for an inspirational and ambitious practitioner to join our team as a KS2 class teacher.

Do you have experience and passion for working within Key Stage 2. You enjoy using creative and innovative approaches to teaching and learning and respond to the individual strengths and needs of the children in your care. You are committed in delivering exciting learning experiences in stimulating environments both in and out of the classroom. You display relentless passion and enthusiasm for striving for the very best, and your talent for effective planning, teaching and assessment enables children to make exceptional progress. You are excited and motivated by the rewards and challenges working in school at the beginning of its journey affords and welcome the opportunity to really make your mark!

Our school:

Halley House School is a one-form entry Free School that opened in Arcola Street, Dalston in September 2015. The school is one of eight free schools run by Bellevue Place Education Trust.  We believe in having rightfully high expectations and standards for every pupil and by working actively in partnership with our children, staff, parents and local community, we will support and guide our pupils to reach their full potential academically, socially and emotionally.  Halley House is a school that enables its pupils to take confidence from, and enjoyment in, everything they do, and places them at the heart of a vibrant, thriving school community.

Why not visit us and see for yourself?

Our offer:

As well as an attractive starting salary, with the potential for a TLR, we offer excellent professional development and training opportunities. We are committed to supporting and developing both our staff and children, and have created a warm and welcoming environment. We also provide service days for staff throughout the year.  

How to apply:

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange a tour and visit with the Headteacher, Claire Syms.  

For more information please take a look at the school website. 

If you have the skills and drive to be successful in this role, please download the attached documents and submit the application form to us at 

Previous applicants need not apply. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references, pre-employment and DBS checks. Halley House School welcomes a diverse population of both children and staff and is committed to promoting and developing equality of opportunity in all its functions.

More about Halley House School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: 52-58 Arcola Street, Hackney, London, E8 2DJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7504 0548