Class Teacher, Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring today

The Russell SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious and aspirational teacher who has a passion for making a difference to children and is committed to our shared values. The Russell School is a successful and friendly primary school with very well behaved pupils and supportive families. We offer a strong commitment to the professional development of all staff and safeguard a healthy level of work/life balance.

We are looking for candidates who:

  • Are passionate about their teaching and demonstrate excellent classroom practice
  • Are reflective practitioners
  • Promote the principles of Growth Mindset in all areas of school life
  • Build positive and effective relationships with children, staff and parents
  • Have a good sense of humour and positive outlook

We can offer you:

  • Very well behaved children who demonstrate strong engagement in their learning
  • A friendly, supportive and collaborative team
  • A commitment to ensuring a good level of work/life balance
  • Diverse opportunities for continued professional development

The Russell School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be requested for the successful candidate in accordance with Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education legislation. For further information or an application pack, please contact the school office.

You are welcome to come and visit us to see if The Russell School is the opportunity you have been looking for.

Closing date: Friday 26th April 2019
Interview date: Tuesday 30th April 2019

  • We are a popular oversubscribed school set in attractive surroundings with excellent facilities, including an heated indoor swimming pool, ICT suite, purpose built gym, outdoor theatre and hall with fully equipped stage.
  • We benefit from a highly effective Governing body and a very supportive Parents Association. The school places a high value on P.E. and Music.
  • We work actively with our local School Sports Partnership and have been awarded the Sport England Active Mark.
  • We have a strong focus on sustainability and hold the Eco Schools Silver Award.

The staff are very friendly; we ask that you share our commitment, dedication and optimism and bring a good sense of humour. It's a happy school! View our website for further details

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More about The Russell School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Bushwood Drive, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire, WD3 5RR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1923 284272
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