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Job details
Employer Burleigh Primary School
Location Hertfordshire
Salary MPS / UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1st Sep 2017

If you would like to work with children who are, 'Friendly, polite and keen to learn.....and are a credit to the school and their families' (Ofsted 2014), then Burleigh is the place for you! Our pupils are confident, have a good work ethic and are a pleasure to teach. If you are equally enthusiastic about teaching and learning, with a whole-hearted desire to help children succeed, then come and join our team! Our children love exciting and motivating lessons delivered by teachers who are original, not afraid to take a few risks and dedicated to their overall well-being.

 We can offer you:

  • PPA with your year group partner
  • Very well behaved children who want to learn
  • A dedicated, supportive and very friendly team of staff
  • One day off per year if your attendance is 100%
  • Opportunities for career advancement
  • A forward thinking leadership team
  • A well respected school with established links in the local community and external agencies
  • A highly supportive governing body
  • Excellent continuous professional development
  • Salary is MPS/UPS + an incentive for the right candidate.

To make a difference for all our pupils, we strongly desire a new colleague whose teaching is at least good. This position would especially suit either more experienced teachers eager to progress towards the leadership scale or very good / outstanding NQTs.

We very much welcome visits to the school by prospective candidates; to arrange a visit please contact the school office on 01992 624045 or

The school is committed to the safeguarding of children and is a committed equal opportunities employer. The position is subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check. Any discrepancies regarding employment history will be followed up at interview. Previous employers will be contacted for verification.

Closing date: 22/06/2017 17:00:00
Interview date: 26th Jun 2017

Burleigh is a two form entry primary set in lovely, large grounds in central Cheshunt. The infant building was built in the '60s while the junior building, opened in 1948, is a grade 2 listed site. Schools amalgamated in 1995. The last OFSTED was in February 2014. The school was graded as 'good' in all areas. Inspectors commented on the caring relationship between staff and pupils. Pupils are well behaved and enjoy learning. Teachers plan together and there is a strong team atmosphere. Social events are regularly arranged by staff. Teaching assistants work in each year group. All staff at Burleigh are dedicated to working together to create a stimulating and happy environment for learning.

Application packs are available from the School Business Manager on 01992 624560 or by emailing (we do not accept cvs). All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. Burleigh is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Working together for the good of the children

For more information and to apply online :

Blindmans Lane
01992 624045

About the employer

Information about Burleigh Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 5 - 11 years
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Locations and contacts

Blindmans Lane
Waltham Cross
United Kingdom