Class Teacher/Year Group Leader – Key Stage 2, Barking

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Gascoigne Primary SchoolBarking

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS + £4,439 per annum TLR2A
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Gascoigne Primary – a dynamic and forward-thinking school in which highly-skilled staff enable all pupils to make good progress.    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.”   As we continue to expand towards seven forms of entry by 2022, we are looking to appoint another excellent teacher, with the commitment and drive required to improve outcomes for all our pupils. 

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher who has high expectations and shares in our vision for all children to succeed. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher or school leader, 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 be responsible for the leadership of a large year group team in Key Stage 2; 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 determination to provide aspirational learning opportunities to our children. •Our reflective nature – relentlessly committed to the improvement of our practice. •Our impeccably high standards as professionals. 

What we offer: •Excellent behaviour for learning, and a passion for inclusion. •A 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.    

For an application pack and further information please email Chidi Okwesilieze, School HR Business Partner Manager on: you can contact us by phone on: 020 8270 4291. For more information about our school please visit our website:

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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
Telephone: +44 20 8270 4291
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