Early Years Class Teacher - (Nursery/Reception), Wandsworth

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John Burns Primary SchoolWandsworth
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Start date: Required from September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join this high achieving, popular one form entry school from September 2018. Applications are welcome from experienced practitioners and NQTs to join our dynamic school.

Are you passionate about making a difference and helping children achieve their potential? Are you always looking for ways to improve your content knowledge and quality of instruction? If so, this is your chance to join our highly motivated and caring team.

John Burns has a wonderful community spirit that celebrates our diverse population. We are looking for an outstanding individual to share our vision for “Giving our best and achieving our highest” in our Rights Respecting School.

The successful candidate will be an outstanding and enthusiastic practitioner committed to delivering high quality provision for all children.

For the right candidate, we can offer: 

  • A supportive learning community including regular coaching, mentoring, modelling and positive feedback 
  • Many and varied opportunities to foster your passions and talents 
  • Manageable workloads and achievable deadlines 
  • Opportunities for career progression 
  • Children who have a love of learning, will ask questions and try their best 

Visits are strongly encouraged, please telephone Mary Buckley to arrange on 020 7228 3857.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/.

For any further details please contact the school on the telephone number or email below.

Please e-mail completed application form to: office@johnburns.wandsworth.sch.uk

Closing Date: 16 March 2018 (at noon)   

Interviews: 20 March 2018

If you have not heard from us by the interview date, please assume that you have been unsuccessful on this occasion.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

John Burns Primary School
Wycliffe Road, London SW11 5QR

Tel: 020 7228 3857 

Fax: 020 7801 0036
E-mail: office@johnburns.wandsworth.sch.uk
Headteacher: Mr Brian Grogan

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More about John Burns Primary School
Address: Wycliffe Road, Lavender Hill, London, SW11 5QR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 72283857