Experienced Class Teacher, Waltham Forest

Closing date:

Stoneydown Park Primary SchoolWaltham Forest
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020 - Can be flexible for the right candidate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS 1 - 6 £27,596 to £38,963
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Experienced Class Teacher - Stoneydown Park Primary, Walthamstow

Location: E17 6JY – Pretoria Avenue, close to Blackhorse Road station

Website:                       http://www.stoneydownpark.org.uk

Deadline for applications: Sunday 17th November 2019 at 11.59pm 

Shortlisting:                Monday 18th November 2019

Lesson observations/interviews:   TBC  

Stoneydown Park

Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your teaching skills and career opportunities in a great school that cares about your career development and workload?  We are looking for a class teacher with three or more years of experience to join us at Stoneydown Park Primary School. 

Stoneydown is a popular community school in Walthamstow with a well-established commitment to the Arts. We have a friendly, inclusive ethos and a commitment to achieving the best possible outcomes for each child. We are expanding to 3-form and have good quality indoor and outdoor learning environments.  Come and visit our school and see for yourself; I’m sure you will want to join us if you do!

Our Ofsted report, June 2017, stated: ‘All leaders in the school, including governors, are committed to providing a broad curriculum for pupils. This can be seen in all classrooms where pupils enjoy the topics that they study’. Our rich curriculum is supported by specialist drama, art and music teachers.  We love learning from the fantastic environment we have around the school, making regular use of our adjoining park, school gardens and Walthamstow Marshes.

Our leadership structure ensures that all teachers, at different stages of their careers, receive training and support in order to help them develop their expertise and subject knowledge. Teachers who train with us feel valued and supported. We have talented and committed teachers who are very willing to help each other, share good practice and work together as part of a team, making Stoneydown a positive place to work in for staff and children. We are committed to ensuring manageable workloads here at Stoneydown. 

The person we appoint will:

•   Be enthusiastic and flexible

•   Be creative and use initiative

•   Be a reflective learner


• For further details regarding this vacancy, please visit the school website: or contact the Office Manager, Tracey Palmer on 020 8520 7026 or 020 8521 3839 for further information.  

• All completed applications are to be returned to recruitment@stoneydownpark.waltham.sch.uk  

• References will be requested prior to interview for those short-listed. 

We look forward to hearing from you.

Adam Bennett 


Other Information

Safe Recruitment

Stoneydown Park Primary School as an aware employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people as its number one priority.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We comply with the Department for Education ‘Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment in Education Settings guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability including an enhanced DBS check.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure.

We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

References will be requested for those short listed prior to interview.

Your Application

For further details regarding this vacancy, please visit the school website: http://www.stoneydownpark.org.uk

or contact the Office Manager, Tracey Palmer on: 0208 520 7026 or 020 8521 3839 for further information about the school.  

All completed applications to be returned to recruitment@stoneydownpark.waltham.sch.uk  

Stoneydown Park Primary

Pretoria Avenue


E17 6JY

More about Stoneydown Park Primary School
Address: Pretoria Avenue, London, E17 6JY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8520 7026