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Employer Joseph Clarke School
Location Waltham Forest
Salary Outer London UPR Plus 1 SEN point TLR
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts April 2017

We are looking for an outstanding EYFS class teacher with an excellent knowledge and understanding of the EYFS curriculum to join Joseph Clarke School for the visually impaired on a full time basis with effect from April 2017.

This is an exciting time to join as we are an expanding school and have just moved into a fantastic new building which is part of a redevelopment  programme.

We will offer you:

  • A TLR if you are an outstanding EYFS teacher.
  • The opportunity to work with the Whitefield Academy Trust EYFS Leader to develop consistent practice across the Academy.
  • The opportunity to shape a growing school, moving into a brand new building with new facilities.
  • A wide range of CPD that will further develop your expertise.
  • Whitefield is a National Teaching School.

As an EYFS Leader you will;

  • Ensure the implementation of the EYFS curriculum and the transition to the Key Stage 1 Curriculum
  • develop planning, assessment, recording and reporting systems appropriate to pupils working at both curriculum levels
  • develop the learning environment for all pupils within the EYFS
  • work with Family Support to further develop support and training for parents of young children at the school with SEN
  • promote an ethos of shared working and sharing successful practice across the school.

About Whitefield: Whitefield Academy Trust comprises two special schools for pupils aged 3 - 19, both situated in the London Borough of Waltham Forest (but attracting referrals from a much wider area). Joseph Clarke School provides specialist education for pupils with visual impairment and complex needs.

Whitefield Schools has an international reputation for expertise, resources and research reflected in its status as a Teaching School. The School provides specialist education for pupils with complex needs including communication and interaction difficulties. Together the schools have 450 pupil places.

Whitefield’s Research and Development Centre organises training for school staff and other professionals and offers Schools Direct placements. It also hosts an excellent library and an Outreach Service which supports pupils across 4 Local Authorities

Download an application form from our website: or telephone the Personnel Assistant for an application form and further details, at Macdonald Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 4AZ, Tel: 020 8531 3426

The Whitefield Academy Trust is uncompromising in its commitment to safeguarding children and young people.

Closing date 16 Dec 2016
Interviews TBA

About the employer

Information about Joseph Clarke School
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Academy
Age range 2 - 18 years
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