Innovative and Creative Class Teacher, Wapping, London

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Hermitage Primary SchoolWapping, London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Depending on experience
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you looking for a school that is delivering a truly creative curriculum? This year, the children at Hermitage have been performing Shakespeare plays, retelling Beowulf around the forest school fire, and making croissants in France, amongst other innovative learning activities.

OFSTED (May 2018) noted the “vibrant nurturing environment, where staff help pupils to develop well, both academically and personally,” and ensures “confidence and strong attitudes to learning.” We are a good school, and will continue to improve as we pursue our vision for outstanding achievement through innovative learning and curriculum. 

We need someone who is as excited by learning and teaching as we are to help us achieve our high aspirations for all the children at Hermitage. Our small, diverse and friendly school encourages everyone to succeed in our engaging and supportive environment. Our children have a zest for learning that is infectious and are well behaved and confident. We can offer a high staff to pupil ratio, a firm commitment to professional development, and a well-resourced working environment. You will also be part of a team that works collaboratively to ensure a personalised and creative curriculum based on the needs of our children. 

NQT’s are welcome to apply.

We are situated in the historic riverside location of Wapping, with good travel links via the DLR, Underground and bus, and a large car park.

We look forward to welcoming applicants who would like to find out more about us, and the jobs, so please contact the school to arrange a visit.

Closing date: Friday 22nd June 2018 midday

Interviews: Wednesday 27th June 2018

Hermitage is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role requires an enhanced DBS check. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

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More about Hermitage Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Vaughan Way, London, E1W 2PT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 77021037
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Hermitage Primary School is situated near St Katharine Docks, the River Thames and the Tower of London. This small and friendly community school caters for children aged 3 to 11 years. It has the capacity to take up to 360 pupils. The school welcomes...