We are looking for an inspirational and dynamic KS2 class teacher to join our team.
Our strong Christian vision drives our commitment to provide every child in our community with an exceptional education. Our school is an exciting one to work in; it dates back to 1630 and we value tradition, while being highly futures-focused and promoting innovation. The Blue School is a high-performing and happy school.
Staff are exceptionally well supported and developed as outstanding practitioners and leaders. We have a strong, inclusive and supportive ethos, experienced teaching assistants in each class, a well-resourced curriculum and fabulous children. We encourage staff to develop subject expertise and are currently keen to expand our STEM provision.
This post arises due to the promotion of one of our valued colleagues. The start date is January 1st 2019, but an earlier start date may be negotiable. We welcome your interest in our school and invite you to visit us or have an informal telephone conversation with the Headteacher Ms Rachel Jones.
Established in 1630, The Blue School is one of the oldest Church of England schools in the country yet we continue to adapt to the needs of an ever-changing society and its children. Ours is an oversubscribed, high-performing and inclusive school in the heart of the Isleworth community. We have a popular nursery for children ages 3+ and two-form entry primary provision to age 11.
We combine tradition with innovation and creativity to provide education which has been consistently rated as 'outstanding' for over a decade (Ofsted and SIAMS reports). Our staff, parents and children also all rate the school highly.
At The Blue School we take great pride in our school and everything associated with it. We have a clear Christian vision, valuing one another as individuals and as Children of God. Pupils are encouraged to take care of their appearance, be responsible for their behaviour, communicate confidently and respect others and their environment.
Our staff are highly valued and well supported. Teaching is of a high standard and colleagues work collaboratively to maintain excellent practice while keeping workload under control We have highly efficient systems to minimise bureaucracy so that staff can concentrate on teaching.
We are well-regarded within the local community and beyond as an excellent school and consistently achieve exceptionally high rankings in national league tables. The Blue School is one of the highest attaining primary schools in the country; furthermore 99% of our pupils state that they feel happy at school.* (*data taken from annual Children’s Questionnaires)
WORKING FOR US
At The Blue School you'll be joining a friendly, helpful team, committed to children's well-being and success. Children are polite and well-behaved, and systems are efficient, enabling our staff to concentrate on teaching. We encourage our teachers to be innovative and have fun in their work. Our high quality Teaching Assistants really make a difference in supporting provision. Staff development is key to our high performance and colleagues are supported through individual professional plans and coaching,
If you're searching for your next teaching post, why not contact us now? By joining our School Talent Pool, we'll know you're interested in working here when a future vacancy occurs. We're always interested to hear from enthusiastic, committed teachers.