Reception Class Teacher, Enfield

Closing date:Expiring soon

Bush Hill Park Primary SchoolEnfield

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £31,120 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Bush Hill Park Primary School

“Be the Best You Can Be!”

Ofsted December 2017:  This is a ‘Good’ school.  “Pupils behave well.  They enjoy learning, work hard and are keen to succeed”

Job title: Early Years Class Teacher (Reception)

Salary: M3 £31,120 per annum

Responsible to: Headteacher and the Governing Body 

Job location: Bush Hill Park Primary School, Main Ave, Enfield, EN1 1DS

Closing date for applications: 21 January 2019

Interviews:   TBC

Skills, qualifications and experience: We are looking for a dedicated and creative Class Teacher who:

• Is educated to degree level with a teaching qualification

• Has proven experience as a classroom teacher in a mainstream primary school, ideally with Early Years’ experience

• Is able to plan and deliver lessons to meet the needs of all pupils and enable them to make good progress with clearly identified learning objectives and success criteria

• Is able to motivate and inspire pupils using a range of teaching, learning and behaviour management strategies, to be the best they can be

• Has high expectations of pupils and are committed to raising standards

• Possesses excellent interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with colleagues and be willing to develop their practice while being supported 

• Is articulate and can promote high standards of English, orally and in writing

• Wants to work in partnership with parents, governors and the wider community

Duties and responsibilities: The successful candidate must carry out the professional duties covered by the latest School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document and ensure that their professional duties are discharged effectively and meets the Teacher’s Standards for September 2012. In addition, other duties include:

• Making effective use of ICT to enhance learning and teaching

• Implementing agreed school policies and guidelines and ensure that equal opportunities are implemented in the classroom and throughout the school

• Supervising the work of support and volunteer staff

When applying please read the job description in full and ensure you meet the criteria set out in the person specification.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of our children and expect all staff to share this commitment. All candidates are required to complete the school’s ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ declaration.

If you are interested in this position, the job description, person specification and application form are available on the school’s vacancy web page at 

Please return all completed and signed application forms to the email provided or by post to the school address supplied above.

School contact details: Phone 020 8366 0521 or email

Date advert placed: 21 December 2018

Job location

More about Bush Hill Park Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Main Avenue, Enfield, Middlesex, EN1 1DS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 83660521