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Teacher of Excellence with Wider leadership responsibilities

Chestnut Park Primary SchoolCroydon

Are you ready for the next step in your career and keen to progress to a Wider Leadership role within an Outstanding School? Are you a consistently outstanding teacher ready to share and develop teaching practice and pedagogy across the school?

Your opportunity

We offer the opportunity to develop as a Practitioner of Excellence within Chestnut Park, supporting the further leadership of teaching and learning across the school. As an experienced and consistently outstanding teacher you will play a key role, alongside a team of four ‘Practitioners of Excellence,’ to further strengthen the quality of education across the school. This exciting role will require you to support Lesson Study, Team Teaching and Coaching whilst leading within our curricula teams approach, supporting a key area of the curriculum in either English, Mathematics, Science or Computing. 

The class teacher will work in partnership with the wider leadership team and senior leadership team to provide professional guidance and support in teaching across the curriculum. The right candidate will have the passion and knowledge to drive standards forward in a specific area. They will have the responsibility of a class as well as leadership time to ensure their strategies can be embedded across the school.

An interest in research plays an essential pre-requisite for this role.

Why work at Chestnut Park Primary School?

The support of GLF Schools and the opportunity to be part of an inspirational, growing and dynamic organisation

  • An exciting opportunity to develop a curriculum to meet the needs of local community
  • A chance to work in a diverse, inclusive, vibrant and fast growing community with excellent transport links
  • New top of the range facilities to aid Teaching and Learning.
  • A supportive senior management team and wider staff body within GLF Schools
  • Recognition of previous school continuous service.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities and career progression
  • A competitive pension scheme 

The Details

Salary: UPS/Possible TLR (Outer London) LP 

Hours of work: Full Time

Closing date for applications – Sunday 12th December 11.59pm

Interview Date - To be confirmed

Start Date- TBC


Unfortunately, at this time we are unable to offer face to face meetings and tours. However if you would like more information then please visit our school website or contact the school office. We would greatly value the opportunity to meet prospective candidates in an Office Teams or Google Meet approach.

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