Year 1 Teacher

Smart TeachersBrent

Year 1 Teacher   

Location: Brent 

£165– 200 per day PAYE 

Salary is dependent on experience, training or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position are to hold QTS (essential).

Contract dates: September 2021 – July 2022

The role

Smart Teachers are seeking to recruit a Year 1 Teacher to join a 2 form entry school in Willesden, North West London. The successful Year 1 Teacher will be responsible for the planning, delivery and assessment of the curriculum. The school’s is looking to appoint a passionate Year 1 Teacher to join their ambitious and skilled KS1 team. This is a maternity cover post for the duration the of 2021/22 academic year but there is opportunity for re-employment beyond this point. Both experienced teachers and NQT’s are welcome to apply. 

The school

The school caters for a diverse cohort of pupils, with higher than average percentage of pupils with English as an additional language. The current Head has made a lot of positive improvements, which resulted in the school being awarded ‘Good’ in their last Ofsted. The school prides itself on achieving high levels of attainment whilst also ensuring the well being needs of both the pupils and staff are met. The SLT pride themselves on the happy environment they have created, where pupils are excited about attending school. The school offers spacious classrooms and outside space, good resources and an onsite car park.


To be considered for the Year 1 Teacher position, you will:

• Hold an enhanced DBS 

• Have previous experience working with children in the UK in the past 2 years 

• Hold QTS 


Smart Teachers is committed to safeguarding children, young people and vulnerable adults. We take our responsibilities extremely seriously. All staff we register will undertake thorough interviewing and referencing checks and hold, or be prepared to undergo, an Enhanced DBS check that must be registered on the Update Service.

About Smart Teachers

Smart Teachers is a market-leading education recruitment and supply agency committed to the learning and development of young people. With branches across the country, we are an employer of choice for high-quality primary, secondary and SEND teaching and support staff.

What Smart Teachers offer 

As a valued employee of Smart Teachers, you will receive: 

• Excellent daily rates paid weekly by our in-house Payroll team using the Pay As You Earn (PAYE) system. 

• Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period). 

• Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations), to make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to. 

• FREE training to help with your professional development such as Team Teach, Autism Awareness and an online Educare training package. 

• Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme. 

• Access to a dedicated consultant, who will provide ongoing support.

How to apply

If you are a Year 1 Teacher who can enthuse, motivate and engage students and would like the challenge of working in a demanding and rewarding environment, then we want to hear from you.

Apply today via this website, or for more information about this role and other opportunities across Smart Teachers, please contact our Primary team on 0207 065 7500 and quote reference DXTYR1 24203.

Due to the coronavirus pandemic and to ensure we are fully compliant with Government guidance relating to social distancing, interviews with shortlisted candidates will take place by video call. 


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