Year 4 Class Teacher

Smart TeachersHackney

Year 4 Class Teacher


£130 - £150 per day PAYE

September 2021 – July 2022

Salary is dependent on experience, training, or qualifications. The minimum experience, training or qualifications required for this position is holding QTS and recent teaching experience in KS2.  

The role 

Smart Teachers are recruiting for a full time, Year 4 Class Teacher to work in a three-form entry school in Hackney. The candidate will be working with a Year 4 class as Year 4 Class Teacher from for the whole academic year. The role is likely to be made permanent for the right candidate. The pupils in the year 5 class are a lively bunch, full of varying characters, all with the potential to really exceed in their learning. There are two children in the class, who require SEN support, however have their own 1:1 TA, therefore the right candidate would have lots of support!  The Year 4 Class Teacher will be responsible for the planning and delivery of stimulating lessons! There may also be potential, should you wish, to start a new extra curricular club to introduce some new skills within the school. This will be discussed over time. 

The school 

The school has been rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted and fosters a positive attitude to all forms of learning including play and communication. The staff like to ensure that pupils are treated with respect and as mature learners, fostering a fruitful education to all pupils. The school are aware that life skills are pivotal in all aspects of education, and such skills are regularly introduced and encouraged to help the pupils grow in confidence.  Each classroom is fitted with an interactive white board, colourful notice boards and displays of pupils work across the academic year. Their achievements are celebrated amongst pupils and staff. The school is located within a 10 minute walk from Dalston underground station.


To be considered for the Year 4 Class Teacher, you must:

• Hold QTS

• Have recent experience teaching KS2, ideally Year 4

• Eligibility to work in the UK (must have a valid visa)

• Deliver lessons in a stimulating and enthusiastic manner

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. 

• Guaranteed pay scheme (subject to availability and qualifying criteria). 

• 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 4 Class 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 GXSYR4 44232.

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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