Year 1 Class Teacher

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LocationLondon – Lewisham
SalaryInner London - MPS
Closing date13/10/2022
HoursFull time
Class Teacher | Experienced | Newly Qualified Teacher / NQT | Outstanding School | Permanent

Year 1 Teacher (MPS2 -MPS5) – Lewisham – September Start


An ‘Outstanding’ Primary School in the Borough of Lewisham are looking to recruit a Year 1 Teacher. The role is full time, and permanent, with September start. You will be working amid a range of outstanding teachers and have a teaching assistant to assist you throughout the day.


The school is diverse and encourages individuality to support children to become the best learners that they can be. There is a culture of mutual respect, positivity and curiosity. As a Year 1 Teacher, you will be working in a school that provides for the full academic, personal and social development of each child through imaginative and innovative teaching methods.


It’s the perfect opportunity for a Teacher who is keen to further develop their CPD and career progression to join this already Ofsted rated ‘Outstanding’ School.


If this YEAR 1 Experienced Teacher role sounds like the ideal role for you, then please read on below to find out further information!


What the school can offer for a Year 1 Teacher:

  • Work in a ‘Outstanding’ school in Inner London
  • Work alongside a partner teacher due to 2 Form Entry
  • Planning and Subject Leader time given each week and each term
  • Caring ethos coupled with high academic expectations
  • Outstanding curriculum which engages not only academically, but develops creativity and nurtures well-being
  • Fantastic facilities – resource areas, learning zones, large hall spaces, music and dance room and outdoor learning spaces
  • An excellent, high standard of behaviour across the school
  • Part of a cluster of 3 schools who closely work together
  • Well-being initiatives throughout the year
  • A focus on live marking with a new adapted marking policy to cut marking time down
  • Inner London pay MPS2 – MPS5 £33,658 - £39,492
  • September Start – Permanent & Full Time


This is an exceptional opportunity to work in one of Lewisham’s top primary schools. If you are an Year 1 Teacher and have completed one year of your ECT induction read below for more information about the role.


What we are looking for

  • Year 1 Teacher (Have taught KS1 for 1 or more years)
  • Must hold a UK QTS – this is non-negotiable
  • Must have a degree from a reputable University
  • Must have a strong academic background – A levels and GCSEs
  • Experience of working in KS1
  • Excellent references and lesson observations/feedback
  • A team player who will fully get on board with the SDP
  • Continuing to raise attainment and closing the gap for PPG children
  • Located in the Borough of Lewisham


If this is sounding like the perfect Year 1 Teacher opportunity for you in September, please apply.


After applying, your dedicated consultant will call you to discuss your application and further details about the school.


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