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Class Teacher

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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
£26,662 - £42,498
St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School, Longfield Avenue, Walthamstow,
Working Pattern:
Full Time
32.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/05/2018 at 13:00 PM
Vacancy Description

St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School

Longfield Avenue


London E17 7DP

Tel: 020 8509 4321

Headteacher: Mr Ruslan Protsiv


Class Teacher - NQT or an experienced teacher (Full-time)

Salary: M1-UPS3 Outer London

Permanent contract

Start Date: 1st September 2018  

St Patrick’s is a highly respected and successful Catholic school. The Governors invite applications from skilled, enthusiastic and inspirational teachers to play a key role in building on the success of our friendly school.

We are an ambitious and successful school with a reputation for providing a high standard of education both locally and nationally. We have a strong Catholic ethos where pupils’ uniqueness is truly valued. Our school is highly inclusive and works tirelessly to secure the best possible outcomes for all our children, regardless of their starting point. For us, children always come first. You will receive a deep commitment to professional development to enable you to develop and grow through a structured induction and training programme, coaching and personalised support. We also collaborate with other schools to add support, share ideas and to challenge.

We want you to:-

  • Have the skills, energy and drive to innovate and inspire but also to learn from others
  • Enjoy teaching a creative curriculum and will want to go the extra mile to help children achieve their best
  • Be an excellent communicator with a strong commitment to professional development and working in partnership with the colleagues and parents
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of what constitutes outstanding teaching and learning
  • Demonstrate exceptional knowledge of the curriculum
  • Demonstrate excellent management, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Be responsive, enthusiastic, flexible, loyal and a good team player
  • Be competent, competitive and a risk taker
  • Be consistent, thorough and thoughtful

We can offer you:-

  • A positive and caring ethos based on the values of the Catholic faith
  • A commitment to support your professional development to the next stage of your career
  • The opportunity to work with delightful children, supportive colleagues and parents.

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. All applicants will be required to produce two suitable referees as part of the application.

Application forms can be downloaded from the school website at or requested from the school office. Completed CES applications should be sent by email to or handed over to the school office.  

Application closing date: Tuesday 22nd May, 12:00 noon

Interviews: Friday 26th May 2018

Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

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