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Outstanding Teacher

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Vacancy Summary
Employer:
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Salary:
£27,596 - £38,580
Location:
Woodside Primary Academy, Wood Street, Walthamstow, London,
Contract:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Hours:
32.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Enhanced
Closing Date:
16/05/2019 at 12:00 PM
Reference:
SCH/19/96585
Vacancy Description

Outstanding Class Teacher required to start

September 2019

Year Group Negotiable

(NQTs are welcome to apply)

Do you wish to work at an Outstanding school which supports teachers work/life balance? We are a school with a history of providing extensive support to teachers and a commitment to creating a balance between school, personal and family life. 

At Woodside we offer the following: 

  • Weekly PPA (Non-contact time) with your year group.
  • Additional PPA (Non-contact time) for all class teachers every Friday from 12:45pm. The academy advocates teachers finishing early.
  • Inner London weighting for all Main Pay Scale Teachers.
  • Teach Together initiative whereby teachers of all levels of experience work alongside each other to develop their own personal CPD and teaching practice.
  • Free before and after school child care for teachers; in addition we will collect your child/children from neighboring schools.
  • Free childcare during INSET days. 

What Ofsted said: 

  • Over time, the quality of teaching is outstanding. Teachers challenge pupils to apply their skills accurately. They use a rich range of resources to develop pupils’ learning and interests.
  • Personal development, behavior and pupils’ welfare is outstanding.
  • The curriculum is used to transform the lives of pupils, and further work is planned to make the school a community hub that raises aspirations. 

Continuing Excellence-Awards and Recognition at Woodside: 

  • Winners of the Outstanding Progress category at the Education Business Awards
  • Certificate of recognition from the Mayor of London (Sadiq Khan) as a School for Success which recognises exceptional work in sharing good practice and helping to boost education for all Londoners
  • Recognition by the Department for Education (DFE) as a school that provides outstanding outcomes for our disadvantaged pupils 

Are you driven, inspirational, influential and an exceptional teacher looking for that next step in your career?

At Woodside we believe in the future development of our teachers. Our CPD package has meant that applications for leadership/promotion opportunities in the school have stood out above external applicants and those applicants were successful in their next steps. 

‘The headteacher spots and nurtures talents, enabling future leaders to develop their skills for the wider benefit of the school.’  Ofsted 

We would like to hear from you if you:- 

  • Thrive on challenge and have high aspirations for all pupils.
  • Are energised by opportunities to develop and share your practice. 

Potential applicants are both welcome and encouraged to visit the School.  

Open Evenings will take place on Thursday 28th March 19 and Wednesday 3rd April 19.

(5pm-6pm). Please contact the school office to reserve a place. 

Please contact the school office, by Telephone 0208 520 5168 or email: school@woodside.waltham.sch.uk  to make an appointment.  To request an application pack, please email recruitment@woodside.waltham.sch.uk  

Alternatively, download an application pack from our website www.woodsideprimaryacademy.com 

Closing Date:            Thursday 16th May 2019 at midday 

Shortlisting:              Thursday 16th May 2019 pm.           

Interviews:               Tuesday 21st & Wednesday 22nd May 2019. 

Woodside Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.



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.

How to apply
Please return applications by closing date.