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Class Teacher

This vacancy has now closed and is listed for reference only.
Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
The Jenny Hammond Primary School, Worsley Road, Leytonstone
Working Pattern:
Full Time
32.5 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
20/05/2019 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

‘The Jenny Hammond Primary School is a good school. Adults have high expectations for pupils in terms of behaviour and outcomes. Pupils are enthusiastic, confident learners who work hard and do their best. There is a highly positive climate for learning evident across the school.’
Ofsted Inspection, May 2017

The Jenny Hammond Primary School
KS2 Class Teacher
required for September 2019
(NQTs welcome to apply)

Due to our school increasing to two forms of entry, an exciting opportunity now exists for a highly committed classroom practitioner to join our progressive team. We invite exceptional candidates to apply for the post, which will commence in September 2019.

You will be:
• experienced in teaching or training in Key Stage 2 classes
• committed to child centred creative teaching and learning
• a positive and inspirational colleague
• a true professional with a strong commitment to raising standards of achievement through active-learning
• a team player who enjoys working co-operatively with colleagues

In return we offer:
• enthusiastic independent thinking children
• a friendly and dedicated team of staff
• a creative curriculum
• supportive parents and governors
• encouragement for continuing professional development

Closing date: Monday 20th May 2019 by 12 noon
Interviews to be held Wednesday 22nd May 2019

Visits to the school are encouraged. For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit please contact Deborah Gibbon, the Head Teacher. Application forms and further details are available from Jacquie Reid in the school office on 020 8519 3977 or at

All completed applications should be returned to the school by email or at the following address:

The Jenny Hammond Primary School, Elsham Road, Leytonstone, E11 3JH

The Jenny Hammond Primary School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. References will be taken up prior to interview and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS.

All application forms and further information are available from and websites

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.