Primary Advantage is a federation of eight schools in Hackney. Our schools are exciting places with high expectations which promote innovation and excellence.
St John & St James CE Primary School is a one-form entry Primary School located in Hackney. We are a Federation of eight schools called Primary Advantage. We believe our schools can gain many benefits from working collaboratively and can achieve more by working together. We have made a commitment to a shared responsibility to the wider education community, the provision of good quality education and the improvement of life chances for pupils in the community beyond that of our own schools. Teachers, support staff, school leaders and Governors have added expertise in working alongside colleagues to improve provision and outcomes for pupils.
We are looking to recruit a talented teacher to join our Early Years team to support the school in providing the best possible standards of teaching and learning for our community. This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational, highly motivated and ambitious and creative practitioner to join our outstanding school team.
We are looking for someone who:
Is dedicated and driven towards improving outcomes for every child.
Is a strong, reflective classroom practitioner who is passionate about teaching and lifelong learning and has the ability and dedication to become an outstanding practitioner.
Is keen to expand their knowledge, skills and understanding of learning, education and pedagogy in order to grow and develop as a practitioner.
Has excellent teaching and interpersonal skills.
Is excited about learning and teaching and is committed to all elements of school life.
Is a highly reflective practice.
Has a sound working knowledge of the early years curriculum.
Is passionate around raising standards for all groups of pupils.
In return, we can offer you:
Friendly, dynamic and enthusiastic pupils.
A dedicated and motivated staff team who strongly believe in team work and building positive relationships across the school.
An experienced leadership team working in partnership with the Primary Advantage Federation of schools to achieve more together.
Exciting opportunities within our vibrant and multicultural community.
A high focus on care, guidance and support for all staff members.
Access to high quality professional development opportunities including ASTs, Consultant support, partnership CPD and Class based Lesson Study approaches.
Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged. For queries in regards to this post, or to return your applications, please contact our Cluster Finance & Admin Manager, Nikki Lawrence, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Successful applicants will be required to apply for an enhanced Criminal Record Check via DBS. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and expect all members of staff to share this commitment