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Year 6 Teacher


Job Description:

  • Year 6 Teacher
  • Full-time
  • ASAP
  • Long-term maternity cover contract until July 2022
  • Paid to scale MPS3 to MPS6

We have a full-time opportunity for an experienced primary teacher to work at a lovely primary school in Hackney until to the end of the academic year.

The Role

This role is to take over the year 6 class in the school to cover a maternity absence. You will take on full class teaching responsibilities until the end of the academic year. You will be given time each week to prepare planning and you will work alongside other class teachers in the year group. The class are settled into the new academic year and are engaged in learning. Pupils are working at various levels and planning is differentiated in order for all pupils to access the curriculum and make progress. As a year 6 teacher you will be directly involved in preparing pupils for national testing in the summer term and you will ideally have previous experience teaching in year 6 or upper KS2. There are pupils with additional needs in the class and TA support is provided to enable these pupils to access learning activities.


The School

This 2-form-entry primary school is based in Hackney and is part of a larger federation across Hackney and is a popular school within the local community. They have a diverse intake of pupils who make good progress whilst at the school. They encourage lifelong learning in a stimulating and creative environment. There is an established and experienced senior management team and there are good opportunities for career development in the school. You will be joining a welcoming and energetic staff team and working with keen, focused pupils.


Due to this role starting mid-year, the school are looking for a teacher who has previous experience teaching in upper key stage 2.


This is a contract role and will be paid to scale from day 1 of the contract.

We have a policy to respond to all applications within three working days. However, because of the volume of applications, we are sometimes unable to reply to individual enquiries. If we have not contacted you within this specified time your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Philosophy Education is a Recruitment Business and is advertising this vacancy on behalf of one of its clients.


  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Education

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