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Reception Teacher


Job Description:

  • Reception Teacher
  • Full-time
  • Short-term contract
  • 5th June - 21st July
  • Sydenham primary school

A large, diverse primary school in Sydenham are looking for an experienced reception teacher to join their teaching team for the last half-term of the academic year.

The role

In this role you will have the opportunity to teach a creative curriculum to a class of bright, keen pupils in one of the reception classes at the school. This role has become available due to a permanent member of staff having to take extended sick leave. The school are therefore looking for an experienced reception teacher to take on the class teaching for the last half-term of the academic year. As a 3-form entry school, you will be working in a year group team to plan and assess effectively and will have the support from experienced teaching assistants based in the class. You will be able to bring an energetic and enthusiastic approach and enjoy bringing subjects to life.

The school

This 3-form-entry primary school is based in Sydenham with good transport links.  Pupils are engaged in learning and the school staff work hard to ensure all pupils have equal access to the curriculum. There is an established leadership in place and staff feel valued and are offered training and progression within their roles. With good transport links and potential future job opportunities this is an excellent school environment to join.

To apply for this role you must:

  • be a qualified Primary Teacher with QTS
  • Ideally have experience in Reception
  • Be available to commit to a full-time role from June 5th - July 21st

If this role is of interest, please apply with your up-to-date CV ASAP.

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.


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    Contract, Full Time

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