At Floreat Wandsworth, our mission is to enable all children and staff to flourish. This is a wonderful opportunity for a passionate Reception teacher. Your lively creativity will ensure that children flourish in your care. Floreat's Calm School ethos will enable you to grow dignified, learning-focused pupils who love school. This is your chance to shine!
You will also gain an opportunity to showcase your teaching and learning skills to other teachers and leaders who visit us from all over the UK. Show us determination, courage and spark and we will do everything we can to ensure you are the very best teacher you can be. If you are excited to join the dedicated team at Floreat, then we’d love to hear from you.
About Floreat Wandsworth
Floreat Wandsworth is a brand new school that opened in September 2015 and is part of the GLF Schools Multi-Academy Trust. Our mission is to enable all pupils to flourish by exposing them to a knowledge-rich academic education and developing their character strengths and virtues.
What we are looking for
• Proven ability to teach at a ‘good plus’ level within an EYFS classroom, including assessment and feedback.
• Proven ability to manage pupils in positive ways, maintaining a 'Calm School' and modelling dignity in every situation.
• Proven ability to lead your class with courage and integrity, basing decisions on securing the best outcomes for every child.
• Commitment to modelling Floreat's character virtues in order to grow these across the school community.
• Exceptional organisational skills including time management.
To review the full Job Description and Person Specification for this role, please download the Job Pack below.
Why work at Floreat Wandsworth
As a member of our team, you will teach, role model and strive to exemplify virtues such as curiosity, honesty, perseverance, and how we can serve others. In return, we commit to giving you the time, inspiration and support to flourish:
You will have plenty of CPD opportunities for professional development and growth.
Working as part of the GLF Schools Trust comprising of over 40 schools, we can support you with career pathways for progression.
If you are excited by the possibility of taking on a key role in our team, then we’d love to hear from you.
Salary: Main Pay Scale (Inner London)
Job Start: January 2021
Contract type: Part Time (3 days: Wednesday to Friday)
Contract term: Temporary (Maternity Cover)
Reports to: the Headteacher
*Other details: The successful candidate will have an opportunity to apply for a permanent class teacher position during the Spring and Summer Terms of 2020/21.
GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).
As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities. We particularly welcome applicants from under- represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.
We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.
Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place.