Marshgate Primary School Careers Site Eteach (19600)


We are an outstanding and oversubscribed two form entry primary school with excellent facilities.  The school opened in 2002 and has grown immensely in that period.

Our last Ofsted inspection in March 2015 rated us outstanding in all areas and the inspectors stated “There are no significant areas for improvement”.  At present one year group have three classes.  Our staff members are friendly and welcoming. Our Board of Governors is pro-active and supportive of the school. 

Situated close to Richmond station, we benefit from good transport links with journey times of just twenty-five minutes to London.

About Us

As a National Teaching School we have extensive partnerships with schools, locally, nationally and abroad. This allows us to develop and share best practice with others and to both offer and access a range of professional development opportunities for our staff. You would be working as part of a confident, effective staff team committed to offering children an exciting, creative curriculum with a wide range of sporting, musical and artistic experiences.

We encourage all staff to achieve their professional and career goals by continually providing the opportunity to not only shape the lives of our students but to also transform the communities which we serve.

Working for us

If you're searching for your next post, why not contact us now? You'll be working at a great school and be part of a friendly, helpful team. We're always interested to hear from enthusiastic, committed candidates - send us your CV now via our School Talent Pool and say what sort of role you're looking for. 

Working in Richmond

Richmond is a unique jewel in London’s crown. Often considered London’s most attractive borough it has been a favourite retreat for the rich and famous throughout history. Home to the marvels of Hampton Court and Twickenham Stadium it rivals anywhere in London for things to see and do. Seen as the happiest place in London to live, the balance of being close enough to central London while maintaining a large amount of open green space.

Located just 8 miles south west of central London, Richmond has fantastic transport links with access to London Underground’s District Line and train services to Waterloo. Heathrow Airport is 12 miles away and can be reached easily by road, train or bus and the M3, M25 and M4 motorways all provide easy access to the area.

Richmond is a friendly and lively centre with excellent facilities including numerous shops and boutiques, pavement cafes and bars, charming pubs and sophisticated restaurants serving top class international cuisine. With so much history and heritage, wildlife and leisure activities, Richmond has something for everyone and is a wonderful environment in which to bring up a family.  Along with a variety of galleries, art centres and cinemas, there is the fabulous Richmond Theatre on The Green along with The Orange Tree theatre.

The Borough also offers up some of the most attractive green open spaces within London including a number of Royal Parks, the most notable of which is the famous 2,300+ acres of Richmond Park.  The River Thames is a major feature of Richmond. Running through the heart of the Borough it winds its way for 21 miles allowing for some beautifully positioned riverside homes with fabulous river views.


Kew Gardens and Palace - Experience the Royal Botanical Garden Show at Kew Gardens. Visit the beautiful palace set within the 300 acre setting.

Richmond Park - London’s largest royal park, famous for its rambling heaths and multitude of deer. A popular jaunt West London locals looking to escape the hustle and bustle of London life.

Twickenham Stadium - The home of rugby. Catch England international rugby games here or during the summer the famous London 7s. Make the short walk to the smaller but just as lively Stoop to catch the local premiership club side, Harlequins RFC.

Hampton Court Palace - The famous royal palace that was a favourite for the King Henry VIII. Visiting here is a little journey to the past. During the winter months it is home to one of London’s largest ice rinks which is a fantastic evening no matter who you are.

Old Deer Park - Houses the boroughs favourite pagoda, it is a fantastic little park land. It is also the home ground of London Welsh Rugby Club if you are looking for an intimate family experience watching the sport.



Aims and Values

Marshgate Primary School is a multi-cultural, multi-faith school.  Excellence, continually raising standards and the achievement of full potential for every child are our overriding priorities.  Self-respect and respect for others and their views are our core values.

  • To ensure the school ethos fosters attitudes and relationships which enable every child to achieve their full potential, irrespective of religion, ethnicity, gender or disability.
  • To ensure each child develops knowledge and skills, through the provision of a high quality broad and balanced curriculum, which will lead to future success.
  • To provide the highest quality learning environment where children feel self-confident, happy and secure.
  • To help each child develop a learning disposition, a love of learning and an enquiring mind, which will empower them for life long learning.
  • To encourage autonomy in learning through the development of attitudes of co-operation, respect for others, self-reliance and responsibility.
  • To ensure the highest standards of teaching and learning.
  • To encourage and develop parental and community involvement in the life and work of the school recognising the valuable contribution all can make.
  • To maintain high standards through the continuous development of staff and governors.