Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich opened in September 2014 and is now well established in the community, housed in our brand new modern, bright building on Lordship Lane, with four, soon to be five, year groups. Our academy was judged to be ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in May 2017 and was the first Free School in the country to achieve Unicef’s Rights Respecting School Award in July. It is a warm, welcoming place to work and learn, situated right in the heart of vibrant East Dulwich.
We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative qualified teacher with high expectations to join our collaborative and growing Academy team in September 2018.
This is an exciting position, which could offer excellent career progression and development. The position would be in KS2, either Year 3 or 4, with an option to move year groups in future years. A TLR for leadership responsibility is available for a suitably qualified and experienced candidate but equally the post may suit a NQT.
What we are looking for:
The successful candidate will be knowledgeable about, and experienced in implementing current good practice. We are looking for an outstanding practitioner and team player, who enjoys teaching, has a desire to contribute to the development of the school and has:
•A passion for children’s learning and development;
•High expectations for all children and a desire to raise standards;
•High aspirations for themselves and a commitment to further development;
•QTS (or equivalent) and an undergraduate degree.
Why work at Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich?
•Excellent professional development opportunities;
•An ambitious, successful and vibrant place to work, with a brand new building and superb facilities;
•Children who are bright, confident and eager to learn;
•A supportive working culture that focuses on positive learning behaviour and high expectations for all children;
•A senior leadership team that is committed to developing others.
Please call 0203 772 4573 to arrange a visit or to find out more about the position.
For information about Harris Primary Academy East Dulwich please visit: http://www.harrisprimaryeastdulwich.org.uk
Are you an Aspiring Middle Leader?
At Harris, we have a strong culture of school improvement, and professional development is at the heart of the Federation. We can offer you the opportunity to gain your NPQML, a qualification that provides a national recognition of your leadership development and professional achievement as a middle leader. This programme is for teachers aspiring to take up middle leadership positions, and led by some of the most talented principals in the country who are highly experienced in improving outcomes for pupils and students. Find out more www.harristeachingschool.com
For NQTs, we provide our highly successful Harris Federation NQT programme where you will train alongside other NQTs from across the Federation. This enables aspiring teachers to support and learn from each other, in the true collaborative spirit of Harris. There is a structure of support and challenge with customised professional learning, and every NQT has a professional mentor.
Harris academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.