Year 5 Teacher-Maternity Cover-2 terms-Croydon

Croydon, London
Date Posted: 10 Jun 2024
  1. Primary Teacher
£176.99 - £235.90 per day
  1. Long-term

Year 5 Teacher-Maternity Cover-2 terms-Croydon

Croydon, London

Year 5 Primary Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Are you looking for a Primary Teacher position in a wonderful school in Croydon? Tradewind Recruitment would love to have you on board!

Position Details:

  • Role: Year 5 Primary Teacher (Maternity Cover)
  • Duration: September 2024 - January 2025 (potential for permanent role)
  • Location: Croydon
  • Salary: Outer London pay scale M1-M4

About the School:

This 'Outstanding' school is very inclusive, with a strong, caring ethos enriched by pupils from a range of social and cultural backgrounds. The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, outstanding teacher with excellent classroom management skills and high expectations for all children. You will be passionate about making learning fun, relevant, enjoyable, and challenging. This is an exciting opportunity to join a fast-moving, forward-thinking school that is a great place to work.

What We Are Looking For:

  • Provide a safe, happy, and stimulating environment where each student can reach their full potential.
  • Use targeted teaching to ensure all students make rapid and consistent progress across the curriculum.
  • Maintain high aspirations and expectations for students in both behaviour and achievement.
  • Encourage each child to be positive and self-motivated, taking responsibility for their own actions.
  • Integrate well with a diverse, inclusive curriculum that is balanced and differentiated to meet each student's needs.


  • Hold QTS status or an equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Overseas Trained Teachers will be considered if your qualifications are comparable to a UK teaching qualification.
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable), and professional reference checks.
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible, with explanations for any employment breaks.
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK.

Why Join Us:

  • The school is rated 'Outstanding' by OFSTED.
  • Both ECT and experienced teachers are encouraged to apply.
  • Easily accessible by car with parking available. Public transport options include local buses just outside the school and a Northern line station a 5-minute walk away.

How to Apply:

Click "Apply Now" to start your application for the role of Year 5 Primary Teacher. For more information, contact Stephanie McGowan at 0207 845 5450 or email

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