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Primary School Teacher

  • Location:

    South West London

  • Sector:

    Primary Teaching

  • Job type:

    Permanent Contracts

  • Salary:

    £36745 - £47666 per annum

  • Contact:

    Carl Cooper

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  • Published:

    9 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Job Title: Full-Time Primary School Teacher (Year 5)

Location: Balham, London

Start Date: September 2024

Contract Type: Full-Time, Permanent

Salary: Competitive, based on experience

About the School: Located in the heart of Balham, our primary school is renowned for its commitment to excellence in education and fostering a nurturing and inclusive environment for all students. With a strong focus on both academic and personal growth, we pride ourselves on providing a supportive and engaging learning experience that encourages every child to thrive.

The Role: The school is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated Year 5 Teacher to join our dynamic team. This role is ideal for someone passionate about teaching and eager to inspire and support students as they transition through a critical stage in their education.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan, prepare, and deliver engaging and differentiated lessons for Year 5 students.
  • Develop and implement effective teaching strategies that cater to the individual needs of all students.
  • Assess and monitor student progress, providing constructive feedback to students and parents.
  • Create a positive and inclusive classroom environment that fosters a love for learning and encourages student participation.
  • Collaborate with colleagues to develop and share best practices and resources.
  • Participate in staff meetings, training sessions, and school events.
  • Maintain accurate records of student progress and report as required.
  • Promote the well-being and safety of all students in accordance with school policies.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent, with relevant experience teaching in primary schools.
  • A strong understanding of the Year 5 curriculum and the ability to adapt teaching methods to meet the needs of all learners.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, staff, and parents.
  • A commitment to continuous professional development and a passion for teaching.
  • Experience in using a range of teaching strategies to support diverse learning needs.
  • A proactive and flexible approach to working within a team.
  • An Enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate.

Why Join Us?

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression.
  • Access to a range of resources and modern teaching facilities.
  • A vibrant and inclusive school community.
  • Competitive salary and benefits package.

How to Apply: If you are a dedicated and passionate Primary School Teacher with the skills and experience to support our Year 5 students, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role to Carl at Reeson Education.

Reeson Education:

REESON Education is London's Premier Recruitment Agency. Established in 2006 by experienced teachers, education professionals and recruitment specialists, we have built our business and reputation on the cores values of honesty, integrity and excellence.

We care about education and the provision of education and have established an excellent reputation with schools and teachers alike.

At REESON Education we work closely with a large network of Nurseries, Primary Schools, Secondary Schools and Colleges across London. Our client base provides us with an abundance of available daily supply, long term and permanent opportunities across all age groups in all areas of London.