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Vacancy Summary
London Borough Of Waltham Forest
Teachers Main/Upper Payscale: £26,662- £42,498 pro rata
Longshaw Primary School, Longshaw Road, Chingford, London
Working Pattern:
Term Time
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
12/10/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

Longshaw Primary Academy School, Chingford, E4

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher to join our friendly and committed team from January 2019.

The ideal candidate will be someone who has the passion and ability to engage and motivate pupils in their learning, encouraging them to achieve their very best at all times, whilst recognising potential and nurturing the skills, talents and abilities of all.

In return, we can offer you pupils that are well behaved and keen to learn as well as staff that are both friendly and supportive.

As a school, we are always looking for innovative ways to support our staff and provide a wealth of professional development opportunities for teachers at different stages of their career.

We are always on the lookout for aspiring leaders and can provide a wealth of opportunities for personal growth and development through shadowing, coaching and mentoring. For the right candidate who can demonstrate the relevant skills and experience, a TLR may be available.

We think that Longshaw is a school with a lot of potential and a bright future ahead. If you want to be part of this and make a difference to the lives of our pupils and school community, then we would love to hear from you and warmly invite you to visit our school.

We are a school that is committed to safeguarding and all of our recruitment processes are undertaken in line with our safer recruitment and safeguarding policies.

Closing date for the applications is Friday 12th October 2018

Interviews will be held w/c 15th October 2018


Completed applications need to be returned to the school office at the following address:Longshaw Primary Academy, Longshaw Road, Chingford, E4 6LH

or emailed to


The school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and medical clearance.



Equal Opportunities
Waltham Forest is a diverse borough where diversity is valued and is integral to both, service delivery and employment of its staff. The Council is proud of its rich mix of communities and as the largest employer in the area, it works hard to respond to the changing needs of its population.

We use our statutory duties on race, gender and disability equality and best practice in respect of age, faith and sexual orientation to ensure equality of opportunity in the workplace.

The Council is committed to meeting its 4 equality objectives contained within the Waltham Forest Council Equality Plan 2012/2015:

- Promoting equality of opportunity

- Opposing all forms of discrimination, intolerance and disadvantage

- Ensuring our workforce reflects the diverse communities of Waltham Forest at all levels.

- Providing fair, appropriate, accessible and excellent Services to all.

Respecting Diversity is a core Council value.

How to apply
Further information about the school can be found at: