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KS1 Teacher/Phase Leader - Southmead Primary School

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

About Us

Required for September 2023

Southmead Primary School is a thriving and vibrant place of learning, where we value and harness everyone’s contribution in our pursuit of excellence in all aspects of our work. You will be joining an ambitious, dedicated and happy team.  

If you have a true passion for teaching and learning and want to help all our children make the best possible progress from their starting points; if you have children at the heart of your teaching practice then we are the school for you.  We are a culturally diverse school and welcome applications from all.  We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and all our staff share this vital commitment.  

As a large 2-form entry school, with an ASD Base, there are many opportunities for professional development and to develop a wide range of experience.  New members of our team will take part in a comprehensive induction programme to enable them to understand the school’s ethos, policies and procedures.

We are looking for someone who: 

    is an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations    
    is an enthusiastic and hardworking team player
    has a strong commitment to school improvement
    is ambitious with the ability to motivate and inspire
    secures high levels of achievement 
    is committed to safeguarding all our children and their emotional well-being
    is able to communicate effectively with all members of the school community
    has proven ability in communicating with and leading a small team
    enjoys mentoring and coaching colleagues with the aim of driving up standards
    has previous experience of a Phase Leader role
    has substantial experience of working in KS1 

In return we offer you:

    Happy children who love learning and are proud of their school
    A welcoming, caring and dedicated staff who are committed to providing the best outcomes for our children
    Clear succession planning to enable all staff to develop leadership skills for the future
    Excellent opportunities for continued professional development
    Dedicated release time
    A strong, ambitious and supportive leadership team
    A nurturing, inclusive culture and ethos that recognises the efforts of all members of the school community
    The opportunity to be part of a dedicated leadership team, helping make strategic decisions

Please make an appointment to come and visit our school and see for yourself.  
For an application pack or to arrange a visit to the school please contact, Claudia Gibson

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below.

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email or post.  

Completed application should be returned to the school either by email or post.

Closing date: 05 June 2023 (at noon)

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and an on-line search check. 

CVs are not accepted.

Southmead Primary School
Princes Way
SW19 6QT
Tel: 020 8788 8901

Richmond and Wandsworth Councils

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