Year 5 Teacher

Barnet LA

Job Description

Job Title: Year 5 Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Location: Hendon, London

Start Date: September (1 year Maternity Cover)

Are you an enthusiastic and dedicated Year 5 Teacher looking for an exciting opportunity? We are currently seeking a passionate educator to join our outstanding 2 Form Entry Primary School in between Brent Cross and Edgware. This role is a maternity cover, providing an excellent opportunity to gain experience in a thriving educational environment.

School Overview:
Our school is a highly regarded and Ofsted-rated “Outstanding” institution, known for its commitment to excellence in education. Situated between the Brent Cross and Edgware areas of London, our school offers a warm and welcoming environment, dedicated to nurturing the potential of every child.

Job Description:
As a Year 5 Teacher, you will be responsible for delivering high-quality teaching and ensuring positive learning outcomes for our students. You will work closely with a supportive team of educators, collaborating on curriculum planning, assessments, and student progress tracking. Your passion for education will inspire and motivate our Year 5 students, helping them reach their full potential academically, socially, and emotionally.

Key Responsibilities:

Plan and deliver engaging lessons in line with the national curriculum, catering to the diverse needs of Year 5 students.
Provide a supportive and inclusive learning environment that promotes student engagement and achievement.
Establish and maintain positive relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
Monitor and assess student progress, providing regular feedback and implementing strategies for improvement.
Collaborate with the school’s leadership team and fellow teachers to contribute to the overall development of the school.


Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent teaching qualification.
Experience teaching within the primary age range, preferably with Year 5 students.
A thorough understanding of the national curriculum and its application within the Year 5 curriculum.
Strong communication skills and the ability to work effectively as part of a team.
Enthusiasm for providing a supportive and inspiring learning environment for students.
A commitment to ongoing professional development and a desire to contribute to the wider school community.

What We Offer:

A supportive and welcoming school community committed to excellence in education.
Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
Competitive salary and benefits package.

Application Process:
To apply for the position of Year 5 Teacher (Maternity Cover), please submit your resume, a cover letter, and any relevant supporting documents through our online application portal. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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