Year 5 Teacher – January start

Haringey LA

Job Description

Position: Year 5 Teacher
Location: Tottenham, London

Contract: 1 Year (Maternity Cover)
Start Date: January 2024

We are seeking a dedicated and passionate educator for the position of Year 5 Teacher at our school in Tottenham, London. This role involves providing maternity cover for a one-year period. We welcome applications from both newly qualified and experienced teachers who are committed to making a positive impact within our diverse student community.

Job Description:

As a Year 5 Teacher, you will play an integral role in shaping the educational journey of our students. This maternity cover position offers a unique opportunity to work within a supportive and dynamic school environment, where you will contribute to the growth and development of Year 4 pupils.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop and deliver engaging lessons that align with the Year 5 curriculum.
Foster a classroom environment that stimulates curiosity, creativity, and independent learning.
Assess and monitor student progress, offering constructive feedback to support their individual growth.
Collaborate closely with teaching assistants and support staff to ensure a comprehensive approach to student development.
Maintain effective communication with parents and guardians, building strong partnerships to enhance the learning experience.
Participate in professional development opportunities and contribute to the school’s continuous improvement.


Possession of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) in the UK is a requirement.
While experience in primary education is preferred, we encourage applications from newly qualified teachers as well.
A deep passion for teaching in a primary school setting and a commitment to creating a positive and intellectually stimulating learning environment.
Strong communication and teamwork skills, enabling effective collaboration with colleagues, students, and parents.
An adaptable and proactive approach to teaching and learning.

At our school in Tottenham, we are dedicated to providing a nurturing and enriching educational experience for our students. This maternity cover role offers an excellent opportunity to become part of our committed team and make a lasting impact on young learners.

If you are enthusiastic, dedicated, and prepared to inspire young minds during this maternity cover assignment, we encourage you to apply. Join us in shaping a bright future for our Year 4 students.

To apply, please submit your CV and a brief cover letter outlining your teaching experience and explaining your interest in this position.




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Year 5 Teacher – January start

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