Class Teacher – St. Mark’s C of E Primary Academy


Required to start in September 2017  – NQTs and teachers with experience are welcome to apply

St. Mark’s is a REAch2 Church of England Primary Academy in a vibrant residential area in South Norwood with exceptionally good access to buses and trains.


We are a small and caring, family orientated Church of England Academy serving our local community. Our vision for our children is to inspire them through our values based ethos, encouraging a life-long love of learning and a determination to excel and grow into compassionate, resilient and responsible adults of the future.


Our learning environment provides a happy, calm and purposeful atmosphere with a culture of high expectations for all. We educate and nurture the whole child through an exciting and creative curriculum which develops children’s knowledge, skills and experience across a broad subject range encouraging all to excel.


We are looking for a passionate and creative teacher to join our talented staff team.  The successful candidate will be a motivated and inclusive teacher who demonstrates a commitment to our school ethos and vision:

Inspiring minds, achieving excellence, nurturing faith.

Our staff are friendly, supportive and dedicated and our children are polite and enthusiastic, with a great attitude to learning. We have a ‘grow your own’ culture and are committed to our staff professional development through in-school opportunities and excellent REAch2 CPD training.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Staff will be recruited and selected in line with safer recruitment policy and practice.  The successful applicant will undertake an enhanced DBS check.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the school prior to applying.  Please contact the school office on 020 8654 3570.  Please email for an application pack.  For an informal discussion please contact the Headteacher, Kate Wilson, tel. 020 8654 3570.

Closing date: Monday 15th May 2017

Interview date: Thursday 18th May 2017

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