Class Teachers
Required permanently from September 2019
Salary: MPS (including Inner London Allowance) 

Heronsgate is a large and very popular 4 form entry primary school with a campus in West Thamesmead and one in Woolwich, opposite the Royal Arsenal development. Extensive regeneration is taking place in the area in anticipation of the arrival of Crossrail in Woolwich. Central London will then only be 18 minutes away! There are currently good public transport links including the DLR and National Rail at Woolwich Arsenal and Plumstead.We are very committed to sharing and devolving leadership. Career progression for our staff is a high priority.

Our pupils are looking for enthusiastic and highly motivated teachers with high expectations of children. We encourage EYFS/KS1/KS2 teachers to apply and applications from NQT’s are welcome.

“Heronsgate is an outstanding primary school with a caring ethos. Behaviour is exemplary and pupils are exuberant, articulate, enthusiastic and well-mannered.”Ofsted

We are well resourced with an attractive outdoor environment and are keen to continue and enhance your professional development. We strongly recommend you come and visit us if you have been graded good or above!

Heronsgate Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Closing Date for applications: Tuesday 23 April 2019 (9am)

You can call Andrea Taylor, who would be pleased to talk to you further or book for you to visit the school on 020 8317 0809.

Please submit your application to

Job Description and Person Spec
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Midday Meals Supervisors
Scale 1c Spine Point 10 £2,403.00* per annum
* 5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year
Required at our Thamesmead and Royal Arsenal campuses

Our School is looking for friendly, energetic and enthusiastic individuals to join our supervisory team.

You will be responsible to the Head of School for securing the safety,
welfare and good conduct of pupils in and about the premises of the school during the midday break.

To be successful you should have:

  • Proven experience of supervising children in a paid or unpaid capacity.
  • An understanding of the importance of the school meal / packed lunch and the midday break as a social or educational occasion. 
  • An understanding of the importance of safeguarding the wellbeing of children 
  • An ability to work as a member of a team
  • The ability to relate to pupils and to deal with them patiently and firmly
    using positive strategies.

Heronsgate is a popular primary school with a caring ethos and the friendliest,most committed team in Greenwich. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

Please call Natasha Reay on Ext 242 if you wish to find out more information.

Please return completed forms to:

Job description

Application form