Class Teacher KS1/2 – Penwortham Primary School

Job Introduction

ECT’S are welcome to apply 

September 2024 Start


If you’d like to work in a dynamic and caring school where your well-being and continuing professional development is of great importance, then Penwortham could be the school for you.

We are looking for a creative, enthusiastic and excellent teacher to join our dynamic and supportive team of teachers and support staff. 

Our children and school community are looking for a teacher who is:

    An excellent, child centred and innovative practitioner with high expectations of achievement and behaviour

    passionate about teaching and raising standards for all children 

    committed to working in close partnership with all stakeholders

    able to contribute to and support the values and ambitions of the school

    Able to demonstrate a commitment to the well-being and safety of children.

We can offer you:

    A welcoming and caring school with happy, motivated and well behaved children

    Attractive, well-resourced buildings and grounds

    The support of hardworking and dedicated staff team

    A supportive SLT and governing body who cares about your well-being and access to our employee assistance programme 

    A friendly and supportive parent community

    Strong commitment to your professional development

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  Please call Clair Varrow our Senior Admin Officer on 020 8769 3949 to book a visit.

Should you have any queries, kindly contact Julie Watts pa@penwortham.wandsworth.sch.uk or Luisa Fernandez at pa2@penwortham.wandsworth.sch.uk

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

Completed applications should be returned to the school either by email to: jobs@penwortham.wandsworth.sch.uk or post: 

Penwortham Primary School, Penwortham Road, Streatham, London SW16 6RJ.

Closing Date: 18 April 2024 (at noon)

Interview date:23 April and 24 April 2024

References will be taken up if you’re shortlisted and prior to interview.    

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 not exempt from the rehabilitation of offenders Act 1974 and is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check, a soft online presence check and an overseas police check if applicable.

CV’s will not be accepted.

Penwortham Primary School                

Penwortham Road, London SW16 6RJ

Tel: 020 8769 3949

Fax: 020 8677 5354

Email: admin@penwortham.wandsworth.sch.uk


Head: Sandie Andrews

Roll: (646) – Group 4

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