Sir Francis Drake Primary School
  • Employer: Lewisham Schools
  • Reference: SFDPP001
  • Published: Tue 20/09/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 20/10/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Part Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: The FTE salary for this role is £26,948 to £42,780 (pay award pending). This will be paid pro-rata for part time working. 
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Sir Francis Drake Primary School

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Sir Francis Drake Primary School

Inspiring Year 1 Teacher required (Fixed term contract - Maternity cover)

Part time (0.6 or 0.8 FTE negotiable) From November 2022

Location : Sir Francis Drake Primary School  Scawen Road, Deptford SE8 5AE -  Lewisham

Sir Francis Drake Primary School is looking for a KS1 teacher to join our forward thinking team.

Are you:

  • Able to think outside the box?
  • An excellent classroom practitioner who is able to make a difference to children’s outcomes?
  • A dedicated, enthusiastic professional who can inspire others and work as part of a team?
  • Able to share your excellent practice across the school for the benefit of the whole community?
  • Able to positively promote inclusion and have high expectations for all children?
  • Able to adapt a curriculum to meet the needs of a diverse group of children

In return we offer:

  • Enthusiastic children who are eager to learn
  • Opportunities for professional development in a supportive team.
  • A real chance to make a difference to a community and to children’s lives.


Sir Francis Drake Primary school is a small and friendly 1 form entry primary school located next to Deptford Park.  We are a multicultural, inclusive school where we truly believe that everyone is valued and all succeed.  These values underpin everything that we do.

We are looking for a hardworking, resilient teacher with KS1 experience to join our friendly and supportive team.  You will have a particular interest in working in a fully inclusive, multi-cultural KS1 class.

An application pack is downloadable from our website or you can e-mail for a pack:

COMPLETED APPLICATIONS SHOULD BE E-MAILED TO  MARKED ‘COMPLETED APPLICATION FOR TEACHING POST.  Applications can also be sent by post to the school marked for the attention of Karen Cartwright - Headteacher

Sir Francis Drake Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring service. The successful candidate will also be subject to an overseas criminal record, qualifications and reference checks.

Sir Francis Drake Primary School is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all members of the community, regardless of gender, age, marital status, disability, ethnicity, religion, belief or sexual orientation

CV’s will NOT be accepted as an application. References will be taken up before interview.

Closing date:                 Midnight 9^th October 2022

Shortlisting date:        10^th October 2022

Interviews:                 17^th October 2022        

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