Part Time Class teacher (Job share)

Required September 2024
MPS 1-6

One year fixed term (Thursdays and Fridays)

We would like to appoint a part time class teacher who is caring, enthusiastic and hard working to join our supportive and friendly staff. This post would suit a creative and inspiring teacher, who has high expectations for all pupils; proven knowledge and skills of effective teaching and learning; and the ability to be flexible and work well as part of a team. The successful candidate would share class teaching responsibility with an experienced teacher.

Oakthorpe is a warm and welcoming school that serves a diverse community. We offer excellent opportunities for professional development; the freedom to be innovative; and an exciting working environment with plenty of fun!

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is committed to outstanding teaching and learning
  • Has high expectations of themselves and of children
  • Is caring, friendly and enthusiastic
  • Can work effectively with colleagues and parents to achieve high standards for all children
  • Has a positive and flexible approach
  • Is keen to contribute to the life of the school, including its role as a provider of Initial Teacher Training
  • Is willing to embrace our fun loving and inclusive ethos

At Oakthorpe Primary School we are proud to have:

  • A commitment to providing high quality education and experiences
  • Well behaved and enthusiastic children
  • Supportive parents and governors
  • Children who enjoy learning together
  • A strong a stable staff team who are dedicated to working towards the best possible outcomes for all children
  • Excellent opportunities for professional development including mentoring our trainees and contributing to their training programme

A visit to our school is warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit and find out more about the post and our lovely school, please contact Pamela Vainella on 020 8807 4689 or email

Closing date: Monday 1st July 2024

Interviews:  Friday 5th  July 2024

Please click on this link Enfield Jobs and search for the vacancy to apply.

CV’s will not be accepted.

Applications are to be processed as received, therefore an early application is recommended. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early.

If you do not hear from us, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

Oakthorpe is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Therefore, we expect all workers and employees to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including satisfactory Enhanced Criminal Records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and applicants will be required to declare any convictions, cautions, reprimands and warnings that are not ‘protected’ [as defined by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013 and 2020)].