Forestdale Primary School

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We currently have vacancies for the following positions: Class Teacher. Please scroll down for further information.


Class Teacher

Class Teacher Job Description

Class Teacher Person Specification

Teaching Application Form


Forestdale is a successful and popular two form entry primary school located in a residential area of South Croydon, with superb outside facilities and good transport links nearby.   Forestdale has a reputation for high standards and a sense of community.  We are looking for an enthusiastic class teacher to join our dedicated and happy team from September 2019.


We are looking  for someone who:-

  • Offers outstanding practice
  • Effectively promotes the vision, aims and ethos of the school
  • Is positive, innovative and enthusiastic
  • Loves working with children and inspiring learners


Forestdale can offer you:-

  • Children who are motivated, enthusiastic and a pleasure to teach
  • An exciting, creative curriculum
  • A team of hard working, dedicated and supportive staff
  • A school that is creative, forward-thinking and committed to high expectations for all
  • Opportunities for personal and professional development
  • A high quality and well resourced learning environment with good facilities


Salary will be dependent on experience and we welcome applications from both experienced teachers and NQTs.


If you would like to work in a happy, well organised school with well behaved children please call the school office on 020 8657 0924 to arrange a visit.


Please complete and return the application form above.


Start date:                                          1st September 2019

Closing/Short-listing:                       Please forward your application as soon as possible, before the end of the Summer Term.

Interview date:                                 TBC


Completed application forms and accompanying person specification should be returned to the School Business Manager, Mrs S Gardner, by post or email,


Forestdale Primary School

Pixton Way



Tel: 020 8657 0924 



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