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Primary Class Teacher

Required for September 2020

Inner London Pay Scale

Our new school opened its doors in September 2017 with two reception classes and the school is growing, year on year; to date we have Reception and Key Stage 1 children and from September 2020 will have Year 3 pupils.

City of London Primary Academy Islington is part of the City of London Academies Trust and situated in the heart of one of the most vibrant areas of Islington. The school is the newest primary to join the family of highly successful City schools, where pupils have achieved Outstanding results, ranking the City of London Academies Trust and City of London as the top performing academies chain in the country for pupil progress.

Our school is judged by Ofsted to be an Outstanding school in all areas. We believe in setting ourselves high expectations and in doing whatever it takes to achieve them. As a school we are ambitious to achieve outstanding outcomes for all our pupils, regardless of their background. COLPAI pupils achieve Outstanding results, ranking it as one of the top performing schools locally and nationally. Our strong partnership working ensures we share resources, expertise and skills across our family of highly committed professionals to provide a world-class education that will transform pupils’ lives.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional Primary Class Teacher to join our friendly team. We welcome applications from experienced teachers and NQTs, and this role offers a unique opportunity to contribute to the COLPAI vision. We offer our staff excellent CPD opportunities and support through our network of world-class professionals. Our school benefits from wonderful children, engaged parents and a supportive working environment.

If you are enthusiastic, motivated and keen to work with a dedicated team of professionals, we would love to hear from you.

If you would like to build your future with us, please  download a job pack and application form below.

Completed application forms with accompanying letters of application should be emailed to by the closing date. Applications can also be made via the TES by clicking here

Closing date for applications is Monday 20 April 2020, 9am. Interviews will take place on Friday 24 April 2020.

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.