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About the role

Are you looking to return to teaching after a break? 

Are you an experienced teacher looking to work in a great school? 

Are you an experienced teacher looking for a successful school to share and develop your skills?  

Parkgate Infants and Nursery school is looking to appoint a full-time teacher to start on 1st February 2023 to cover maternity leave. We would consider a start of after February half term for the right candidate.  

We are a forward thinking school who focus not only on the wellbeing of children but on that of our staff. We are regularly reviewing our practice to ensure that we are not asking staff to complete unnecessary tasks.  

Parkgate Infants and Nursery School is a 2 form entry school in Watford. We maintained our ‘good’ grade in July 2018. We pride ourselves on providing for the needs of all children. It is important to us that all children, regardless of their needs, achieve- anything is possible! 

In return, we offer: 

•A small friendly team who work together to support each other. 

•Allocated PPA time. PPA time spent with your year group partner! 

•If relevant- a ‘returning to teaching’ support program and dedicated time weekly ‘returning to teaching’ mentor. 

•Friendly, well-motivated and well behaved children who enjoy learning. 

•A happy, caring working environment 

•A supportive Governing Body 

•Positive partnership with our parents. 

•A variety of professional development opportunities 

The school is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children. All post holders are subject to an enhanced DBS check. Following the guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education published in September 2022 we will carry out an online search of all shortlisted candidates. 


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Contact details

Parkgate Infants' & Nursery School , Headteacher
Northfield Gardens Watford
Hertfordshire WD24 7RL

Telephone: 01923 221984
Fax: 01923 244515
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