Forestdale Primary School


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 have current vacancies for a class teacher and a lunchtime supervisor.

Class Teacher

Personal Specification

Application Form

We are looking for an enthusiastic Class Teacher to join our dedicated and happy team.

 We are looking  for someone who:-

  • Demonstrates ambition, energy and commitment
  • Offers outstanding practice
  • Promotes the vision, aims and ethos of the school
  • Is positive, innovative and enthusiastic
  • Loves working with children and inspiring learners
  • Embraces an inclusive approach to education


Forestdale can offer you:-

  • Children who are motivated, enthusiastic and a pleasure to teach
  • An exciting, creative curriculum
  • Values led education
  • Positive and supportive culture
  • A team of hard working, dedicated staff
  • A school that is creative, forward-thinking and committed to high expectations for all
  • highly effective learning and professional development package to develop leaders at every level
  • A high quality and well resourced learning environment with good facilities
  • Supportive parents

 Salary will be dependent on experience.

 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.  (Preferred dates for visits Tuesday 6th December 2022 10:00am or Friday 9th December 1:30pm)

Start date:                                     September 2023 or sooner

Closing/Short-listing:                       6th January 2023 (Midday)                                                    

Interview date:                               13th January 2023


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, Croydon CR0 9JE. Tel: 020 8657 0924


Midday Supervisor. 

Job Description

Application Form

We are looking for an enthusiastic Midday Supervisor to join our dedicated and happy team.

The role involves closely supervising children in the dining hall, playground and during indoor play.

Salary:                            Grade 1 point 2-3 (pro rata salary approx. £3,587 - £3,646 pa)

Position Type:                   Permanent

Contract Type:                  Part-time, term time only

Number of Hours:              6.25 hours per week, 1.25 hours per day

Start Date:                       ASAP (dependent on employment checks)

Application Close Date:       Thursday 5th January 2023 (Midday)

Interview Date:                  Wednesday 11th January 2023


Application forms with a supporting statement should be submitted to Mrs S Gardner, School Business Manager via email or post by Midday on Thursday 5th January 2023  

Forestdale Primary School, Pixton Way Croydon CR0 9JE.    Tel: 020 8657 0924


Forestdale is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.  The school is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, employments checks and valid qualifications.   Please ensure you have read our Privacy Notice.

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