Staff Recruitment

Plaistow is a large inner city school with a strong commitment to inclusive practice. Graded outstanding by OFSTED in July 2014 we have great children who are eager to learn, a committed staff team with supportive Governors and parents. Opened in 2002 the school is well resourced and offers a vibrant and friendly learning environment.

We are looking for ambitious teachers who have a passion for ensuring the best start for all of our pupils.  

One of our school values is ‘If we believe, we can achieve’, if you share this value, we would love to hear from you!

Please ring or email the headteacher – Janine St Pierre on 020 8548 5620 / info@plaistow.newham.sch.uk  to find out more.

Please click on the link to download the Recruitment Pack.

Current Vacancies

At Plaistow Primary School we work closely with graduates interested in joining the teaching profession through year-long School Direct (salaried and non-salaried) programme and School Direct PGCE programme. Our primary provider is with School Centred Initial Teacher Training In East London Schools – SCITTELS 

SCITTELS are a consortium of schools within East London who work in close partnership to provide outstanding initial teacher training, leading to the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

As a trainee teacher you will have access to invaluable school and classroom practice that will equip you with the knowledge, skills and experience you will need to become an excellent classroom teacher.

During your time with us, you will be supported by course tutors as well as in-school mentors in order to ensure that you feel confident, well-informed and supported in your teaching practice.

Upon qualifying, you will be in the best possible place to start your career as a teacher with us.

Should you wish to explore the School Direct route in to teaching, please contact the school for more information or visit the SCITTELS website.