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Belleville is an ambitious, vibrant and supportive place to work.


Ofsted (March 2022) say:

  • Pupils thrive at Belleville. They are very well prepared for the next stages of their education. Leaders have planned a highly ambitious curriculum. Pupils speak with enthusiasm about the rich curriculum they learn. Pupils behave very well and engage positively with their learning
  • Staff are proud to work at Belleville. They receive extensive professional development and are appreciative of this. They feel their workload is well managed by leaders who welcome their input on how the school operates. Teachers at the very beginning of their career feel especially well supported.

We are a successful, popular, outstanding school with a focus on positive learning behaviour and high expectations for all children. We have two school sites (Webbs and Meteor), a fantastic staff team and a supportive parent/carer community.  We are in a vibrant area of south London with excellent transport links. Our proximity to Clapham Junction gives us access to central London and across the south of England. 

Belleville Primary School is part of Quality First Education (Q1E), a successful Multi-Academy Trust with four primary schools on five sites across south London. This is an exciting time for us and we want the best people to join us as we grow further. Our current opportunities are listed below.

Receptionist and Administrator


We are seeking a receptionist/administrator to join our busy and friendly office team from 8 January 2024. The role is varied, consisting of supporting the school with all administrative tasks and reception duties, welcoming visitors and liaising with all members of the local community. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal and organisational skills, a positive attitude and plenty of enthusiasm, who can work under pressure and use their own initiative. Computer competency and a good telephone manner are essential. Experience of working in a similar role is desirable but not essential as training will be given on the job.

Location: Belleville Primary School (Webb’s Road or Meteor Street sites)

Salary: Support Staff, Inner London pay-scale, Grade 1-2, Spine Point 2-4, depending on experience. (Annual full-time salary - £27,306 - £28,128, salary will be pro-rata for 41 weeks per year).

Hours: Monday to Friday, 36 hours per week. 41 weeks per year. (Term time only plus two weeks in the school summer holidays).

Find out more: Please have a look at the job description and person specification. If you have any questions at all about the role, please contact  

To apply: Please complete the Q1E Application Form and Equal Opportunities Form and email them to CVs are not accepted. The closing date for applications has been extended and is now Friday 8th December 2023 at 12noon. Interviews are likely to be held in mid December. Ideal start date: 8 January 2024.

All posts in Q1E schools are subject to an enhanced DBS with barred list check.  It is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children. We may carry out online searches of shortlisted candidates.

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Required as soon as possible

Members of our midday team provide support to pupils during their lunchtime break - to encourage them to make the right choices, build friendships and to interact with each other through play.

Salary: £4465.70 per annum
Hours: 7.5 hours per week (1.5 hours per day, Monday to Friday - hours may be 12.15-1.45pm)
39 weeks per annum (including attending Inset Days). Holiday is not to be taken during term time.
Reports to: Belleville’s Senior Leadership Team.
Must be willing and able to work on either of our two school sites (Webb's Road SW11 6PR and Meteor Street SW11 5NZ).

We are looking for someone who:

  • would like to work part time, in a happy and friendly school;
  • enjoys working with children and can relate to them on their level;
  • can work well in a team;
  • is positive, committed, reliable and punctual;
  • is tolerant, empathetic and calm under pressure;
  • is confident with managing the behaviour of groups of children; 
  • can initiate age-appropriate games and activities in the playground;
  • can take responsibility for children's safety and wellbeing. 

Experience of working with groups of children is desirable.
A First Aid qualification would be welcomed but is not essential.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we expect all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a DBS check.

Please return your completed application and equal opportunities form to the school, either by post to Belleville Primary School, Belleville Road, London SW11 6PR, or by email to CVs are not accepted. Early response is encouraged.

Downloads for the Midday Assistant role:
Job description and person specification
Application form
Equal opportunities monitoring form