Suffah Primary School is an independent Islamic Primary school based in Hounslow. Our school is set within the grounds of Hounslow Masjid. You will have the opportunity to work alongside a great team of teachers, observe and share practice on a regular basis, developing pedagogy through reflection. We pride ourselves on excellent student behaviour and our strong ethos of inclusion and diversity.

To apply for any of the vacancies below please fill in an online application here 

  • Please note, that we will not consider applications from abroad.
  • You must be settled in the UK and have the right to work.
  • You must have the relevant qualifications and experience to be considered. 


  • Competitive Salary.
  • A school that is fully dedicated to developing every child to reach their full potential, irrespective of their ability.
  • A dedicated and friendly team of professionals who are keen to develop and learn.
  • Excellent CPD opportunities to grow and develop through mentorship and coaching.
  • A successful NQT support program.
  • Onsite parking.
  • Fantastic facilities to resource your ability to teach your students without limitations.


KS1 and KS2 – Class Teachers – Long Term Maternity Cover – various start dates


We are looking for class teachers for maternity covers (with the possibility of the role turning permanent) in KS1 and KS2 to deliver high-quality lessons while successfully nurturing and inspiring our students. As part of our energetic and welcoming team, you will enthuse and motivate students to strive for success while maintaining a healthy learning environment for all children within the school.


  • QTS (Qualified Teacher Status).
  • A Good Honours Degree.


  • Detailed knowledge of the curriculum and its means of delivery
  • High standards of communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work as a team.
  • The ability to work towards deadlines.
  • The ability to motivate both students and your peers.
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic.
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality.
  • Experience innovating to deliver the curriculum


  • Maternity cover – Sept 2022


Interventions Teaching Assistantstart date Sept 2022


An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at Suffah Primary School in Hounslow. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities.


  • Working with a wide range of class teachers from years 1 to 6 to deliver excellent teaching and learning.
  • Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis.
  • Supporting the SENDCo and working with children with specific learning needs
  • Accompanying groups on trips.
  • Supporting assessment and evidencing learning
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners
  • Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability


  • GCSE English and Maths at grade C or above.
  • Previous teaching assistant experience
  • A relevant TA qualification
  • A solid understanding of phonics
  • A proven ability to work on their own initiative.
  • A high level of communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults.
  • The ability to use relevant technology/equipment.
  • A can-do attitude.
  • A commitment to the happiness well-being, self-esteem and progress of everyone at the school.


Office Administrator – start date – 30th August 2022


We are seeking an experienced Office Administrator who has ideally worked within a busy school office.

  • The ideal candidate should have good customer service, ICT and communication skills.
  • We are seeking an individual who is well-organised, efficient, flexible, calm, friendly, motivated and passionate about providing an excellent support service to our children, staff and visitors.
  • Continuous training will be given to further enhance your development within the school.
  • Hours of work: Monday – Friday 7.15am to 4.15pm

As a School Administrator, you will ideally have:

  • Minimum of 1-year school administration experience
  • Experience with working with young people.
  • The ability to work on own initiative.
  • Attainment GCSE’s or equivalent, to include English and Maths at grade A-C.
  • Good ICT skills
  • Excellent communication skills with fluent English, both written and verbal.
  • Professionalism, a strong work ethic and high motivation.
  • Flexibility, dedication and the desire to meet all daily objectives.

As a School Administrator, you will be required to:

  • Efficiently manage the school’s admissions process
  • Be the first point of contact to all visitors and parents, providing a warm and professional welcome
  • Be on hand to answer any telephone or email enquiries
  • Be responsible for inputting data onto our school MIS and creating reports for data analysis on Attendance, Behaviour and Performance
  • Manage email/post
  • Use IT systems to draft letters, emails, reports and newsletters for staff and parents
  • Keep paper and electronic records up to date
  • Be the school first aider for the pupils
  • Train as a deputy safeguarding lead
  • Train as a deputy Fire Marshall

To be considered you must be a current UK resident with the right to work. No overseas applications will be considered

Interviews to be held on the 11th & 12th of August 2022

Application deadline: 25th Aug 2022

Expected start date: 30th Aug 2022


Nursery Key Worker – start date Sept 2022


We are looking for a Nursery Key Worker to join our thriving Early Years Team to successfully nurture and develop our pupils. As part of our energetic and welcoming team, you will enthuse and motivate students to learn and explore while fulfilling the requirements of the EYFS.


  • Detailed knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and its means of delivery
  • A level 3 qualification in Early Years
  • High standards of communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to work as a team.
  • Highly motivated and enthusiastic.
  • Excellent attendance and punctuality.


Start dates vary and will be discussed at the interview stage

We reserve the right to close these jobs when sufficient applications have been received.

Suffah Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Such posts will require full vetting checks including references prior to the interview and a DBS check.