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KS1/2 Teacher - Full-time

Culverstone Green Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2110-118T
  • Posted:20/07/2022
  • Pay:MPS (UPS considered)
  • Start Date:Sept 2022
  • App Close Date:22/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Are you a bright, motivated, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher? Are you creative and committed to teaching and learning for all pupils? Do you believe passionate in inclusion and equality for all and ensure the highest possible standards for all pupils, so they can achieve their potential.? Are you keen to learn new skills and develop professionally?  If so, then please read on!

We are looking for a KS1 or KS2 teacher to join our wonderful school from September 2022. This post is open to all qualified teachers.

 The job is paid on main payscale (£25,714 - £36,961) Upper payscale may be considered.

You will be someone who can help us ensure all our children achieve their potential, as well as someone who:

  • is passionate about teaching and learning, both inside and outside of the classroom
  • has high expectations of children's attainment, progress, behaviour and emotional wellbeing
  • has high expectations of their own achievement and development, both professionally and personally
  • is creative, energetic and has a good sense of humour.
  • is a commited team player

We can offer:

  • a highly successful and supportive community with well-behaved children
  • happy, highly motivated children who are hungry to learn
  • a dedicated, enthusiastic and well resourced team
  • excellent relationships with parents
  • supportive governors
  • a strong staff wellbeing package
  • a support and collaborative SLT and Trust Team 
  • an inclusive and welcoming school community

Visits to the school are warmly welcome and encouraged.

A teaching task, a written task and an interview may form part of the application process. 


Please note applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and selected candidates will be contacted for an interview, so early application is encouraged. We reserve the right to close the advert when we are in receipt of sufficient applications and without notice.  If you have not heard from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion. We wish to stress that no discourtesy is intended in following such a procedure, and you should not let this deter you from future applications.


Information about the school

We are a popular, rural village school with 7 classes and a nursery. CGPS formed part of the Pathway Academy Trust in October 2015. TPAT currently has five schools: Meopham Community Academy, Riverview Infants, Riverview Juniors, Wrotham Road and Culverstone Green. This provides opportunities for career progression allowing us to keep the very best staff within the Trust.

We have a brand new school building and school grounds that are beautifully rural and spacious. The children have a school council and their view point is very important to us. We have a supportive Local Governing Body and an active PTA. We are an innovative and creative school with a positive, friendly and motivated staff team. We are committed to CPD. We even have our own school dog! Come and see for yourself!

Please do have a look at our Facebook page and school website.

The Pathway Academy Trust is ‘dedicated to ensuring every child has the opportunity to achieve a remarkable life’.

TPAT is a small local trust that puts children at the heart of its decision making. We understand the value of strong collaborations in achieving our goal. Working for TPAT offers our employees a wealth of opportunities for professional development as well as an emphasis on wellbeing. Our Staff Charter is our pledge to put employees at the centre of our organisation. Our Staff Charter and Wellbeing package can be found on our website. Some of the benefits in our Staff Charter include: - Two additional days off per year, one as a 'Happy Birthday' from the Trust, following a successful probation period, which can be taken during term time - Free breakfast club place for your child if you work in breakfast club or after-school club, and half price places for other staff members - Subsidised eye test and contribution to glasses for eligible computer users - Annual flu vaccination - Free tea, coffee and refreshments - Christmas lunch - Termly breakfast for all staff

The Pathway Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role will involve contact with children, referred to as 'regulated activity', therefore all applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the School is therefore permitted to ask job applicants to declare all convictions and cautions (including those which are "spent" unless they are "protected" under the DBS filtering rules) in order to assess their suitability to work with children.

The Pathway Academy Trust, an equal opportunities employer, values the diversity of our workforce and the knowledge of our people. The Trust provides all qualified applicants consideration for employment without regard to age, race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law. The Pathway Academy Trust is committed to providing reasonable adjustments to individuals with disabilities.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Adrian Watson
  • Address:Wrotham Road, Culverstone Green, Meopham, Gravesend, Kent, DA13 0RF
  • Telephone: (01732) 822568
  • Email: tharana.wahed@cgps.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).