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Midday Leader - Term Time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-138-S
  • Posted:29/06/2022
  • Pay:PFT B3 £21,068 (£3,547 pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:08/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week beginning 11th July 2022

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Are you ready for the most exciting few years of your career? If so, Lessness Heath Primary School is the place for you. The 650 children are looking for you to help them reach their full potential and the staff are looking for you to join their friendly, positive, and focused team.

Lessness Heath Primary School is a popular 3 form entry school in Bexley, South-East London and is seeking to appoint a Midday Leader on a permanent contract.

We are forward-thinking, caring and, most important of all, a happy school where pupils of all abilities and social backgrounds achieve. Our pupils are well-behaved, aspiring always to be “the best versions of themselves”. 

In exchange for your commitment and energy a career at Lessness Heath Primary School can offer you:

  • A welcoming environment that puts wellbeing at the heart of the school for all stakeholders.
  • The opportunity to work with a purposeful and relevant global curriculum.
  • A paid wellbeing day per year.
  • A large leadership team to give you the support and guidance needed.
  • Working in a culture that promotes trust and autonomy in all staff with an innovative approach to marking and planning which allows teachers to use their professional judgment.

Your interview day is a mutual process aligned to help you to decide if Lessness Heath Primary School is the place to advance your career.  We aim to make it as supportive as possible. 


Progress your career supported by exceptional CPD

Support for new colleagues at Lessness Heath is outstanding. We are supported by the Primary First Trust a small and effective primary only academy chain who support us in offering exceptional CPD. At any stage of your career, we can offer bespoke tailored training which can support your individual needs and career aspirations. The Trust offers an excellent and unique opportunity for local career progression.

We pride ourselves that each of our staff members will be clear about the next steps of their development, how they can move forward and where they can access the expertise to achieve their aims.

Learn more about what a career at Lessness Heath can offer you

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged, so you can see first-hand what a career with us can offer and meet our wonderful pupils and staff team. Email admin@lessnessheath.bexley.sch.uk or you can telephone us on 01322 433290.

Applications should be submitted via email to admin@lessnessheath.bexley.sch.uk  by 12pm, 8th July 2022. Alternatively, you can post your completed application form to Ruth Davidson at Lessness Heath Primary School, Erith Road, Belvedere, DA17 6HB.

You can also learn more about us by visiting our website https://lessnessheath-bexley.co.uk/

The Primary First Trust and Lessness Heath Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check and other employment checks.

The Primary First Trust and Lessness Heath Primary School are committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery. References will be requested for those shortlisted ONLY and prior to the interview.










Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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).