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Maternity Cover Ks1 - Part-time

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-5222-72T
  • Posted:07/09/2022
  • Pay:Teachers Pay Scale
  • Start Date:31st October 2022
  • App Close Date:09/10/2022 at 11:00
  • Interviews:Ongoing


 St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Northfleet wish to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to join our outstanding school for Maternity Cover anticipated to start in November 2022.  This is a part time role for two days per week. (0.4) We are looking for an experienced teacher of KS1.

We are looking for an extraordinary teacher to provide outstanding learning opportunities to our children.  Someone who would be; willing to commit to the Catholic ethos of the school, willing to go the 'extra mile' for our children, an excellent practitioner with a clear understanding of the primary curriculum, enthusiastic, passionate and hardworking with good organisation skills, committed to promoting high standards of behaviour, attainment and progress, a good team worker with a sense of humour and an excellent communicator.

We can offer enthusiastic, confident, happy and caring children.  A friendly innovative school with a strong Catholic ethos.  A committed, dedicated and passionate staff team.  A well-resourced and organised school.  A commitment by senior leaders to staff continuous professional development and wellbeing. 

Visits to the school are warmly invited.  To arrange a visit please contact the school office on 01474 533515 or email:office@st-josephs-northfleet.kcsp.org.uk

The school will review the applications on a regular basis and reserves the right to interview and appoint at any point.

Information about the school

St. Joseph’s is a happy and successful one form entry Catholic primary school with strong Home/School/Parish links in Northfleet near Gravesend, Kent. Since December 2014 we have been an academy within the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership (KCSP). In January 2020, we were judged as Outstanding in our Denominational Inspection and our three recent Ofsted judgements were also Outstanding. The school is located in well-maintained buildings conveniently situated in a residential area near good transport links and shopping facilities, specially the A2, Ebbsfleet International Railway Station and Bluewater Shopping Centre. Our School is committed to the safeguarding of all children.

Any successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and all other statutory requirements. The school will carry out the necessary checks to determine if the successful candidate is barred from working with children as part of the DBS process.

The school is significantly heavily oversubscribed and caters for pupils from five to eleven years of age. There are 210 children on roll.
The school has a dedicated team of staff; Executive Principal, Principal, Vice Principal, SENCo, music specialist and class teachers and Learning Partners for each of the 7 classes.

All applicants should refer to the Privacy Notice for applicants found on the school website prior to application.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Patrina Begley
  • Address:St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Springhead Road, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 9QZ
  • Telephone: (01474) 533515
  • Email: PBegley@kcsp.org.uk

Fax: 01474 333404


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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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.