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Classroom Teacher - Full-time

River Mill Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2112-73T
  • Posted:12/09/2022
  • Pay:Kent Fringe MPS
  • Start Date:October/November 2022
  • App Close Date:03/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:10 October 2022


River Mill is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated full time maternity cover teacher to start in November/December.  We are looking for an excellent teacher to join our new primary school in Dartford and work in Year 3.

We have the right to end this advert early for the right candidates.

The salary will be Fringe MPS £28,828 –£38,174, suitable for M2 and above

The successful candidate will have:

  • QTS or relevant teaching qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of the KS1 curriculum
  • Experience of working at a whole-school level
  • Proactive in areas of responsibility
  • High expectations for all pupils
  • Understanding of what makes ‘quality first’ teaching
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build effective positive working relationships
  • Keen to try new and innovative ideas

If you would like to see our school before applying, please call the School Office on 01322 466 975 to arrange a tour.

We offer many opportunities for staff to develop their career within our mutually supportive team including:

  • The opportunity to work with committed teaching professionals within our school and across the Trust.
  • Cross Trust CPD
  • Fantastic children and families
  • Amazing technology – including an immersive suite and VR headsets

We are a growth mind-set school, with no limits on pupil or adult learning. We are committed to ensuring that all River Mill children are become motivated, enthusiastic and independent learners.  We do this by creating learning experiences that are relevant, engaging and purposeful.  We encourage everyone to strive to be the best that they can be.

Information about the school

River Mill is a new free school that has opened in the centre of Dartford. We are part of Connect Schools Academy Trust, which is a MAT with schools in Dartford, Tonbridge and Bromley and is made up of 6 like-minded schools. This enables us to deliver highly effective CPD opportunities and structure for professional development and career progression.

We are a friendly and welcoming school with a diverse community of learners and have high expectations for all our pupils and celebrate their many skills and talents.

We have a brand new school building with extensive grounds and excellent teaching resources, ICT provision, spacious classrooms, a happy and supportive staff team and happy, motivated children. Our creative STEM curriculum and curriculum drivers promote engagement and enjoyment as well as developing the skills and knowledge for life-long learning.

Connect Schools 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.

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Lisa Dunstall
  • Address:Central Road, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5JN
  • Telephone: 01689 821716
  • Email: ldunstall@CSAT.org.uk


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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.