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Class Teacher - Full-time

Briary Primary School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2569-79T
  • Posted:25/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


We are delighted that due to demand, we need another year 1 teacher and as such, do you share our passion and vision – to provide the very best school experience for all our young people, making a real difference to their lives and our community? If so, we’d love to meet you.

Briary is a school with a big heart and big aspirations to match. Through our curriculum and relationships we aim to raise expectations and widen horizons for the children and families we serve. Having been a member of the EKC Schools Trust now for 2 years, our staff and children experience many benefits collaborating with 5 other primary schools and enjoying a plethora of opportunities provided by the EKC colleges and Further Education.

Are you:

  • An excellent practitioner with a commitment to your professional development?
  • Able to show strong leadership skills within your classroom and within a team?
  • Able to demonstrate a secure knowledge of the teaching of phonics? Knowledge of Essential Letters & Sounds would be a bonus.
  • Secure in the understanding of EYFS curriculum and transition into Key Stage 1.
  • Dynamic, energetic and positive?
  • Able to put your up-to-date knowledge of pedagogy into practice when designing and delivering a first class curriculum? 

We can provide you:

  • Opportunities to develop as a leader, in the future.
  • A commitment to your CPD.
  • A supportive team to work within.
  • Children who are lovely, lively and ready to learn.

If we sound like a school you would fit in to well, please come and have a chat with us to find out more. School tours are warmly encouraged and will be available as follows:-

Monday 5th December at 2.00pm or Tuesday 13th December at 2.00pm.

To book one of these tours, please call the main office on 01227 373095. 



Please email your application form, or if you have any questions, to recruitment@briary.kent.sch.uk 

We reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any point.

Information about the school

"Widening Horizons, Raising Aspirations"

Briary Primary School is a thriving two form entry primary school in Herne Bay. During our last Ofsted inspection we were judged as good in all areas and it was recognised that there was, "an effective team, ensuring a positive climate while sharply focused on enabling adults and pupils to succeed". (Ofsted Jan 2018).

The school is a popular choice for local parents. Our curriculum provides rich and varied learning opportunities which enhance our provision. Pastoral care and support are significant strengths of what is very much a family school.

Briary School is part of the EKC Schools Trust and shares their values, managing to combine these with innovative and reflective practice which keeps abreast of current changes in education.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. All applicants will be asked to provide two referees and be subject to safeguarding checks, including full DBS check.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 742946


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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.