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Class Teacher - Full-time

Riverhead Infants' School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-2459-140T
  • Posted:10/02/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:10/02/2023 at 11:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


We welcome applications from enthusiastic and highly motivated class teachers and to join our teaching team as soon as possible

You will work as a member of a year one team, supporting one another to be the very best we can be for the benefit or our children and families.

We are an outstanding and inclusive school where staff and children thrive in a wonderfully supportive school community. We are committed to the education of the whole child, and believe that children flourish in an environment in which they feel safe and cared for. In our school, children achieve their full potential happy in the knowledge that they are appreciated for their individuality and their achievements.

We achieve high academic standards and believe that this is best accomplished through ambitious teaching that is engaging, innovative and personalised to children’s needs. In order to develop both curiosity and a lifelong love of learning we engage children in learning experiences which motivate and deepen their understanding. We are proud of our inclusive and learning centred school where we nurture inquiring minds.

We strongly encourage you to visit our school to see our outstanding classes in action.

Everyone at Riverhead Infant’s School is committed to safeguarding children. Any offer to successful candidates will be conditional upon an Enhanced Disclosure being obtained from the Disclosure and Barring Service and successful references.

We will offer you:

  • A ‘can do’ culture in which to learn and grow
  • A school where teaching talent is nurtured and encouraged to flourish.
  • A high quality learning environment
  • Strong leadership.
  • Development opportunities within the Sevenoaks Partnership of Primary Schools

We could be right for you if you:

  • Want to be part of a dynamic team who have children firmly at the heart of the learning process.
  • Are creative in your approach to teaching, well organised and have high aspirations for all children.
  • Want to develop creativity, curiosity and passion for life-long learning in children.

 The school reserves the right to interview at any time, irrespective of closing date.

Information about the school

Riverhead is a three form intake infant school on the outskirts of the town of Sevenoaks. Our eco-friendly sedum-roofed building is set in beautiful grounds enabling our pupils to enjoy their learning both indoors and out. We have received numerous awards for our excellent practice including the School Award for Resilience and Wellbeing and Platinum Award for our OPAL. Our school is over-subscribed and well supported by parents and the local community.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr. Andrew King
  • Address:Worships Hill, Riverhead, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 2AS
  • Telephone: 01732 452475
  • Email: office@riverhead.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01732 457592


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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.