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Classroom Teacher - Full-time

Whitehill Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-3900-188T
  • Posted:06/02/2023
  • Pay:MPS/UPS (depending on experience)
  • Start Date:Term 4: April, 2023
  • App Close Date:17/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:w/c 20th February, 2023


Class Teacher

Salary: MPS/UPS (depending on experience)

Start date: Term 4: April, 2023

Whitehill Primary has much to offer and wants the best for all.  Grow in a supportive environment with lots of CPD opportunities.  As a three form entry school we can help you to thrive.  Our large site, extensive resources, and friendly, happy community provides a culture which enables everyone to shine. 

Whitehill serves a diverse community.  Our vision is that Happy, helpful hardworking children will grow into confident, independent and ambitious adults who will thrive, be successful and truly prepared for the future world.  We are proud that our children enjoy high quality, enriched learning with exciting opportunities.  Whitehill has much to offer.  

 The Role:

  • Class Teacher
  • Working closely as a team with year group partners
  • Excellent opportunities for CPD including in house and external.  Potential courses, qualifications and more tailored to you. 

 The Person:

  • Qualified Teacher - not suitable for a ECT
  • Outstanding teaching and learning skills
  • Strong team player

Closing date for applications: 17th February, 2023 at 9am.
We will close this advertisement early if we receive a high volume of suitable applications.

Interviews: w/c 20th February, 2023

Find out more at:




We warmly welcome and encourage visits to our School. To arrange an appointment, please telephone Francesca Lear, PA to the Headteacher on 01474 352973 ext. 2004 or email learf@whitehillprimary.com

Initial applications should be made via downloaded application forms and emailed to Samantha Ireland, HR at irelands@decustrust.com CVs will not be accepted.

Information about the school

Whitehill is an inclusive primary school, with a current roll of 670 children, serving a diverse community. We strive to build confident, ambitious and independent learners. We are proud that our children enjoy high quality, enriched learning with exciting opportunities.

Whitehill Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school will conduct all necessary safer recruitment checks before employment commences.

This post is subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check, reference checks and proof of right to work in the UK.

In line with KCSIE 2022 guidance, as part of the shortlisting process, the Trust reserves the right to conduct an online search on shortlisted candidates as part of our due diligence and to share any pertinent information found concerning a candidate's suitability to work with children with Hiring Managers to be discussed at interview stage.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jennifer Lumley
  • Address:Sun Lane, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 5HN
  • Telephone: (01474) 352973
  • Email: IrelandS@decustrust.com
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.