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Year Group Lead and Classroom Teacher - Full-time

Woodlands Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2079-240L
  • Posted:08/02/2023
  • Pay:MPS/UPR + TLR
  • Start Date:April 2023
  • App Close Date:20/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:March 2023


Are you a dedicated, passionate teacher, wanting to join our fantastic team? Do you have experience in working with colleagues that would make you a good leader of a year group?

The ideal candidate will have experience in Key Stage 1, enjoy working as part of a dedicated team and be both ambitious for themselves and for our school. They will lead their own class and two additional classes in a variety of ways.  Please read the job description for details.  An excellent understanding of phonics is essential.

We offer excellent professional development and opportunities for progression as a large primary school.

Our children are hoping for an enthusiastic teacher, who makes learning exciting and challenging and is cheerful and caring. They would like someone willing to go the extra mile to help them succeed.  

We are committed to the safeguarding of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references. We reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.

Many thanks for taking the time to consider this vacancy.  If you would like more information or to view the school, please contact the school office.  We look forward to receiving your application if you think this is the job for you.


Woodlands 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.

Information about the school

Woodlands Primary School was formed in September 2016 following the amalgamation of Woodlands Infant and Woodlands Junior Schools. We are a successful and happy school in North Tonbridge. Currently we have approximately 600 pupils on roll, organised into three classes per year group across three buildings: Saplings (EYFS), Acorn (KS1) and Oak (KS2). Our enthusiastic and dedicated staff work strongly together to provide exciting learning experiences for the children both inside and outside the classroom.

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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 Education.