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Ks1/Ks2 Teacher - Maternity

Halling Primary School, Rochester

  • Ref:MED887-2211-82T
  • Posted:24/03/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:30th August 2023
  • App Close Date:17/04/2023 at 17:00
  • Interviews:24th, 25th & 26th April 2023


Halling Primary School is a popular and successful school that is part of Aletheia Academies Trust (AAT). We have a friendly and supportive staff, exceptionally well-behaved children and a commitment to continuing professional development.

We are seeking to appoint a KS1 or KS2 Class Teacher. This is a full-time maternity cover and will commence on 30th August 2023.

The successful candidate will: 

  • Be caring, imaginative and innovative
  • Have excellent teaching skills and thorough knowledge of the primary curriculum
  • Be committed to high standards, ensuring pupil progress and attainment are a priority
  • Have the commitment to value our children and celebrate their achievement


Halling Primary School can offer you:

  • Polite, enthusiastic and hardworking children, staff and Governors
  • A school community committed to raising progress and attainment
  • A friendly, hardworking and supportive staff team
  • A well-resourced working environment
  • A commitment to continuing professional development
  • Opportunities for subject leadership
  • Welcoming and supportive parents/carers
  • Laugher and smiles!


Further information about our school can be found by visiting our website.

Caring and enthusiastic candidates, who are committed to providing and supporting high quality teaching and learning for our children are invited to apply. We would love to hear from you!

If you are interested in joining a hardworking, supportive and friendly team, then please do not hesitate to call 01634 240258 to arrange an informal visit with our Headteacher.

Please note that only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted after the closing date. We reserve the right to close the vacancy early, should a suitable candidate be found.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children; we expect all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check.


Information about the school

Halling Primary School, which is part of the Alethia Academies Trust, is located in the attractive village of Halling, situated beside the River Medway between Snodland and Cuxton. There are good transport links with easy access to the M2 and the M20, as well as the recently opened bridge across to Wouldham and Burham.

We currently have 372 pupils on roll and have recently expanded to two form entry. Halling Primary School is a popular community school with strong local links and a place at the heart of a thriving village. We have a child-centred ethos and a curriculum that supports learning for life. The school has an outstanding outdoor environment featuring our own Forest School area, pond, wildlife area, outdoor classroom and an all-weather sports area. Outdoor learning is a key feature of our curriculum.

Halling Primary School has a good OFSTED rating with outstanding behaviour and safeguarding and an outstanding Early Years Foundation Stage. Our staff are committed, friendly and reflective, always striving to achieve the very best outcomes for all of our children. All that we do is underpinned by our core values: compassion; integrity; thankfulness; respect and resilience. These values enable all our pupils to gain the skills, knowledge, attributes and mindset needed to succeed in an ever-changing society.

For more information, please visit: https://www.halling.medway.sch.uk/ or if you would like to see our wonderful school in action, please do not hesitate to contact the school office to arrange a tour/ discussion with the Head Teacher.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Jodie Simpson
  • Address:Howlesmere Close, Halling, Rochester, Kent, ME2 1ER
  • Telephone: 01634 240258
  • Email: finance@halling.medway.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.