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Maternity Cover Year 5 Teacher - Maternity

Holy Trinity CEP School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5213-212T
  • Posted:21/08/2023
  • Pay:Main Pay Scale
  • Start Date:Dec 2023 / Jan 2024
  • App Close Date:02/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:17th October 2023


Opportunity to join a great team in Dartford!

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed and creative teacher to join our journey of teaching the students of tomorrow. We are passionate about cultivating a love of teaching in order to give children the very best opportunities in life. We value wellbeing and creative learning, we are dedicated to giving our pupils an all round education and have a passion to develop sports, music and languages. If you feel you can make a real difference to children's lives, enjoy challenges and have a commitment to raising achievement of pupils this could be the job for you.

The successful candidate will be an enthusiatic and hard working practitioner as well as a supportive team player. It would be an advantage to be able to articulate a clear vision for raising standards and the ability to engage, motivate and support pupils, staff and parents, showing empathy and sensitivity. 

We enjoy making a difference to the education of children and our motto 'Growing Tomorrow's Leaders' is how we lead and offer children the best opportunities that we can. We pride ourselves in educating the whole child to ensure they flourish to be the best that they can be.

We provide PPA time in year groups to ensure consistency, an opportunity to share ideas and to plan the for the week ahead. We invest in training for individuals to develop their practice as well as support in developing long term aspirations. We provide time to complete assessments and meet with the leadership team to regularly discuss pupil progress and ways in which we can support. We equip you with an iPad, class computer and large smart board to help plan and deliver your lessons. We are passionate and committed to looking after our staff!

Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School is a diverse school community and it is vital to appreciate and treasure the unique and different needs. We benefit from the strong Christian ethos which influences all aspects of our school life. We can offer: a supportive group of staff and governors, keen and enthusiastic children and a learning centred school where there are opportunities to develop into future learning for the 21st century.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Criminal Records Bureau.

Information about the school

Holy Trinity is a diverse and welcoming community. It is a vibrant and purposeful primary school with over 400 pupils. The school is a caring, Christian school at the heart of a thriving community, and lies on the outskirts of Dartford. The school embraces all of the National Curriculum and enjoys the support of Cornerstone Curriculum. The school supports and allows staff to plan exciting real life learning for the children both on and off site. There are fourteen classes with a dedicated team of teaching assistants who provide professional support for the children's learning. The staff team are friendly, supportive and diverse and we enjoy working as a team. The schools last Ofsted inspection was February 2023 where we maintained our Good judgement and at the SIAMS inspection In July 2017 received an outstanding judgement in all areas . Governors and the Leadership Team value the continued professional development of all staff, and are committed to supporting the well-being of the school whole community. The school is committed to promoting diversity and equality as well as the safeguarding of children and all candidates will be subject to DBS, right to work and other legally required employment checks.

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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.