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Classroom Teacher - Key Stage 1/2 - Full-time

Valley Invicta Primary School at East Borough , Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2172-214T
  • Posted:27/09/2023
  • Pay:VIAT Main Pay Scale or UPS 1
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:13/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 16 October 2023


The Leadership Team at Valley Invicta Primary School at East Borough, are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational teacher to join our dedicated and enthusiastic team.

We are a well-resourced school with our own ICT Suite, music room and fantastic outdoor spaces including a Forest School.

We are looking for a skilled practitioner who can:

  • Exhibit the East Borough Core Values in your professional behaviours.
  • Be an excellent role model for teaching and learning
  • Demonstrate confident subject knowledge across a range of curriculum subjects.
  • Use this knowledge and skills to lead and develop a foundation subject.
  • Have a positive impact on the wider school community.

We can offer you:

  • Motivated, well behaved children
  • Committed staff and leadership team
  • A strong, supportive ethos across the school based on our Core Values
  • A supportive Governing Body
  • Opportunities to lead whole school projects to effect long term change
  • Regular personal CPD and training

We benefit from being part of the Valley Invicta Academy Trust by having close links with the secondary schools enabling collaborative projects and school visits. Teacher and TAs have joint CPD sessions including moderation and there are many opportunities for pupils to take part in a range of sporting and arts events.

If you think you have what it takes to help us give our children the very best education, please contact Mrs Terrie Hennon, Office Manager, to arrange a visit to the school or download and complete the application and send to t.hennon@eastborough.viat.org.uk

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. 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 any relevant information found concerning a candidate's suitability to work with children will be discussed at interview stage.

A copy of our school's Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

Information about the school

Valley Invicta Primary School at East Borough is a two-form entry school for children aged 4 to 11, with a Specialist Resource Provision, in the heart of the local community.

The school’s spacious facilities sit in a large outdoor space, with a forest school, and well-equipped sports and play areas. There are many extra-curricular activities on offer and bespoke spaces for music and ICT.

East Borough prides itself on working together with pupils and parents to ensure every child is encouraged to aim high. They are pleased to have achieved the Silver Sports Award and the Eco Schools Silver Award.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 672017


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.