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Class Teacher – Maternity Cover - Part-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-155-T
  • Posted:29/11/2023
  • Pay:Main Pay Scale
  • Start Date:January 2024 – December 2024
  • App Close Date:14/12/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:18th or 19th December 2023

Schools this job is for


Wainscott Primary School is a 2-form entry School with a Nursery with a staff of 50. We are a friendly and vibrant school that serves the community of Wainscott and surrounding areas. 

We work in collaboration with our Trust, The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of ten primary schools in Medway, Kent, and Bexley. This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence. 

If you wish to visit our school before applying for the position please contact Rebecca White, Admin Support assistant, via email at office@wainscottschool.org.uk

You can also view what is happening in our school by visiting our website, http://www.wainscott.medway.sch.uk/.


To apply for this vacancy, please complete the attached application form, available to download from the downloads section below, paying particular attention to Section 4 of the form, to indicate how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Person Specification. You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. CVs will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to office@wainscottschool.org.uk by 12 pm Thursday 14th December 2023.

Only those applicants shortlisted for interview will be notified. 

References will be requested from those shortlisted. 

The Primary First Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting children's and young people's welfare and expects all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. 

Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a Self-Disclosure Form, and in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, they will also be subject to an online search. 

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and against the ISA Barred List for Children, including overseas criminal background checks where applicable. Appointments will be subject to satisfactory recruitment and vetting checks, including two references, one of which must be your current or most recent employer. 

The Primary First Trust is committed to taking positive and proactive steps throughout the recruitment process and the ongoing employment of our workforce to ensure appropriate and effective adjustments are put in place. Please let us know if you need reasonable adjustments to be put in place.

Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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 Legislation.