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Classroom Teacher - Full-time

Valley Invicta Primary School at Aylesford, Aylesford

  • Ref:KCC886-2030-153T
  • Posted:02/02/2024
  • Pay:VIAT Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Scale
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:04/03/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


We would like to appoint an inspiring and dynamic Classroom Teacher to join our Outstanding school.

We are looking for a professional who:

  • Loves teaching through a rich and creative curriculum,
  • Strives for academic excellence for themselves and the pupils in their care,
  • Want their pupils to feel valued and independent,
  • Enjoy working within a strong and collaborative team,
  • Inspire their pupils, parents and colleagues and
  • Believes that every child can learn, achieve, and thrive within a really supportive working environment.

This is a full time post to start in September 2024 or earlier if possible.

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a friendly, strong, encouraging team, within a popular, successful school, which is very much a part of the local community.

Our Commitment

All our schools continually evolve in their drive for excellence; we aspire to provide staff and pupils to have

  • Outstanding Care
  • Outstanding Education
  • Outstanding Opportunities.

New opportunities, including career progression, are actively sought for all staff across the MAT. Collaboration with like-minded colleagues across the MAT is set up to provide; networking, support, quality assurance and friendship. If you think you would thrive in this environment we want to meet you.

In joining us, we will offer you the very best CPD and career development. This includes:

  • A competitive salary
  • A core offer of professional development with opportunities to engage in research programmes
  • Opportunities to learn within a network of schools
  • Actively working with you to meet CPD needs, through training, mentoring and working with colleagues within the other Primary Schools within MAT.

Come and join our dedicated team who are always willing to support new staff in the best interests of our children. Our pupils are proud to be part of the school and are well mannered, polite and keen to learn. We have high expectations and believe in inspiring our pupils to achieve success, through a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum, that provides them with opportunities to excel.

We warmly invite you book an appointment with our Headteacher, Mr Billy Harrington, to discuss this position further. Please visit our website to find out more about our school:  www.aylesford.viat.org.uk.

To apply, click on the link below to download a copy of our application form and email to: recruitment@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.

The Trust reserves the right to appoint to this post at anytime. 

Information about the school

Valley Invicta Primary School at Aylesford is a two-form entry school for children aged 4 to 11, in the heart of the local community.

The school’s facilities, which have been extended to include a brand new library, classrooms and reception area, sit in a large outdoor space, with a forest school, and well-equipped sports and play areas.

As an Outstanding school, Aylesford prides itself on working together with pupils and parents to ensure every child is motivated to achieve their very best. They are pleased to have achieved the Resilience and Emotional Wellbeing Award and were also Kent Literacy Award Winners.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:VIAT HR
  • Address:Teapot Lane, Aylesford, Kent, ME20 7JU
  • Telephone: 0303 303 0000 opt 5
  • Email: recruitment@viat.org.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 Education.