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Maternity Cover Ks1/2 Class Teacher - Part-time

Singlewell Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2509-144T
  • Posted:07/06/2024
  • Pay:MPS/ UPS
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:21/06/2024 at 16:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, reliable class teacher to work in our popular school from September 2024. This position is for a part time maternity cover

The school is proud of its results and the reputation it has in the local area.  Our Ofsted inspection report comments on the good quality of education and positive, inclusive nature of the school.

To join our teaching team you would need to have drive and vitality and have a proven record of consistently 'good' to 'outstanding' teaching to fulfil the high expectations that we have for our children.  

We can offer:

  • supportive, enthusiastic and friendly colleagues
  • happy, friendly pupils who want to learn
  • extensive school grounds
  • supportive governing body who want the best
  • coaching, mentoring and high quality training for all teachers
  • knowledgeable, nurturing teaching assistants

The staff are an enthusiastic, committed team and the new member would need to have a willingness to take an active role in the life of the school. Please note any subject leadership experience/interests in your application.  

The staff and children are very welcoming and visits to Singlewell are encouraged.  We will be delighted to show you around and discuss the role further. New and experienced teacher applications are invited.

Please visit the school website www.singlewell.kent.sch.uk for further information on the school and to view our Virtual Tour. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children therefore appointment to this position will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure and other safeguarding recruitment procedures. Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.

Applications will be considered upon receipt, and we reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy should sufficient interest be received or we are able to appoint prior to the closing date. Early application is recommended.



Information about the school

Number on Roll:- 401

Singlewell school has a warm, family feel and is situated in a pleasant, leafy site on the outskirts of Gravesend. The school has been expanded to two form entry from September 2016 and had a new building constructed. We are now at full capacity with two classes in each year group from Reception through to Year 6. All classes have support assistants. We are very lucky to have modern buildings and facilities and spacious grounds.

Our Ofsted inspection recognised that Singlewell is a Good school. Progress and attainment are high across the school and teaching is good. It stated that attendance is high, behaviour is good and children enjoy coming to school. Pupils are eager to learn and work enthusiastically together. There are very positive relationships between pupils and staff.

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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.