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Teacher - Bligh Primary School - Fixed Term

Bligh Primary School, Strood

  • Ref:MED887-2537-24T
  • Posted:23/11/2018
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Feb 2018
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 09:00
  • Interviews:w/c 10/12/18


Are you a passionate primary teacher with the ability to make an immediate contribution to the way that pupils learn and engage?

If this sounds like you then look no further!  We are seeking to appoint a full time experienced or newly qualified primary teacher, who will join us to build upon our successes and help to shape the future of Bligh Primary School as part of the Barnsole Primary Trust.  This teaching position will initially be for KS2. 

As a Teacher you will be:

  • a dynamic primary practitioner who understands outstanding teaching and learning with the highest expectations of themselves and others
  • passionate about teaching and learning
  • committed to the highest possible expectations and pupil outcomes
  • a dedicated team player with energy, drive and creativity
  • innovative and committed to school improvement
  • a strong communicator with emotional intelligence
  • ambitious and committed to your own professional development
  • a teacher with a sense of humour

In return we can offer you:

  • pupils who are enthusiastic and caring.
  • a dynamic and supportive Senior Leadership Team.
  • opportunities for career development.
  • 100% focus on improving outcomes for all our pupils.
  • a vibrant, energetic and fun place to work.
  • a dedicated mentor for the duration of your NQT year. We respect, value and fully invest in our NQTs to ensure that they have every opportunity to become outstanding teachers.

Bligh Primary School consists of two separate schools plus a nursery on site. Bligh Primary Infant School is an outstanding school (July 2015) and Bligh Primary Junior School is a good school (Feb 2013).



At Bligh we follow the Trust ethos; we respect, value and invest in our staff to ensure that they have every opportunity to become outstanding leaders of learning. We have excellent opportunities for teachers who are ambitious about their own career and passionate about developing the very best in themselves and all our pupils.

Further Information

Application forms are available from our website. On completion of your application, please email to hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org. We welcome visits to the school, so please contact Anne Bennett on 01634 336206 to arrange your visit. For further details about our School/Trust please visit:



Bligh Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.Information about the school

Bligh Primary School is very unique in the fact that it is two separate schools with a nursery and Childrens Centre on site. Bligh Primary Infants is an outstanding school (July 2015) and Bligh Primary Juniors is a good school (Feb 2013). Both schools and the school nursery are member of Barnsole Primary Trust.

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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 Disclosure and Barring Service.