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Ks2 Teacher For Maternity Cover - Maternity

Rosherville CE Primary Academy, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2107-81T
  • Posted:11/03/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Apr 2019
  • App Close Date:22/03/2019 at 17:00
  • Interviews:28th March 2019


Our Deputy Head/Year 3/4 teacher will be starting her maternity leave in Term 6 and we would like to appoint a teacher from Easter to work alongside her initially and to take responsibility for the class when she leaves.

We need someone who enjoys working as part of a close team and who has a passion to inspire pupils to achieve beyond what they thought possible.

We are a caring, friendly, supportive team and we offer a comprehensive induction package to ensure you feel equipped to do the job well.  The children at Rosherville are a delight to work with. They are well behaved and enthusiastic, and will welcome you enthusiastically. We are committed to staff development so there will be opportunities for you to work with others throughout our group of schools to extend your skills further.

To be successful in this post, you will need:

  • Experience of working with Key Stage 2 children
  • A personal high standard of maths and literacy skills
  • An understanding of using assessment for learning to enable pupils to make progress
  • An understanding of, or willingness to learn, the maths mastery approach 
  • To be enthusiastic and highly organised about all aspects of teaching and learning
  • Have high expectations of both pupils and yourself
  • To be self-motivated and show creativity when adapting learning to meet the needs of individuals or small groups of children
  • A belief in inclusion, diversity and the right of each child to be successful whatever their needs, abilities and background
  • To be able to inspire, motivate and foster excellent relationships, working in partnership with staff, parents, governors and our wider community
  • To take responsibility for a curriculum subject to support whole school improvement
  • Good interpersonal skills, a sense of humour and the ability to work as part of a hard-working, enthusiastic and committed team
  • To be committed to your own professional development and keen to make a significant contribution to the life of our school.Salary will be paid according to teaching experience and curriculum experise
  • If you are interested in joining our supportive team and would like to find out more, please contact the school office on: 01474 365266 to arrange to visit us and talk to Justine Roddan, the Headteacher. Our school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced CRB check.

Information about the school

Rosherville Primary Academy is a small, welcoming school situated in Northfleet on the edge of Gravesend town centre. Our staff are a dedicated and hardworking team but we believe in having fun too. Everyone in school works together to achieve the same goal and to ensure that each child is given the best possible chance to flourish. We are part of the Aletheia Anglican Academies Trust and we benefit from shared professional development opportunities and sharing of good practice amongst our schools. We are a small school but are well resourced and make the best use of our space. Our creative curriculum offers lots of opportunities for active, hands-on learning and our children enjoy their learning. Pupils come from a wide range of backgrounds and we have many EAL learners. We have a breakfast club and a range of after school opportunities.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Justine Roddan
  • Address:London Road, Rosherville Ce Primary Academy, Northfleet, Gravesend, Kent , DA11 9JQ
  • Telephone: 01474 365266
  • Email: office@rosherville.kent.sch.uk
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.