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Teacher - Curriculum Lead, Barnsole Primary School, Gillingham - Full-time

Barnsole Primary Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F45-26-T
  • Posted:10/04/2019
  • Pay:Main/Upper Pay Scale plus TLR
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:20/05/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be advised

Schools this job is for


Wider Curriculum Pioneer: “Don’t blend in, stand out!” AH: Year 3


“School is not all about learning, it is about having fun.” Phoenix Class: Year 5

We are looking for the opportunity to empower you to lead Barnsole’s wider curriculum. This role will allow you to enjoy the delights of the classroom whilst giving you dedicated and regular release time, enabling you to make a real difference. This role is to start September 2019.

“Your ideas so let them out but then show what you are all about.” OF and LG: Year 6

Using your extensive teaching experience and working as part of the Senior Leadership Team, you will have the support of colleagues to shape the future of Barnsole’s wider curriculum whilst having the autonomy to make decisions and bring your ideas to life.

Barnsole’s Head Boy and Head Girl, on behalf of the children, say:

“We are looking for a patient teacher who will create the best learning experience possible. You will help us and teach fun lessons. It is important that you are a good role model who will inspire the future children. You must make sure that children’s voices are heard. You need to be kind-hearted, funny and entertaining whilst doing a serious job. You need to laugh and not be boring because this makes us want to come back! You need to laugh at your own mistakes. You should be leaders and follow our school values.”

Please visit our website for a personalised message to you: www.barnsoleprimary.medway.sch.uk


“Happy teachers make happy classes.” ES: Year 4

Visits to the school are a must! Please contact Elaine Blundy or Helen Rixon on 01634 333400 or alternatively email blune028@barnsole.bptrust.org to arrange a visit with one of our children who will be accompanied by a Senior Leader.

 “Don’t wait! The time will never be just right.” LM and NM: Year 5

Application forms are on our website. Please send completed applications to: hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org

This position will be advertised until the right teacher for our children applies.

Barnsole Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults. Any offer of employment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS and barred list check.

All quotes came from our children. Why not find out more by following us on Twitter? @barnsoleschool

 “Everyone belongs at Barnsole.” AD: Year 3

Information about the trust

Barnsole Primary Trust is driven by a moral purpose, determined to see a high performing and successful Multi-Academy Trust that delivers the very best educational experience for all pupils in the Early Years and Primary Phases.

The Trust believes that every child has the right to access a good or outstanding school. This means a commitment to working collaboratively and effectively using everyone’s strengths to meet a common aim. We are proud of the teaching and leadership capacity that is being built across Barnsole Primary Trust; as a result of this strength, the Trust is now poised to move forward into a period of significant growth. Barnsole Primary Trust is a cost-effective organisation that has a clear business model delivering the efficiency, effectiveness and challenge required to ensure that school improvement is at the forefront of everything we do. There is a relentless drive for continued improvement in teaching, learning, leadership and governance, to achieve the best personal and educational outcomes for every pupil.

Our partnerships reach beyond the Multi-Academy Trust. We are an outward looking organisation seeking to learn from others and sharing our own good practice and expertise. We very much welcome enquiries with regard to any of our schools and services, along with suggestions for partnership working.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Amanda Pearce
  • Address:Barnsole Primary Trust,
    C/O Bligh Primary School,
    Bligh Way,
    ME2 2XJ
  • Telephone: 01634 336275
  • Email: hr@barnsoleprimarytrust.org



Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.