Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Upper Ks2 Teacher And Mathematics Subject Leader - Full-time

River Primary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2312-164L
  • Posted:16/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS/UPS/ potential TLR
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Monday 20th May


Upper Key Stage 2 teacher (MPS/UPS/potential TLR)

We are looking for an inspiring and dynamic Upper Key Stage 2 teacher to join our school from 1st September 2019.

We have a number of options for this appointment, because our first priority is to recruit the right teacher. You may also be able to offer Maths Subject Leadership which could open the potential for a Leadership (TLR) position.

The ideal teacher will be enthusiastic about providing rich and exciting learning opportunities, making learning irresistible. Our curriculum is designed to actively engage children in their own learning and we are looking for a teacher who is willing to be innovative, to achieve the best learning outcomes for our children.

  • Are you ready to make a positive difference to children’s learning?
  • Do you have a good working knowledge of the KS2 curriculum and age related expectations?
  • Are you passionate about education?
  • Are you keen to continue to develop as a teacher [and leader]?
  • Do you promote children’s well-being?
  • Can you work well in a large team?

If you are interested in leading Maths, please also see the job description and person specification for this role.

This is a great opportunity for you to become part of our friendly, supportive team, within this popular inclusive school. Our children are proud to be part of our school community and are well behaved and keen to learn. As a school, we invest in the development of our team and personalise the opportunities we offer according to level of experience and career aspirations.

Please come and visit to talk about what we can offer you. As a larger school, we have some flexibility in roles and responsibilities and would be interested to know what you are looking for. What could you bring to our school? What are your skills and interests? How can we support you as you either enter the profession or take the next step in developing your career?

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office on 01304822516 to arrange an appointment at a convenient time.

River Primary School is committed to safeguarding children. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA barred list for children.

This post is also advertised in the teaching section of kent-teach.com

Information about the school

As a school we will offer you:

  • A learning community which values ideas, initiative, positivity and creativity
  • Great opportunities for professional development consistent with your own aims and the needs of the children. Tell us what your aspirations are so that we can support them.
  • Inquisitive, lively children who enjoy coming to school, are well behaved and love to learn
  • A warm, friendly and successful staff team who work together effectively and support each other in meeting the needs of our children.
  • A positive, supportive and stimulating learning environment for staff and children.
  • Opportunities to both lead and engage in professional learning across our federation and within the Samphire Learning Hub.

Candidates are encouraged to view the school in action and are very welcome to make an appointment at a mutually convenient time.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Claire Eggleston - Executive Headteacher
  • Address:River Primary School, Lewisham Road, River, Dover, Kent, CT17 0PP
  • Telephone: (01304) 822516
  • Email: office@river.kent.sch.uk


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.