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Newly Qualified Class Teacher - Full-time

Edenbridge Primary School, Edenbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2099-141T
  • Posted:13/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS1
  • Start Date:Aug 2019
  • App Close Date:24/05/2019 at 16:00
  • Interviews:TBC


At the heart of every community lies a school and at the heart of every school are the teachers.
Sir David Carter OBE, National Schools Commissioner

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge where you can make a real difference to children’s lives?
Are you passionate about children’s learning?
Do you relish working in an improving environment where you will be supported all the way?
Would you like to be part of an outstanding Trust which promotes collaboration, creativity and exceptional staff development?

Edenbridge Primary School is a two form entry school on an exciting improvement journey with The Pioneer Academy. Our experienced Head teacher and her supportive senior leadership team are looking for a teacher to join us in September to inspire our children to achieve their potential. As part of our moral commitment to putting children first, we believe that every child should have the opportunity to be taught by inspirational teachers with the highest expectations. If this is you, then we would like to hear from you.

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and inspiring teacher who is committed to raising standards and life chances for all pupils in an inclusive environment.
You will be:
- A highly effective practitioner who is passionate about education and driven to make continuous improvements to their practice.
- An excellent role model for staff and pupils.
- A team player with outstanding communication and interpersonal skills.

In return, we can offer you:
- A friendly, dedicated staff team who believe in teamwork and building positive relationships across the school, the Trust and in the local community.
- A supportive and collaborative working ethos, including support from the Trust’s Central Executive Team and a range of experts, such as specialists in pupil welfare, SEND and behaviour.
- Excellent CPD opportunities, including bespoke training based on your own development needs.
- Access to professional coaching.
- A commitment to staff wellbeing and reduction in teacher workload.

Edenbridge Primary School is part of The Pioneer Academy Trust. The Pioneer Academy is a primary school multi academy trust that promotes and achieves excellence through our compelling Vision and Mantra. At The Pioneer Academy, we recognise the importance of outstanding teaching and learning by actively encouraging creativity and innovation.

The Pioneer Academy is an academy trust with schools across Bexley, Bromley, Croydon and Kent. All our schools, ranging from small infant schools to large primary schools, work collaboratively, sharing resources and expertise.

If The Pioneer Academy's motto – "...and the main thing is learning" – resonates with your own values and beliefs, we would be interested in hearing from you. The Pioneer Academy offers excellent career opportunities, personalised induction, high quality professional training and coaching at every stage of your career, as well as outstanding NQT support.
Together we will continue to grow and embed an inclusive culture of high aspirations where a commitment to putting children first is the norm.

If you are interested in pursuing a career with Edenbridge Primary School and The Pioneer Academy, please see the class teacher job description/person specification and complete the application form online, returning it to rh@thepioneeracademy.co.uk

Applications from NQTs are also welcomed.
Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged via the school office on: 01732 863787

Information about the school

Edenbridge Primary School is a two form entry school on an exciting improvement journey with The Pioneer Academy. It is located centrally in the town and local community. We have good facilities including a new EYFS building, ICT suite, drama hall and spacious outdoor areas. The school is at the heart of its community providing wraparound care through a breakfast club and after-school club, both run by school staff. It is well served by rail and road links.

The school has a committed and enthusiastic team across its staff and governors who are always keen to welcome new members.

Edenbridge Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to work actively to support this.

We would love to meet you!

Job Contact Information


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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.