Maternity Cover - Maternity

The Brent Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2679-179T
  • Posted:17/06/2020
  • Pay:MPS+Fringe
  • Start Date:2nd Sept 2020
  • App Close Date:17/07/2020 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBC


As a consequence of maternity leave, our Outstanding school is looking to welcome a new member to our team.

Our vacancy is to start in September 2020.

Our children have strong learning attitudes and a desire to be the best that they can be.

Are you: -passionate about children's learning? -committed to all children and adults feeling valued? -excited to be part of an Outstanding, supportive team? -looking for a good supply of fresh fruit and chocolate biscuits to munch through the day? -seeking a large building to walk off the extra calories? If so, The Brent could be the school for you!

We are looking to recruit a dedicated, and highly motivated, teacher to join our over-subscribed primary school. Evidence of good/outstanding practice is essential.

We have a very strong teaching team, are committed to CPD, have a whole school focus on well-being and excellent capacity for support. Consequently, this post would suit a strong NQT who is able to submit evidence of good/outstanding teaching practice with their application.

The successful candidate must be committed to high standards of teaching, learning and classroom management. We provide quality support and appropriate professional development.

A caring approach and a good sense of humour are essential. We are seeking to appoint a 'Brent' person: someone with a 'growth mind-set', who is committed to ensuring every child is a motivated, independent learner by creating learning experiences that are relevant, interesting and exciting.

Information about the school

The Brent is an OUTSTANDING school - Ofsted, March 2017:

'The behaviour of pupils is outstanding'.

'Relationships between adults and pupils are warm and mutually respectful. A strong sense of harmony pervades the school'.

'Pupils are unfailingly friendly, polite, courteous, and well behaved. They take great pride in their work'.

'The imaginative curriculum thoroughly engages pupils. They enjoy learning and make every effort to do well'.

With a great reputation in the community, Team Brent prides itself on providing the best possible education for the pupils in its care. We achieve this through creating a stimulating, supportive and inclusive environment where the well-being of all members of our community are at the heart of everything we do.

With extensive grounds, which include a swimming pool and wildlife area; we are committed to an outdoor learning approach. Our creative, topic-based curriculum 'IGNITE' promotes: engagement and enjoyment, as well as the knowledge and skills for life-long learning.

We offer many opportunities for staff to develop their career within our mutually supportive team. We are a growth mind-set school, with no limits on pupil or adult learning. We encourage everyone to strive to be the best that they can be.

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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.