Year 6 Class Teacher - Maternity

St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School, Gillingham

  • Ref:KCC887-3752-14T
  • Posted:20/07/2020
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:23 November 2020 (or January 2021)
  • App Close Date:03/09/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:week commencing 7 September 2020


St Augustine of Canterbury wish to appoint a highly motivated teacher who is passionate about making a difference to children’s lives. We are situated within wonderful grounds, including a large field and Eco-garden to facilitate excellent outside learning for our wonderful children. We have recently completed an extension to our school which has resulted in a modern and spacious working and learning environment. We are a friendly and hardworking team who put the well-being of our children, staff and parents at the centre of our school.


The successful candidate will:

Be able to demonstrate excellent classroom practice and a commitment to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all children.

Inspire our children as resourceful, independent, creative and happy learners.

Be an enthusiastic team member who shares the vision of the school.

Be effective communicators with staff, parents and children.

We can offer:

An opportunity to join a welcoming, friendly and fun school team committed to the children’s education, progress and a lifetime love of learning.

A highly committed and supportive leadership team who support and mentor staff.

A committed and dedicated governing body.

Wonderful children and supportive parents who are at the heart of our family centred ethos of care and well-being.

Extensive grounds and Eco garden including Forest School.


We would usually welcome visits to our school however, due to the current situation this is unfortunately not possible. Candidates are warmly encouraged to view our website and email Mrs Yvonne Turner to arrange an informal chat with Louise Prestidge (Head teacher).

Please ring 01634 371892 or email

Please complete application and send or email it to the school.

St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary school is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Check and successful references will be required prior to any offer of employment.

Information about the school

St Augustine of Canterbury is a one form entry Catholic Primary School in Gillingham, Kent. We are a consistently good school (OFSTED June 2018, Denominational Inspection November 2019).

We are fortunate to be situated in extensive grounds with a thriving ECO garden and Holy garden. We are a friendly and hardworking team of committed staff, governors and parents to ensure the best possible primary school experience for our wonderful children.

Our school mission is at the heart of everything we do, ‘I have called you by your name, you are mine’ Isaiah 43. Our curriculum develops our children’s curiosity for learning; preparing them as citizens within our ever-changing world. Through creating RICH (Resourceful, Independent, Creative and Happy) learners we are encouraging our children to be collaborators, innovators, leaders and above all kind and loving children of God.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01634 371892


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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.