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Class Teacher - Full-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-62-T
  • Posted:12/03/2021
  • Pay:NQT, MPS or UPS
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:16/04/2021 at 16:00
  • Interviews:W/C 22nd April 2021


We are seeking an inspirational teacher with high expectations and a passion for making the difference for all children to join our team.  The Barnehurst Federation of Schools is committed to providing the best possible education for our children through adapting and evolving our practice and providing the highest quality CPD for our team. Experience in EYFS desirable but not essential, as we do have some flexibility.

The Federation of Barnehurst Schools comprises of two outstanding schools. We value our community, and the school has built a strong reputation for excellence over the years.

We are the founding school of The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of ten primary schools in Medway, Kent and Bexley.  This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher who:

  • Have a proven record of high expectations and raising standards for all children.
  • Share our passion, commitment, drive, enthusiasm and ethos.
  • Contribute towards an inspiring learning environment.
  • Be innovative and are highly motivated.
  • Have good interpersonal skills and are able to work well as part of our staff team.

We can offer:

  • A supportive and friendly team committed to raising standards for all children. 
  • A commitment to your CPD with weekly dedicated CPD release time alongside personal development coaching sessions.
  • An exciting, innovative and creative Global Citizenship Curriculum.
  • A Senior Leadership team who are committed to building a career path for all staff members enabling them to achieve their future ambitions.
  • Enthusiastic and well-behaved children who are keen to learn.
  • Dedicated half termly medium-term planning time.
  • A collaborative working culture that focuses on positive learning behaviours and high expectations for all.

Visits to the school will be warmly welcomed, dependent on Covid restrictions or Zoom calls with the Headteacher can be arranged. Please contact Natalie Jones, Administration Support Officer to arrange on 01322 334401 or n.jones@barnehurstfederation.co.uk.

An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to n.jones@barnehurstfederation.co.uk

Interview:  Week beginning 22nd April 2021.

References will be requested from those shortlisted.

The Federation of Barnehurst Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check and other employment checks. The Federation of Barnehurst Schools is committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery. References will be requested for those shortlisted ONLY and prior to interview.


Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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.