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Teacher - Maternity

Knockhall Primary School, Greenhithe

  • Ref:KCC886-2092-94T
  • Posted:15/09/2021
  • Pay:MPS 1 - MPS 6
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:11/10/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:October


Post Title:                                           Teacher (Maternity Cover)
Status:                                                 Temporary (approximately 1 academic year)
Hours:                                                 Teacher’s Pay and Conditions (1265 hours/52 weeks)
Salary:                                                 Teacher’s main pay scale (fringe)
Post Start Date:                                   As soon as possible
Closing Date:                                       6th October 2021

We are seeking to appoint a teacher to cover maternity leave in Reception class for approximately 1 academic year. The staffing team at the school are all committed to providing the best possible education for the children as well as committed to working well with their colleagues to ensure that every individual is valued and appreciated for what they bring to the team, every day.

The school also benefits from being part of a Trust, this means that staff at the schools have access to fantastic opportunities including training and development, career progression and the opportunity to work with people from all backgrounds and different expertise.

We welcome applications from teachers at any stage in their career who are looking for a new start in a happy, supportive and caring school.  Applications from full-time and part-time applicants are welcomed.

What you will need to succeed:

  • QTS or relevant teaching qualification such as EYPS, QTLS and excellent knowledge and experience of teaching
    • Passion and dedication to the profession
    • Ability to plan and deliver engaging lessons
    • High expectations for behaviour and learning
    • Understanding of whole child development

    What you will get in return:
  • The opportunity make a real difference to lives of our children and their families
  • The platform and safe space to be who you are and experiment, trial and embrace new opportunities
  • Support from a network of colleagues and senior leaders
  • Cross-Trust learning, development, moderation and support
  • Cross-Trust celebration and events
  • Excellent CPD opportunities delivered in house and from our external partners

Interviews will take place during the week of 11th October 2021.



Information about the school

Knockhall Primary School is an energetic primary school at the heart of the community in Greenhithe. It has recently had a brand new build for the Early Years and Foundation stage children in addition to a recent extension for key stage 2.

We want to capture the minds of our learners by creating an inspirational curriculum that adults enjoy delivering. We always strive to improve on our outcomes to ensure or children get the very best from their time with us. More than anything however, we do this as peers, supporting each other along the way with a focus on our core purpose.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01322) 624 509

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.