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KS2 Teacher (maternity cover) - New Road Primary School & Nursery

New Road Primary School & Nursery Unit
New Road Primary School & Nursery Unit
Working Pattern:
Part Time
2 days per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/04/2019 at 13:04 PM
New Road Primary School & Nursery Unit

Class teacher Key Stage 2 - Maternity cover June 2019 – June 2020

Status: Temporary Contract - 2 days per week

Required: For June 2019 

At New Road Primary School we believe every child has the right to excel in a vibrant, safe educational environment that enhances life chances and achieves aspirations. Our children are at the heart of everything we do and they are challenged and supported to achieve their very best.

A Growth Mindset ethos underpins our learning, building on the belief that every child can learn, we just learn at different speeds. We celebrate positive attitudes to learning, particularly when children persevere in the face of new challenges and succeed. Our school motto is simple:


We are a one and a half form entry, multi-cultural school and currently have 34 different languages spoken by our children. The children’s cultures are celebrated and some of our children become Young Interpreters supporting each other in school.

Would you enjoy the challenge of working in this inclusive environment?

We are looking for a creative, committed colleague to work as class teacher in our Key Stage 2 department. We place an emphasis on learning the skills of Reading, Writing and Maths and use Power of Reading class books and. Our children show wonderful attitudes to learning and are very enthusiastic.

Our children show wonderful attitudes to learning and are very inquisitive which has led to a raise in attainment and excellent progress by the end of Year 6.It is very important to us that our children have the support they need to achieve and all classes have Teacher Assistants. 

What can we offer you?

The school offers good CPD opportunities and the development of staff is essential to our development. We work in partnership with other schools which means that our staff learn from others and share their own good practice.

If you are interested in working at New Road, please do contact us and arrange a visit.

New Road Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Criminal Records Bureau. 

Closing Date: Monday 22nd April 2019

Interview Date 29th April 2019


How to apply

Application forms are available from the school, please telephone 01634 843084 extension 0 or email marsj386@newroad.medway.sch.uk

To apply please send your completed application form to New Road Primary School, Bryant Street, Chatham, ME4 5QN or email to marsj386@newroad.medway.sch.uk

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