Maternity Teacher Full time (part time considered, potential for permanent contract)

St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School, Gillingham, Kent, ME8 9NP

Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    5 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    29 June 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    1 November 2021

Job details

Key stages

KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (Until the end of Maternity cover)


Main Pay Scale (£25,714 to £36,961)

Maternity Teacher Full time (part time considered, potential for permanent contract) job summary

We wish to appoint a highly motivated teacher who is passionate about making a difference to children’s lives. Experienced teachers are welcome to apply to join our dedicated and enthusiastic team in our one form entry Catholic primary school. We are situated within wonderful grounds, including a large field and Eco-garden to facilitate excellent outside learning for our wonderful children.

The successful candidate will:
Be able to demonstrate outstanding 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.
A highly supportive leadership team.
A committed and dedicated governing body.
Wonderful children and supportive parents.
Extensive grounds and Eco garden.

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.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient applications for the role.
Therefore, if you are interested, please submit your application as early as possible.

Applying for the job

Please complete the attached application form and post or email it to

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
184 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01634 371892

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.

Arranging a visit to St Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Primary School

Candidates are warmly encouraged to make an appointment to view the school and meet Louise Prestidge (Headteacher)

Please ring 01634 371892 or email

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