Teacher to cover Maternity leave

River Mill Primary School, Dartford, DA1 5XR

Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    3 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (End August 2023)

Pay scale

M2 - M6 Kent Frindge

Teacher to cover Maternity leave job summary

River Mill is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, motivated full time maternity cover teacher to start in November/December. We are looking for an excellent teacher to join our new primary school in Dartford and work in Year 3.

The salary will be Fringe MPS £28,823 –£38,174, suitable for M2 and above

The successful candidate will have:

  • QTS or relevant teaching qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of the KS1 curriculum
  • Experience of working at a whole-school level
  • Proactive in areas of responsibility
  • High expectations for all pupils
  • Understanding of what makes ‘quality first’ teaching
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build effective positive working relationships
  • Keen to try new and innovative ideas

If you would like to see our school before applying, please call the School Office on 01322 466 975 to arrange a tour.

We offer many opportunities for staff to develop their career within our mutually supportive team including:

  • The opportunity to work with committed teaching professionals within our school and across the Trust.
  • Cross Trust CPD
  • Fantastic children and families
  • Amazing technology – including an immersive suite and VR headsets


Using the application form

Email ldunstall@csat.org.uk to request application form

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Supporting documents

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

About River Mill Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
180 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

We are a growth mind-set school, with no limits on pupil or adult learning. We are committed to ensuring that all River Mill children are become motivated, enthusiastic and independent learners. We do this by creating learning experiences that are relevant, engaging and purposeful. We encourage everyone to strive to be the best that they can be.

River Mill is a new free school that has opened in the centre of Dartford in 2019. We are part of Connect Schools Academy Trust, which is a MAT with schools in Dartford, Tonbridge and Bromley and is made up of 6 like-minded schools and two pre-schools. This enables us to deliver highly effective CPD opportunities and structure for professional development and career progression.

We are a friendly and welcoming school with a diverse community of learners and have high expectations for all our pupils and celebrate their many skills and talents.

We have a brand new school building with extensive grounds and excellent teaching resources, ICT provision, spacious classrooms, a happy and supportive staff team and happy, motivated children. Our creative STEM curriculum and curriculum drivers promote engagement and enjoyment as well as developing the skills and knowledge for life-long learning.

Arranging a visit to River Mill Primary School

If you would like to see our school before applying, please call the School Office on 01322 466 975 to arrange a tour

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