Year One Teacher

Saint George's Church of England School, Gravesend, Kent


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,617

Job summary

Year One Teacher
Full time
Required to start September 2020

Saint George’s Primary Phase are looking for a candidate of exceptional ability to join our team as a Year One Teacher in this over-subscribed and successful all through provision.

The school has an existing reputation for high quality education with a relentless focus upon high expectations and aspirations. Your role will be to enable families to have access to outstanding provision as soon as they join Saint George’s. Working with the Early Years/KS1 Leader you will be a key part of the team, shaping the school to meet the needs of its children and the aspirations of the local community.

We are a friendly, dynamic and innovative school and pride ourselves on our commitment to ensuring students make exceptional progress through high quality teaching and learning provision for all. The successful applicant will share these values and play an active part in delivering this commitment, alongside the Christian values and ethos of our school.

We would love to hear from you if you:
• want to be involved in developing outstanding learning experiences to enable all children to thrive
• want to work in a supportive and caring environment
• are committed to enabling every child to achieve the very best they can
• are an ambitious professional
• are a good/outstanding classroom practitioner

If you would like to find out more about this exciting new position, please email the Trust Improvement Officer, Sue Tunnicliffe,

To submit an application please e-mail or download an application form and job profile below.

Closing date: Friday 31st January 2020 at 12 noon.

Saint George’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The appointment is subject to satisfactory references, medical clearance and an enhanced DBS check.

Essential educational requirements

Teaching qualification – teaching degree, or degree with PGCE

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Early Years or KS1 primary teaching experience.

Ability to demonstrate a sound knowledge of teaching English and maths in addition to broader National Curriculum subjects.

Knowledge of the characteristics of effective teaching and learning.

Experience in using a range of strategies to meet individual learning needs.

Understanding of Special Educational Needs and Disabilities.

Experience of meeting the needs of EAL pupils

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase All Through
School size 1146 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Saint George's Church of England School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Saint George's Church of England School

School location

Meadow Road, Gravesend, Kent, DA11 7LS