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KS1 & 2 Teacher - St Joseph's, Northfleet

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Springhead Road



DA11 9QZ


Vacancy-Teacher KS1/2

Application Close Date: 1st May 2019


St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Northfleet wish to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to join our outstanding academy for September 2019.  We would welcome experienced or newly-qualified teachers to consider the position.


We are looking for an extraordinary teacher to provide outstanding learning opportunities to our children.  Someone who would be willing to commit to the Catholic ethos of the academy, willing to go the 'extra mile' for our children, an excellent practitioner with a clear understanding of the Primary Curriculum, enthusiastic and hardworking with good organisation skills, committed to promoting high standards of behaviour, attainment and progress, a good team worker with a sense of humour and an excellent communicator. 


We can offer enthusiastic, happy and caring children, a friendly academy with a strong Catholic ethos, energetic and highly motivated staff team, a well-resourced school and support for your continuous professional development. Visits to the academy are warmly invited.  To arrange a visit please contact the academy office on 01474 533515 or email:


Please email completed application forms to


This position will begin as a fixed term one year contract with the possibility of being made a permanent position. 


Information about the academy

St. Joseph’s is a happy and successful one form entry Catholic primary academy with strong Home/Academy/Parish links in Northfleet near Gravesend, Kent. Since December 2014 we have been an academy within the Kent Catholic Schools' Partnership (KCSP). Our three most recent Ofsted’s were Outstanding. The academy is located in well-maintained buildings conveniently situated in a residential area near good transport links and shopping facilities, especially the A2, Ebbsfleet International Railway Station and Bluewater Shopping Centre. Our academy is committed to safeguarding.


Any successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and all other statutory requirements.  The academy will carry out the necessary checks to determine if the successful candidate is barred from working with children as part of the DBS process.  Applicants should read the GDPR Privacy Notice for applicants on the website prior to application.


The academy is heavily oversubscribed and caters for pupils from five to eleven years of age. There are 244 children on roll.
The academy has a dedicated staff of a Headteacher and 8 class teachers, which includes 1 Deputy Headteacher, 1 Assistant Headteacher and a SENCo.


Job Contact Information

  • Name: Mrs Karen Wheeler

  • Address: St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Springhead Road, Northfleet, Kent, DA11 9QZ

  • Telephone: (01474) 533515