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Class Teacher and Phase Leader- The Federation of Barnehurst Schools

Post Title:  Class Teacher and Phase Leader

(Lower School Years 1-3 or Upper School Years 4-6 dependent on candidates experience and skills)

School:  The Federation of Barnehurst Schools

Location: Bexley

Status:  Full time          

Weeks per year: 52 weeks per year

Grade: MPS or UPS + TLR 2

Post Start Date: September 2019

Closing Date for Applications: 12 noon on Friday 3rd May 2019


We are seeking an inspirational Phase Leader with high expectations and a passion for making the difference for all children to join our team. The Federation of Barnehurst Schools is committed to providing the best possible education for our children through adapting and evolving our practice and providing the highest quality CPD for our team.


The Federation of Barnehurst Schools comprises of two outstanding schools. We value our community and the school has built a strong reputation for excellence over the years.


We are the founding school of The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of eight primary schools in Medway, Kent and Bexley.  This gives us a wide support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence.


We are looking for someone who:


  • Models and disseminates high quality teaching pedagogy and practice to secure consistently good or outstanding teaching and learning for our children
  • Has a proven record of raising standards beyond their own classroom through subject or phase leadership
  • A role model who shares our passion, commitment, drive, enthusiasm and ethos.
  • Has a proven record of high expectations and raising standards for all children
  • Leads an inspiring learning environment in their phase
  • Be innovative, highly motivated and leads by example
  • Have good interpersonal skills and are able to work well as part of our staff team


We can offer:


• A supportive and friendly team committed to raising standards for all children 

• A commitment to your CPD and a Senior Leadership team who are committed to building a career path  for all staff members enabling them to achieve their future ambitions

• Enthusiastic and well behaved children who are keen to learn

• A collaborative working culture that focuses on positive learning behaviours and high expectations for all


Visits to the school will be warmly welcomed. Please contact Natalie Jones, Administration Officer to arrange a visit on 01322 334401.


An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to by 12 noon on Friday 3rd May 2019.


Interview:  Week commencing Monday 6th May 2019.

References will be requested from those shortlisted.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.


Job Description

Working in partnership with


  • The Primary First Trust
  • The White House, Clifton Marine Parade,
  • Gravesend, Kent, DA11 0DY
We've had 3 5 8 6 1 visitors
  • The Primary First Trust Limited is a Company Limited by Guarantee
  • registered in England and Wales number 08738750 and an Exempt Charity
  • Registered Address: The White House, Clifton Marine Parade, Gravesend DA11 0DY