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A career at Napier Primary & Nursery Academy... a future working with extraordinary children within an exceptional team willing to go the extra mile. If you are “extraordinary” and want to make a difference – we want to hear from you.


Napier is a happy and vibrant school located in Gillingham. We are a dynamic and supportive school, providing children aged 3 to 11 with a robust and rigorous education. Our vision is to create an environment where every child can succeed by ensuring that is purposeful, inclusive and develops high aspirations. Napier is a place where children grow into resourceful, independent learners; a school where pupils develop a thirst for learning which will stay with them throughout their lives.


We are looking for talented and ambitious teachers who are dedicated to helping our children reach their full potential. The right candidate needs to be an innovative practitioner with a passion for achieving outstanding outcomes for all. If this sounds like you, we would love to invite you to meet our amazing children and staff.
What we offer:
  • Specialist teaching in P.E, Music and Art
  • TKAT Teaching School Alliance, which offer leadership training
  • Mentoring programmes
  • Mentoring and support programme for NQTs


As a trainee teacher you will have access to invaluable school and classroom practice that will equip you with the knowledge, skills and experience you will need to become an excellent classroom teacher.

During your time with us, you will be supported by course tutors as well as in-school mentors in order to ensure that you feel confident, well-informed and supported in your teaching practice.

Upon qualifying, you will be in the best possible place to start your career as a teacher with us.


Please call the school office to make an appointment to meet the Executive Head Teacher - Miss Lynch

or the Acting Associate Head Teacher - Mr Harris.

Are you interested in a rewarding career in teaching?

Do you know someone who wants to teach?




TKAT offers a high-quality teacher training programme leading to Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) with the option to study for a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE).


Six great reasons to choose TKAT Teacher Training:


  • Very high completion rates
  • 100% of TKAT trainees gain employment
  • 91% of TKAT trainees are employed by partner schools
  • 100% of TKAT trainees who gain QTS are rated Good or Outstanding
  • School-based training, learning alongside Good and Outstanding teachers
  • Caring and supportive programme leaders


TKAT recruit graduates with a passion for learning and who want to help pupils be the best they can be. We have training hubs in Kent, Chichester and Essex.


You should hold a relevant UK degree and GCSE English and Maths minimum grade C/4. Primary trainees should also have GCSE Science minimum grade C/4.


To find out more about becoming a TKAT trainee teacher, contact us:

web: or click on the link below.


telephone: 020 3740 1808


Facebook: TKAT SCITT

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