Lessness Heath Primary School: A location that gives you the best of both worlds

Lessness Heath Primary School
Erith Road
DA17 6HB

Our school has the luxury of both worlds thanks to its fantastic transport links being only 0.8 miles to Belvedere train station where you can be at London Bridge in 30 mins or Dartford in 15 mins. The school is therefore the perfect location for candidates who love the hustle and bustle of London or the Kent countryside.

There are also excellent and frequent bus routes where you can easily travel through to Bexleyheath, Woolwich, Erith and Thamesmead.

By road we are also extremely accessible and easy to find being so close to the A2 and M25 for links to the East and West of the country.

For more information on how easy your journey can be to us, visit the TFL website.

What South London has to offer

South London or South of the Thames is a picturesque part of London that offers a mixture of suburban towns, parks and amenities. It offers excellent access to Central London and the surrounding countryside of Surrey and the South Coast. Boroughs in the South of London include:

Bexley, Bromley, Croydon, Greenwich, Kingston, Lambeth, Lewisham, Merton, Richmond, Southwark, Sutton and Wandsworth.

The area offers a collective mix of beautiful parks, historical landmarks and cosmopolitan restaurants, bars and clubs. South London offers a wide range of property types to suit every budget and lifestyle.

All about Bexley

Bexley was originally an ancient parish in the county of Kent until the suburban growth of London in the 20th century it became a London borough.

It is home to a number of green spaces however, it’s largest and most popular park is home to Danson House a restored stately Georgian House set on 200 acres, perfect for exploring. Other attractions include the Butterfly Jungle Experience and the Bexley Brewery.

After all that exploring Bexley is also home to a number of independent restaurants and village-feel-like pubs, and has two regional shopping centres Bluewater and Lakeside on its doorstep.

Bexley is nearby to The University of Greenwich and Canterbury Christ Church University.

Relocating to London? Great choice…

London is one of the world's most exciting cities and a truly unique place to live. There are many reasons to live and work in London and it is truly a city that has something for everyone.

Whether it’s:

sightseeing, eating, drinking, dancing, socialising or simply relaxing, London can cater for all.

To learn more about living in London visit the Time Out website.

If you are relocating from abroad, which is becoming increasingly more common as overseas teachers pursue their careers in a thriving city full of excellent schools and opportunities, it is important to be aware of working requirements and what you must do prior to staring work.

Finding the right place to live

As a school we will support you in your relocation and help to advise you on areas that you can live that are easily accessible to the school.

For information on buying or renting in the local area click here.