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Year 5/6 Senior Teacher - Full Time - Full-time

Nonington & Goodnestone CEP Schools

  • Ref:KCC-F46-35-T
  • Posted:18/05/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS with TLR
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:24/05/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:26th May 2022

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Required: September 2022

Senior Teacher (up to 1 day release time)

MPS or UPS with TLR

Are you looking for your next challenge?  Do you have the ability to have a positive impact on our pupil's outcomes?  Can you drive forward our vision of 'An Inclusive Learning Community, rooted in God'? 

We wish to appoint an excellent, highly motivated and committed teacher with high aspirations for children’s learning and behaviour as Senior Teacher.  The post holder will be part of the school’s senior leadership team and the role will provide great opportunities to work independently as a key leader within the school, using skills and experience to assist in leading the school.  The post holder will also lead a core curriculum subject.

We are Federated with Goodnestone CE Primary School and maintain close links with Aycliffe CP School.  As such, the role also brings great opportunities to develop collaborative leadership skills through working with the leadership teams across the three schools particularly within teaching and learning and the curriculum.

Our school has an inclusive culture in which all are cared for and supported.  With a new build classroom extension due to be completed in the summer, we are at an exciting time of our school development and this role would provide the right candidate with a great opportunity to have impact at whole school level.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is an excellent classroom practitioner who can lead by example
  • Has the ability to inspire and promote the highest quality of teaching and learning
  • Has high expectations of children’s achievements and behaviour
  • Demonstrates a commitment to an inclusive culture and nurturing our pupils
  • Is well organised and has excellent communication skills
  • Can work collaboratively with colleagues
  • Is supportive of our Christian Ethos

As a school, we will offer:

  • A caring and supportive school community
  • A committed staff team
  • Happy and enthusiastic children who enjoy coming to school
  • Opportunities for personalised professional support and professional development

Visits to the school by prior arrangement are encouraged.  Please contact Jessica Scott jscott@nonington.kent.sch.uk or 01304 840348 to arrange an appointment.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare.  This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and other employment checks.  The school is committed to Equality and Diversity in employment practice and delivery.  References for all candidates shortlisted and prior to interview.

Closing Date: Tuesday 24th May (12:00 noon) - Shortlisted candidates will be contacted on 24th May to be called for interview on a 26th May.

Information about the federation

The Federation of Goodnestone and Nonington comprises of two small Church of England Primary Schools in neighbouring villages. Both schools retain their unique identities, under the leadership of one Governing Body and one Headteacher.

Nonington CE Primary School is a small rural primary school, close to Aylesham. The school is currently undergoing an exciting transformation with a 2 classroom extension being built, due for completion in the early summer 2022. We benefit from extensive grounds in the quiet of the countryside which enables our children to experience learning opportunities in a wonderful, natural environment. The school has a small roll of just under 50 pupils, currently organised into three classes. We are proud of our inclusive culture and work hard to nurture and support all of those in our school community. For more information about the school, please visit our website: www.noningtonprimary.co.uk You can also find us on Facebook as Nonington CE Primary School

Goodnestone CE Primary School is situated in a beautiful rural setting, with access to a fantastic woodland area which is used to support the children's learning. The school has a small roll of just under 50 pupils which is currently organised into three classes. We have a range of pupils with SEN and staff who are well placed to meet their needs. the inclusive ethos of the school ensures that all are nurtured and cared for. For more information about the school, please visit our website: www.goodnestoneprimary.co.uk You can also find us on Facebook as Goodnestone CE Primary School

The Federation of Goodnestone and Nonington CE Primary Schools also enjoys close links with Aycliffe CP school. As members of the Samphire Learning Hub and STAR alliance, we also benefit from many opportunities to work with colleagues from other schools.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jessica Scott
  • Address:Nonington CEP School,
    Church Street,
    Kent ,
    CT15 4LB
  • Telephone: 01304 840348
  • Email: office@nonington.kent.sch.uk



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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).