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KS2 Teacher - Full-time

Sellindge Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2300-54T
  • Posted:09/05/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:1/9/2022
  • App Close Date:23/05/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:26/05/22


Our mission is to provide a safe and secure environment where every child is given every chance to be nurtured and developed.  

We embrace the individual and support them in recognising their self worth so that they are confident to drive their own learning.

We strive to equip all our pupils with the skills they need to embrace future opportunities and fulfil their potential.                         

We are looking to appoint a dedicated KS2 teacher who is an excellent classroom practitioner.  The successful candidate will have high expectations of pupil progress and behaviour whilst being sensitive to the individual needs of all the pupils.  They must be be confident to liaise with parents and have good communication skills.  It is essential that they are a good team member and sympathetic to the ethos and values of our school.  A creative outlook and good sense of humour are also desirable.

 This teaching position if for upper KS2.  We welcome applications from experienced teachers or those in the early stages of their teaching career.

Please take a look at our website to find out more about the school www.sellindge-ashford.kent.sch.uk . If you would like a tour of the school please call the School Office to arrange a visit.

All applications should be made via the Kent Teach website. 

All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks including enhanced check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Interviews will be held Thursday 26th May.  


Information about the school

Sellindge Primary School is situated in a rural location, surrounded by farmland, between Ashford and Hythe. The building dates back to 1900 but has been completely renovated and has lots of outside space, including a woodland area. The school was judged as ‘Outstanding’ at its last two OfSTED inspections.

The school is currently expanding to become a 1FE school and a new building was completed in September 2021 as part of this expansion. From September 2022 as part of our expansion we will move to single year groups across the school.

At present the school has 130 children. The school is dedicated to the welfare of our pupils and ensures that all members of staff are committed to our safeguarding policy.

Our school maintains a small village school feel with a real sense of community amongst staff and children.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303) 814187

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).