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Class Teacher - Maternity

St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-3754-175T
  • Posted:13/07/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:31st Oct 2022
  • App Close Date:26/08/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:September


St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School is a flourishing and successful medium sized school located in the town of Royal Tunbridge Wells. We received a Good Grading in our September 2021 Ofsted inspection and are continuing to develop and evolve.

Early Career teachers and experienced teachers are very welcome to apply. This is a Maternity cover contract starting 31st October. the year group is year 5/6. 

 The successful candidates will:

  • Have high aspirations for all children and a desire to raise standards;
  • Have the creativity and innovation to be an outstanding teacher;
  • Have a compassionate and caring approach to working with children, parents and colleagues;
  • Be committed to achieving the highest standards in teaching and learning;
  • Be looking to work in a positive and cheerful classroom and outdoor learning area who will be supportive of our Catholic ethos.

School details:

  • Well-behaved and motivated children eager to learn;
  • A creative and flexible curriculum, and a well-resourced environment that welcomes innovation and new ideas;
  • We have a highly collegiate and collaborative culture at St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School and it is essential that the appointee is able and willing to work in this way.

How to apply:

  • Please use the schools own application form and return this to ksexton@kcsp.org.uk. Aplicants are welcome to visit the school. Please telephone the school office to arrange a convenient time on 01892 529796;
  • Closing date for applications is 5pm Friday 26th August. Only successful candidates will be contacted for an interview;
  • Interviews will be held early in the September term. 



Information about the school

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School has strong links with our three feeder parishes, has enthusiastic and motivated children from a wide catchment area and diverse backgrounds, and a friendly and supportive staff. The curriculum is creative and well resourced. The school is close to the town centre and set in pleasant grounds. September saw the school receive a good from Ofsted. The school is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership and is linked to St Margaret Clitherow Primary School in Tonbridge, St Thomas Primary School in Sevenoaks with a shared Executive Academy Principal, Mrs Katharine Sexton and Area Business Manager, Mrs Maria Sherring.

St Augustines Catholic Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be asked for two references and be subject to a full DBS check plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs M Sherring
  • Address:Wilman Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9AL
  • Telephone: (01892) 529796
  • Email: msherring@kcsp.org.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.