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Class Teacher - Full-time

Beaver Green Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2060-101T
  • Posted:11/08/2022
  • Pay:MPS or UPS
  • Start Date:January 2023 or sooner if possible
  • App Close Date:24/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 29th August 2022




We have an opportunity to appoint a creative, enthusiastic and committed teacher.  The successful candidate will be part of a strong community team, who strive for the very best for all of our children.   

We welcome applications from experienced teachers and those about to embark on their ECT years.

The successful candidate will:

  • Value all pupils as individuals and put them at the heart of everything you do;
  • Make learning fun and challenging.
  • Be enthusiastic and creative;
  • Be able to work effectively and collaboratively as part of a team;
  • Be ambitious, innovative and inspirational;
  • Work in partnership with all stakeholders to ensure the best possible outcomes for pupils;
  • Have excellent subject knowledge.

Beaver Green Primary is part of Swale Academies Trust and is a thriving school at the heart of the community.  We value our children as individuals and we work closely with parents so all children feel successful.

Join us to benefit from:

  • A team of friendly, welcoming people to work collaboratively with;
  • A range of support from a strong team that will help to develop your practice;
  • Excellent professional development opportunities both within the school and across the Trust;
  • Excellent ECT support;
  • A strong supportive local community, including Governors and PTFA.
  • Being part of a highly successful Trust;
  • Employee Assistance Programme – Wellbeing and advice;
  • Cycle to Work Scheme;
  • Kent Rewards Scheme – access to local and national retail discounts;
  • Employee Referral Recruitment incentive.

Closing date – 24th August 2022 – please note that we will be reviewing application forms as they are received. We may discontinue further receipt of applications before the closing date if suitably qualified candidates are identified.

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs.  

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact recruitment@swale.at  or 01795 426091 ( option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details/application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Tina Oakley, Head of School at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post by emailing bgpoffice@swale.at  or calling 01233 621989.

Interview Date:  Week Commencing 29th August 2022

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure

Information about the school

Beaver Green is a two form entry school in Ashford with a maintained nursery.

The school is sited in a new build with a number of outreach rooms alongside extensive playing fields and play areas.

The school works in partnership with other primaries within the Swale Academies Trust to ensure best practices are in place.

Beaver Green prioritises children’s learning and wellbeing to enable them to reach their full potential, the school has invested in the Read, Write, Inc Phonics scheme, in high quality Reading, Writing and Maths resources and in extracurricular provision.

Beaver Green values its links to parents and the local community and is pleased to offer a breakfast club from 8:00am.

Our aim at Beaver Green is to give our children the best possible learning experiences.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Tina Oakley
  • Address:Beaver Green Primary School, Cuckoo Lane, Ashford, Kent, TN23 5DA
  • Telephone: 01233621989
  • Email: bgpoffice@swale.at


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.