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Maths Teacher - Temporary for 1 Year - Part-time

Sholden CEP School, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-3358-111T
  • Posted:07/09/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:31st October 2022
  • App Close Date:29/09/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Wednesday 12th October 2022


Are you an inspirational teacher who loves Maths.

This is an exciting and rare opportunity to join our small village Church of England primary school with a friendly community feel.

At Sholden C of E Primary School, our vision is to build a community of Hope and Love around our village school; embracing all creation, valuing respect, dignity, diversity and individuality. We foster creative, critical thinking through a dynamic, engaging learning environment where all can flourish and prosper. If you would like to help us realise this vision, we’d love to meet you!

We are looking to appoint a part time Maths Teacher.

This is an exciting opportunity for an outstanding teacher who can deliver high quality education for all pupils and achieve high standards in maths. We are looking for an enthusiastic and knowledgeable person to deliver maths in KS1 and KS2 in small year groups of 15.

The successful candidate will need to:

  • Be a skilful teacher, committed to the highest of expectations for all children.
  • Be able to plan and teach for progression in maths
  • Be able to identify gaps and adapt planning to ensure progress
  • Understand what makes effective learning
  • Be a learner themselves – open to challenge and the exploration of new approaches.
  • Be a committed team member, show initiative and proactively work to improve their practice.
  • Promote the principles of inclusion by enabling every child to overcome barriers to learning in order to achieve.
  • Have very high expectations of behaviour and be committed to establishing positive relationships with every child.
  • Deliver an innovative and creative maths curriculum that engages children and builds their resilience
  • Have a great sense of humour


We offer:

  • A small friendly, but outwardly looking, school environment with close community links.
  • A brilliant, supportive and dedicated staff team.
  • A school that cares about your workload and your wellbeing.
  • Children who are enthusiastic learners with supportive families.
  • A school that is committed to helping staff develop through excellent CPD and working with colleagues in other schools through the DEALT Academy and Deal Learning Alliance (DLA).
  • A school that is passionate about learning.

We have mixed year group classes consisting of 15 children in each year group. We aim to split our classes into year groups, for maths, so that they can receive quality first teaching in small groups of 15, offering targeted support to ensure progression. The ideal candidate will teach 3 sessions of maths each morning, one in KS1 and two in KS2.

We are committed to safer recruitment and the protection of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment is subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS, reference checks and proof of the right to work in the UK. We are committed to promoting equality and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

We strongly encourage potential candidates to arrange a visit with the Head Teacher and a chance to see our lovely school. Please phone on 01304 374852  or email Dawn Theaker at headteacher@sholdenprimary.org.uk (please leave a contact number.)

Information about the school

Sholden Church of England Primary School is a delightful small, church primary school located on the outskirts of Deal. We have 4 classes, 3 of which are mixed year groups and approximately 105 pupils on roll. We have wonderful, hard working and well behaved pupils, a dedicated team of professionals to lead them and a welcoming school community.

The school prides itself on being a church school with 5 specific values (Kindness, Courage, Peace, Love and Forgiveness) based on the fundamental beliefs in one God, Jesus Christ, the Holy Spirit and the Anglican tradition.

Sholden Church of England Primary School is a member of DEALT (Deal Education Alliance for Learning Trust).

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 374852


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