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Ks2 Teacher - Full-time

Hadlow Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2132-83T
  • Posted:01/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS (dependent on experience of candidate)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:28/11/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:30.11.22




After several years of stable staffing, a rare and exciting opportunity to teach a Year Four class at Hadlow Primary School is on offer. 

If you are a committed, passionate and nurturing person, looking to teach in a warm, supportive and innovative school, then apply today!

We are ideally looking for a Teacher with experience, but the right person will be reflective and driven to progress irrespective of their teaching journey so far.


The successful candidate will be:

  • Warm, caring and kind at all times
  • Consistent and fair in approach; willing and able to implement policy
  • Passionate about curriculum development and equal opportunities
  • Committed to planning, teaching and resourcing high quality, inspiring lessons
  • Driven to enable every child to progress and succeed
  • Determined to work alongside families to unlock barriers to education
  • A great communicator; excited about working within a supportive team
  • Willing to develop and grow; be enthusiastic about new opportunities
  • Resilient and reflective; growth mind set is key
  • A qualified Teacher, with experience in KS2


Our school will provide you with:

  • Warmth, care and kindness
  • Wonderful children, with excellent manners and morals, who will make you smile every day
  • A strong and effective team; a family ethos
  • High quality, skilled Teaching Assistants in every classroom
  • Large, calm classrooms and extensive outdoor space, including a vast allotment (RHS, Outstanding)
  • Passionate and inspiring Senior Leaders, committed to your successful induction and continuous development; irrespective of experience to date
  • Ongoing wellbeing support through coaching and mentoring opportunities, as well as a whole school commitment to further improve wellbeing and workload for all staff
  • Innovative policies and practice, carefully considered, with children at the core
  • Termly learning team meetings, focused around an area of whole school improvement
  • Opportunities to collaborate with other professionals within the Bourne Partnership and local village collaboration
  • Great community cohesion, in a picturesque village location


If you are still interested in this incredible opportunity, and you wish to work in a school that is committed to the happiness, progress and success of both children and staff, then the team at Hadlow Primary School strongly encourage you to apply.

We warmly welcome you to make an appointment to view the school in early September. Please email headteacher@hadlow.kent.sch.uk with availability and any questions.


We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We are an equal opportunities employer, but reserve the right to appoint exceptional candidates immediately upon successful application, tour and interview.

Information about the school

Hadlow is a friendly and highly successful village school, with a strong ethos based on our school motto: Happiness, Progress, Success.

There are 7 classes with 185 (and increasing) pupils on role. We have a committed and enthusiastic staff who are determined to enable every child to flourish and grow by providing a stable, caring environment in which children are stimulated and challenged to learn. We cater for a wide range of abilities, and all children are supported to build learning resilience to achieve at their highest level. We teach our children to dream big; their opportunities are limitless.

Hadlow is part of the Bourne Partnership; a mutually supportive federation with Shipbourne Primary School.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Nicole Chapman
  • Address:Hadlow Primary School, School Lane, Hadlow, Tonbridge , Kent, TN110EH
  • Telephone: 01732850349
  • Email: headteacher@hadlow.kent.sch.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.