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Reception Teacher - Term Time

Temple Grove Academy, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2018-202T
  • Posted:11/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS2 - MPS4, Negotiable based on Experience
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:30/11/2022 at 11:00
  • Interviews:Immediately


Reception Teacher Vacancy to join us from January 2023.


Our children need outstanding, creative, fair, challenging and motivated professional teachers. We are seeking to appoint a Reception teacher on a permanent basis.

You would be joining our dedicated staff who adopt a nurturing approach to all of our children throughout the school. You will be creative in your approach to teaching, well organised and have high aspirations for all pupils. 

Our children are friendly and keen to learn and thrive on challenge they have good relationships with each other and enjoy the whole learning experience that we offer. We can offer the successful candidates;

• dedicated and professional staff who work as an excellent, closely supportive team.

• enjoyment of being part of a successful and committed team

• flexibility for enjoyment in teaching the curriculum.

Information about the school

Temple Grove Academy is a one form entry primary school located in Tunbridge Wells (near High Brooms train station). It has been managed by the Temple Grove Academy Trust since 2011 and has since achieved a Good rating from Ofsted in September 2019. In all five areas of judgement: • Leaders are ambitious for their pupils. They work hard to provide a broad and engaging curriculum for everyone. • Teachers have high expectations and pupils value the interesting work they are given. • Leaders are determined that all children will learn to read at an early age • Through a rich curriculum, leaders aim for all pupils to be able to learn to manage their lives both now and in the future’ • There are well-planned opportunities for pupils to learn to keep themselves safe, including when online.

TGA’s school sits on 4 acres of land in the Sherwood Park area of Tunbridge Wells. The school has already heavily invested in its Forest School endeavour through the following infrastructure: • Fire pit • Canopy • Mud kitchen • Bespoke outdoor classroom

TGA aims to, overtime, further improve its facilities in order to become a local Forest School leader and offer not only year-round weekly sessions but also holiday camps and term time sessions to other local primary schools.

Job Contact Information

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.