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Year 3 Maternity Cover Teacher - Full-time

Ash, Cartwright and Kelsey C of E Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3351-80T
  • Posted:30/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:February 2023
  • App Close Date:30/11/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:6th December


Are the creative, enthusiastic and outdoor loving teacher that our year 3 pupils need? We have a vacancy for a year 3 teacher to nurture our class of 16 Owls. We can offer a happy staff team who really put the children at the centre of all that we do. We offer a creative and enquiry based curriculum with the well-being of the children at the heart of our school. We even have a school cat called Alfie who acts as our pastoral support manager. We are a 'good' Ofsted school under the new framework. Our staff room is always supportive with a never ending supply of biscuits and cakes. This is a maternity cover in the first instance, from 20th February until August 2023. Visits to the school are essential prior to shortlisting. 

Information about the school

Ash, Cartwright and Kelsey is a CE Aided Primary School set in the heart of the rural village of Ash. We have easy access to Canterbury, Thanet and Sandwich. We currently have seven classes including an EYFS unit which also offers childcare provision. We offer well established Breakfast and After School child care and a strong set of extra-curricular after school clubs. A strong distinctive Christian character permeates the school and ensures all children are valued for their academic, physical and spiritual talents. We are a good school - Ofsted September 2019 and a good Church School - SIAMS September 2019.

Visits to the school are essential as part of the recruitment process - you need to see our fantastic school in action. Please ring the school office to arrange a chat with the Headteacher. Ash Cartwright and Kelsey are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to enhanced DBS Checks, plus verification of the right to work in the UK. We reserve the right to close the advert once we have a suitable pool of applicants.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Karen Bailey
  • Address:School Road, Ash, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 2JD
  • Telephone: (01304) 812539
  • Email: kbailey@ashckschool.org

Fax: (01304)813853


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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.