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Regional Lead Practitioner - TKAT East Region - Full-time

Salmestone Primary School, Margate

  • Ref:KCC886-2011-132L
  • Posted:18/11/2022
  • Pay:spot £52071 per annum
  • Start Date:Feb / Apr 2023
  • App Close Date:07/12/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:w/c 12th Dec 2022


Our moral compass is set by the belief that a disadvantaged background should never be a barrier to children accessing and achieving in education.

We strive to promote a  culture of continuous development by empowering our colleagues to continue to learn, innovate and share knowledge. Informed by latest research and evidence, our commitment to learning and development underpins our belief that, through an ever improving workforce, we are able to transform the lives of the children across our trust.

Do you have the passion and commitment to ensure that all children can access the same opportunities and experiences whilst proudly celebrating their unique differences and backgrounds?

Do you passionately believe that high quality professional development supports our colleagues and benefits all of our students?

Do you have an unwavering commitment for developing teachers to be the very best they can be?

Are you an experienced practitioner that has a proven track record of supporting and improving teachers practice?

If so, we would love to hear from you in an exciting opportunity to join our regional community as Lead Practitioner for teaching and learning.


For this role, you will have: experience of successfully coaching practitioners resulting in improved practice and outcomes.

If you feel that you would like to be a member of our regional team sharing our values and be part of a well supported wider TKAT family please contact Jenni Richards, Primary Director on jenni.richards@tkat.org


To apply for this role, please visit our main website at https://tkat.livevacancies.co.uk/#/job/details/1061


Information about the school

Salmestone Primary and Nursery School became an academy within The Kemnal Academies Trust in September 2012. It was identified as a GOOD school by Ofsted in January 2019.

Please use the link below to view a video about our school.


Situated on the outskirts of Margate the school is one form entry which is organised in Phases. As part of TKAT we are a forward looking and innovative school with excellent staff who are committed to our vision statement; Shaping the Future of Young Minds.

Our school values underpin our teaching pedagogy and our motivation for teaching:

Perseverance Community Inspiration Achievement

Our absolute passion is the learning, safety, enjoyment and development of our children. We believe that by inspiring and teaching them the skills they need from Nursery onwards, they will be successful and valued members of the community. In all that we do, we have high expectations of ourselves and of our children. Salmestone has been privileged to be part of the local community since 1886. We belong to a family of schools working in partnership to deliver a high standard of education to the young people of Thanet and the wider TKAT community. Please see our Facebook page to our learning, successes and community engagement. www.facebook.com/salmestone

We can offer a wide range of CPD opportunities and networking within our family of schools in Thanet and beyond.

Salmestone is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure, social media and barring service check.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Daniel More, School Business Manager
  • Address:College Road, Margate, Kent, CT9 4DB
  • Telephone: 01843 220949
  • Email: office@salmestone-tkat.org


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.