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Class Teacher - Part-time

Morehall Primary, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2087-82T
  • Posted:24/11/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:12/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 12th December 2022

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Do you want to use your subject knowledge and teaching skills to change the lives of the children you work with? So do we at Turner Schools, and we have an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and committed KS2 teacher to join our passionate and dedicated team two days a week at Morehall Primary. This post would be suitable for either an NQT or an experienced teacher, running as a job share with another experienced teacher. The position is initially on a fixed term basis until 31st August 2023 but will be reviewed prior to this date and may be extended or made permanent.

The successful candidate should:

  • Strive for academic brilliance
  • Be able to make our pupils feel valued and safe
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Be committed to transforming life chances on the Kent Coast
  • Inspire our pupils and other colleagues
  • Believe that every child can learn and will achieve

 In return, we can offer...

  • Fabulous children who want to learn
  • Ongoing CPD & support for future career progression (Core subject leadership and middle leadership opportunities available)
  • Masters level, Master Teacher and Leadership degrees*
  • A school which takes pupil & staff wellbeing seriously 
  • Supportive central Trust team, governors & a dedicated staff team who are continually willing to learn
  • Sensible approach to marking and curriculum planning to support workload
  • A genuine opportunity to make a difference & be part of our journey to set a new standard in non-selective, knowledge rich education.
  • Private healthcare from Benenden Health medical, including a 24/7 prescription GP service, counselling, access to the BUPA hospital network and physiotherapy.  

*Masters degrees available subject to line manager’s recommendation, completion of probation

We reserve the right to close the advert early if a suitable candidate is found.

Information about the school

At Morehall Primary we are committed to being a force for good in the Cheriton community around us, by ensuring that our pupils grow in knowledge, respect and aspiration.

Prospective employees are encouraged to visit us. Find out at first-hand how this small school at the heart of the community prepares children to succeed in education and in life.

Our school is part of a small family of local schools called Turner Schools.

Turner Schools is a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) based in Folkestone on the beautiful Kent coast. The Turner Schools family includes five schools in Folkestone:-

• Folkestone Primary

• Folkestone Academy

• Morehall Primary

• Martello Primary

• Turner Free School

We provide education through pre-school, primary, secondary and on to sixth form. Each academy is individual and responds to the needs of its local community to provide the best possible opportunity for its young people. We promote high academic standards, while ensuring crucial opportunities for personal and emotional development.

Turner Schools is committed to Transforming children’s futures…Empowering children’s futures…Strengthening communities.

To help us achieve this Turner Staff ‘Walk the Turner Talk’

They will:

• Speak and act with care: always show compassion and respect for children.

• Act boldly: be ambitious for yourself and the children and young people we serve.

• Learn from adversity: be evaluative, thoughtful and reflective.

• Challenge convention: be curious, welcome difference and unfamiliar thinking.

• Connect with others: support colleagues, parents and pupils to make a great team.

• Use your voice: offer different views and ask questions.

• Do what it takes: be relentless in pursuing the best for children.

• Ask for support: be open and honest when plans go awry.

• Don’t give up: be calm, resilient and measured when managing challenges.

Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this same commitment. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and an on-line search in order to identify any incidents or issues that have happened and are publicly available on line.Two references are required prior to commencement of employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

For further information on Turner Schools, please visit www.turnerschools.com

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Dominguez
  • Address:Academy Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT19 5FP
  • Telephone: 01303 842433
  • Email: hr@turnerschools.com
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.