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Key Stage 1 Teacher - Full-time

Eastchurch CEP School, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC886-3106-245T
  • Posted:23/01/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:03/02/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The children and governors of our lovely school based at the St Clement site are looking for an excellent Primary School Teacher with the highest of expectations.

We are looking for an excellent KS1 teacher who:

  • can use a wide range of creative teaching methods to motivate and inspire our children;
  • is able to bring energy, vision and talent to our school;
  • is able to see each child as an individual and ensure children are active learners in all lessons;
  • has effective classroom management strategies;
  • will work effectively as part of a team within a classroom and throughout school;
  • can contribute to the wider life of school.

We can offer you:

  • a happy, hardworking and friendly staff team;
  • fantastic children who are keen to learn;
  • a highly dedicated, driven & supportive leadership team who are totally committed to raising standards and improving lives for children;
  • a curriculum that is creative, stimulating and fun.

EYFS experience could be beneficial.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

We encourage early applications and reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

All applications to be made via Kent-Teach.

Information about the school

Eastchurch Primary School is a nurturing, inclusive, learning community that celebrates all possibilities. Through a journey of faith and exploration, we strive to enable all to grow as resilient life-long learners who value themselves and others. Rooted in God's love and our Christian values, we are a nurturing, inclusive community where all can flourish and achieve their full potential. Our vision flows from our biblical strapline taken from Philippians 4:13 “I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” Together with our vision our core values of courage, forgiveness, honesty, kindness, love and respect are at the heart of everything we do.

As a single form entry school in a village location, we aim to offer a family friendly and unique experience for staff and families. Our school has a well established Christian ethos and our staff team work together to ensure our children experience success and excitement in their learning every day. We are a member of Aquila, The Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust (www.aquilatrust.co.uk).

We are proud of our ECO status and take an active role in the environment and community life. We value outdoor learning.

Eastchurch Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks, online recruitment checks and overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Please be aware that references will be taken up prior to short listing. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kelly Lockwood
  • Address:St Clement's Site, Leysdown Road, Leysdown, Kent, ME12 4AB
  • Telephone: 01795 880279 opt 2
  • Email: lockwoodk@eastchurch.school


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 Education.