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Year Group Leader and Class Teacher - Full-time

Hampton Primary School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2264-223T
  • Posted:02/03/2023
  • Pay:MPS/UPS + £1,500
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:17/04/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 24th April 2023


This is a great opportunity to be part of a fantastic Primary School starting from September 2023.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, experienced, creative and highly motivated Teacher/Year Group Leader who can support the strategic development of our school. This post is to teach and lead in KS1 or KS2.

We are looking for a teacher who:

~ can offer learners a high quality exciting and varied curriculum, giving them the confidence to succeed

~ is an excellent primary practitioner who has high expectations of teaching and learning, achievement and behaviour

~ is able to work as an effective Team Leader for their Year Group

~ has the personality and leadership skills to motivate and inspire staff and pupils

~ has proven subject leadership with good organisational and interpersonal skills

~ can lead a subject or area

In return we can offer:

~ an excellent staff wellbeing package including one paid wellbeing day per term (6 per year), complimentary refreshments in our newly refurbished staffroom, free Breakfast and AfterSchool Care for children of staff who attend the school whilst staff are working, subsidised staff lunches, on-site parking, plus Kent Reward benefits and much more. (See attached Staff Wellbeing Policy

~ an opportunity to work in a innovative forward thinking school

~ a strong, collaborative happy school community

~ a supportive and nurturing working environment for all stakeholders

~ an open coaching culture and opportunities for professional development

Informal visits to the school are welcome on the following days:-

Monday 6th March @ 9.30am or 3.30pm

Tuesday 7th March @ 1.30pm or 3.30pm

Tuesday 14th March @ 9.30am

Thursday 16th March @ 3.30pm

Monday 27th March @ 10.00am

Tuesday 28th March @ 1.30pm

Please contact the school office to make an appointment.

Hampton Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants may be subject to online checks.

Information about the school

We are a large and successful primary school, which converted to a stand alone Academy in April 2012. We operate under Hampton Collaborative Trust allowing the freedom to grow and develop with our community needs at the forefront of all decisions.

We are an inclusive, caring and constantly improving school with an exceptionally strong collaborative staff team. Our current roll is 670 children with 3 classes per year group, group teaching in KS2 to facilitate smaller class provision, a purpose built on-site nursery and a strong Well-Being Team, FLO, Play Therapist and Emotional Well-Being practitioner to provide the support and nurture for our most vulnerable children.

We are in the process of creating an additional learning environment for identified children typically with EHCPs to support their access to the curriculum as well as supporting their emotional and social development.

Our current SEND is 15% and we are constantly signposted within the local authority for our excellent SEND provision. We are also incredibly excited to be in the process of developing an ASC SRP provision to further support and nurture our SEND children.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Jacquie Evans, Office Manager
  • Address:Fitzgerald Avenue, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 8NB
  • Telephone: (01227) 372159
  • Email: office@hampton.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01227) 741549


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.