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Key Stage 1 or 2 Class Teacher- Temporary One Year Contract from September 2023 - Full-time

Pilgrims' Way Primary School , Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2098-222T
  • Posted:10/03/2023
  • Pay:Veritas Main Pay Scale £28,000 - £38,810
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:21/04/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:28th April 2023


Full Time KS1 or 2 Class Teacher


Veritas Main pay scale £28,000 - £38,810


Start date September 2023

Do you believe education makes a difference and have the enthusiasm to instil this in others? Do you have a desire to work in a forward-thinking inclusive school that is part of Veritas Multi Academy Trust and thrives on making a difference in children’s lives?  If so, we would love you to join our amazing school team.

We are looking for an outstanding class teacher to join our fabulous team at Pilgrims’ Way Primary School in September 2023.

We are a rapidly expanding, Good with Outstanding Early Years’ (September 2022), 2FE school in the heart of the beautiful city of Canterbury where inclusion and irresistible learning for all is at the heart of everything we do.

In your role as class teacher, at Pilgrims’ Way Primary School, we ask you to inspire children, celebrate success, embrace learning and uphold our school values - Respect, Aspire, Positive, Resilient and Success.

We are a very caring and inclusive school with effective structures to support staff in their roles across the school and Trust. We offer a supportive and enthusiastic staff, wonderful children and inspirational professional development opportunities. Our philosophy of research informed practice and support for developing personal learning is of high priority. This is a school that will support you to grow in your career. Experienced and ECT applicants very welcome.

Visits to the school are positively encouraged. Please contact Mrs Jo Bertram, on 01227 760084 or via email: jo.bertram@pilgrims-way.kent.sch.uk to arrange a visit.

The closing date is Friday 21 April 2023 @ 12pm

The date for interview is Friday 28 April 2023

Please note that applications will only be accepted on the Kent Teach application form.

Pilgrims’ Way Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references being received.


Information about the school

Our school has been part of the Veritas Multi Academy Trust since May 2018. Ofsted report September 2022 rates our school as GOOD with an OUTSTANDING Early Years. Our 'irresistible curriculum'; and inclusive ethos ensures that all children achieve their potential.

The school is a light and airy building, which incorporates 14 classrooms, two Learning Zones and a library. The school has a large playing field at the rear, an ‘outdoor’ classroom where we have a forest school on site. Play equipment for all ages can be found on the playground.

The school has a strong pastoral focus supported by a dedicated and enthusiastic staff team.

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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.