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Eyfs/Ks1 Class Teacher (FTC Until December 2023) - Full-time/Part-time

East Farleigh Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2163-91T
  • Posted:15/05/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:1 Sep 2023
  • App Close Date:06/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:9 Jun 2023


Are you an enthusiastic, dynamic and inspiring class teacher? Would you enjoy the opportunity to deliver a highly creative curriculum with excellent planning support in place? Do you want to teach in an environment where the children are well-behaved and eager to learn? If so, we could be the school for you!

We are looking for a teacher, that has EYFS/KS1 experience, to join our team on either a part or full time basis days a from 1st September 2023. This will be a FTC that will be reviewed in December 2023.

We are searching for teachers who:

  • are forward thinking, creative and open to new ideas
  • value working as part of vibrant and supportive team 
  • can inspire others through a genuine love of learning
  • have high expectations of themselves and those they teach
  • are well-organised and have excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • are confident, dynamic and have a sense of humour

We can offer:

  • a friendly, welcoming atmosphere with supportive staff and governors
  • enthusiastic pupils who are keen to learn, and families that value education 
  • opportunities for bespoke professional development, coaching and mentoring
  • an attractive and well-resourced school
  • an open minded and supportive SLT who value new ideas

East Farleigh is a school with high ambition which has been recognised in our recent 'good with outstanding features' Ofsted judgement. With an aspirational vision in place and an enticing new curriculum, this really is an opportune time for you to join our incredible team and be part of somewhere special. 

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged prior to application, please telephone the school office on 01622 726364 to arrange a time to come and see us.


Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Information about the school

Engage. Excite. Empower.

East Farleigh is a small, single form entry village primary school set in the heart of the beautiful Kent countryside. Our school offers a welcoming, caring and inclusive place of learning where children feel happy, safe and secure; this allows them to thrive in everything they do.

Our Vision:

  • We will deliver a creative curriculum which instils the value of knowledge and skills, inspiring a love of learning. A culture of Oracy lies at the heart of our curriculum.

  • We will ensure leaders drive continuous improvement through effective decision-making based on current research and best practice.

  • We will maximise opportunities to work with local, National and global partners to equip our children to be confident and courageous citizens

  • We will provide a safe, inclusive environment that fosters openness and independence, celebrating diversity and promoting equality.

  • We will optimise opportunities for all students to exceed expectations and reach their full potential, preparing them for their next stage of learning

  • We will expect all members of our school community to respect each other and their environment, consistently upholding the highest standards of pro-social and pro-learning behaviours, self-reflection and regulation.

At East Farleigh Primary we recognise the diversity of talents that our students have, and help them to reach their full potential by supporting them in as many ways as possible.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:School Office, East Farleigh Primary School
  • Address:Vicarage Lane, East Farleigh, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 0LY
  • Telephone: (01622) 726364
  • Email:


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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 Education.