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Ks1 Class Teacher - Full-time

Teynham Parochial CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3117-63T
  • Posted:24/05/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:1st September 2023
  • App Close Date:12/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:14th June 2023


Teynham C of E Primary School have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team in September 2023. We have a teaching role in KS1 and we are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated teacher to join our hardworking team. We would welcome applications from both experienced teachers and Early Career Teachers.

At Teynham, we have worked hard to promote wellbeing for all children and staff. Work, life, balance is a key focus and teachers are given the autonomy to make the best decisions for their class. We believe all the children should be given the opportunity to Learn, Enjoy, Grow.

You will:

  • Have high expectations for all pupils and believe everyone can achieve with a track record of accelerating the progress of children
  • An engaging teaching style that inspires all types of learners and fosters independence and confidence
  • Be passionate, flexible and proactive in your role
  • Enjoy a collaborative approach to school improvement
  • Expert subject leader.

We can offer:

  • Well behaved, enthusiastic children who enjoy learning
  • Supportive and friendly staff, parents and Governors who work closely together
  • Continued Professional Development
  • Opportunities for collaboration within a network of local schools
  • A successful school with a distinctive Christian ethos
  • An outside space which is second to none, including a large well-resourced Forest School, wellbeing garden and spacious grounds for outdoor activities, learning and play

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.

We are looking to appoint a teacher who can work in Key Stage 1, however we are open to applications from across all year groups.

Visits to the school are strongly recommended. Please contact the school office to make an appointment 01795 521217




Information about the school

Teynham is a semi rural location with good transport links (bus and train). Currently we have 203 pupils in seven classes. The school has spacious school grounds, including playgrounds, sport field and environmental areas, including a Forest School. We also have an ICT suite, children's kitchen and a purpose built meeting room. We have strong links with the Pre-school (situated on site) and local church. We work as a team supporting each other and ensuring that we do the best for our children. The school is undergoing an exciting transformation and a new build, with expansion to two form entry, is planned for September 2025.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs E Pearson
  • Address:Station Road, Teynham, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 9BQ
  • Telephone: (01795) 521217
  • Email: office@teynham.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01795 522086

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.