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Class Teacher - Full-time

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3719-86T
  • Posted:24/05/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:13/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 27th June 2023




Are you looking for a teaching in a school that is small but mighty?

We might have the job for you!

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational experienced teacher who can bring out the best in our children so that all pupils make very good progress.  We have high expectations of achievement and behaviour and the successful candidate will be expected to take on subject leadership.

In return, we can offer the opportunity to develop within a friendly, hard-working and supportive school family who are committed to the wellbeing of the pupils in their care.  Our pupils are enthusiastic and keen to learn.

Ofsted November 2021: 'Leaders ensure that pupils from all backgrounds are welcomed. There is a strong sense of community, and the school plays an important role in the life of the village. Staff are proud to work at the school and care deeply about the pupils they teach.'

Visits are essential, please contact the office on (01304) 840370. We welcome applications from all faiths and no faith but we would want you to support our Catholic ethos.

The interview will consist of a formal interview, marking for improvement, lesson observation and school parliament.

Any offer of employment is subject to our Safeguarding checks, including satisfactory return of an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service, receipt of satisfactory references, verification of your entitlement to work in the UK and a pre-employment health clearance.

Information about the school

Small but Mighty!

St. Josephs is a small Catholic school in the growing village of Aylesham and is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership multi-academy trust. The school has 6 classes, one of which remains a mixed year group.

We provide for the individual needs of the children in our care and expect high standards of achievement from all.

The successful candidate will be joining a very supportive and experienced team.

You do not have to be a practising Catholic, but we would want you to support our Catholic ethos.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01304) 842920


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.