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Fixed Term PPA Cover Teacher - Part-time

Allington Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5209-114T
  • Posted:26/04/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:01.09.2023
  • App Close Date:09/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBA


Allington Primary School is an oversubscribed highly successful school that is looking for a part-time teacher to provide PPA release cover two days per week across the primary range from September 2023. Exact working days will be discussed at interview stage.

We can offer:

  • Well behaved, happy and motivated children.
  • An attractive and well-resourced school environment.
  • Professional development and the opportunity for sharing good practice.
  • A caring ethos where everyone is valued.
  • A strong working partnership with parents, governors and the community.

 If you:

  • Have high standards and evidence of good/outstanding teaching performance.
  • Promote a love of learning and intellectual curiosity.
  • Have a passion to make a difference, good interpersonal skills, with a real ability to nurture, inspire and motivate all ability pupils.
  • Are approachable, flexble and have a great sense of humour.


We would welcome your application. Visits to the school are strongly advised, please contact the school office to arrange this.

Please see the attached job description and person specification

We reserve the right to interview candidates upon receipt of application during the advertisement window. Candidates are therefore encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience.


Information about the school

Orchard Academy Trust is a multi-academy trust consisting of two large, successful primary schools in Maidstone - Allington Primary School and Barming Pre-School and Primary School.

Our schools act as beacons of learning for children and adults alike, inspiring self-development and nurturing growth with fun and enjoyment. This is not a one size fits all trust; we recognise that our schools have their own identities and needs. Each school has their own Headteacher and autonomy to foster individuality, together with the advantage of working as a team to provide school to school support and share excellence across the Trust.

Orchard Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for this post will be subject to a DBS check and successful references prior to a start date. Please read the schools' Child Protection Policy which can be found in the documents below. We reserve the right to interview and appoint, prior to the advertised closing date.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss J Wimpenny
  • Address:Hildenborough Crescent, Maidstone, Kent, ME16 0PG
  • Telephone: (01622) 757350
  • Email: hr@allington.kent.sch.uk


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.