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Class Teacher - Full-time

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3716-140T
  • Posted:31/05/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:15/06/2023 at 16:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 19th June 2023


Come and join our team!

We are excited to be able to offer an amazing opportunity for an enthusiastic and self-motivated class teacher.  We will consider applications from newly qualified and experienced teachers. 

This would be ideal for someone who is keen to join our school family. St Teresa's is a friendly and culturally diverse Catholic community. Applicants need not be of the Catholic faith, but must be supportive of the ethos of the school, promoting the school's mission.

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a strong practitioner who can inspire and bring out the best in our children
  • Is well organised with high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
  • Is keen to take an active part in the wider contribution and life of the school.

In return, we can offer:

  • Keen and enthusiastic pupils who are eager to learn and display consistently good behaviour
  • Hard working and supportive staff who are committed to the wellbeing of the pupils entrusted in our care and are proud to belong to our St Teresa's family
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Opportunities for career development within KCSP
  • Support from our active Governance Committee and KCSP.

At St. Teresa's Catholic Primary School, we see it as our role to develop and nurture the 'whole child', whilst recognising their unique qualities that each individual brings to our community.

Don't take our word for it, come and visit our school.

Contact the school office for an appointment.

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School is committed to the safeguarding of children and this position is subject to an enhanced DBS check, reference checks and a pre-employment health check.

Applicants must complete a CES application form. Please download or print the document, complete in full and either submit online or send into school by e-mail, post or hand deliver, along with all other relevant documents requested as part of the application process that are available for download at the end of this advertisement.

Information about the school

St. Teresa's Catholic Primary School is a single form entry school, based in Ashford, Kent. The school is set in beautiful eco-friendly grounds that are used effectively to support learning.

OFSTED and our Denominational Inspections (2020) both state that St. Teresa's is a good school.

We are proud to be part of a thriving community, that is well supported by our parents and families and the local parish church. Our children are regularly involved in church life.

As part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership, we are lucky to be able to share best practice with our academy partners. This ensures wonderful support, development and a wide range of opportunities for both children and staff.

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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.