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Class Teacher EYFS or Ks1 - Full-time

The Holy Family Catholic Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2041-105T
  • Posted:15/06/2023
  • Pay:Salary negotiable depending on experience
  • Start Date:1st September 2023
  • App Close Date:30/06/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To take place on a rolling basis prior to 4th July


Are you a creative, visionary and skilled EYFS or KS1 teacher? Are you totally committed to giving our pupils the very best start to their schooling? Are you determined to make a positive difference to the life chances of the learners in your care? Are you motivated and capable to take a subject leadership role?

If so, Holy Family Catholic Primary School would love to hear from you. We welcome applications from both experienced teachers and ECTs but should confirm that we will prioritise applicaitons that demonstrate strong and successful experience.

Our warm and caring school is founded on the Gospel Values and is at the centre of our local community. We are inclusive in our approach and strive for excellence for all through the highest standards of teaching and learning.

We are dedicated to preparing our pupils for life-long learning by developing them to be curious, enthusiastic, collaborative, respectful and independent.

We are looking for an EYFS or KS1 teacher who:

· Has a talent for making learning exciting and vibrant and who can inspire and motivate learners

· Has the highest expectations about what children can achieve and has the skills to enable children to be the best possible versions of themselves

· Is committed to meeting the needs of individuals, raising standards and facilitating effective transition from the EYFS to the National Curriculum or strong determination to tailor and develop the core subjects for all KS1 pupils.

· Has the ability and drive to lead and inspire their team

· Will share our school vision and demonstrate commitment to our continued school improvement

· Will work closely with colleagues, the Trust, governors, parents and the wider school community

We can offer:

· The confidence of knowing that you will be supported whole-heartedly by a committed and experienced Trust and SLT

· A wonderfully spacious classroom and an outside learning area that is the envy of all practitioners

· A significant opportunity for continuous professional development and a commitment to training

· A positive, fun and collaborative working atmosphere, backed by a positive and dedicated team of staff and governors

· The chance to make a real difference to the lives of all the pupils in our school

Holy Family is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring service check.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged, to allow you to appreciate the ethos and environment of the school, prior to the closing date. - please contact the school office on 01622 756778. School information can also be found via the school website: www.holyfamily.kent.sch.uk

The school reserves the right to close this advert early in the event of significant interest and may complete interviews on a rolling basis if strong applicants apply.

We look forward to welcoming you to our school!

Information about the school

Holy Family is a Catholic school offering a ‘Good’ Catholic Education (Section 48 inspection) and is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership (KCSP).

As a one form entry Catholic Primary School in the South of Maidstone, serving the Parish of South Maidstone and the local area, each member of the team has an enormous impact on the educational development and enthusiasm of the children's learning journey.

With spacious classrooms and a large outdoor area including playground, extensive paddock, wildlife area, and daily mile running track, our children are hardworking and full of enthusiasm for learning. They are also friendly, polite and generous towards everyone that they meet.

Our dedicated staff work hard to ensure that every child is supported and challenged to aspire to be the best they can be. Supporting our community with a breakfast club and after school provision, we pride ourselves on the nurturing atmosphere and Catholic ethos that is experienced by everyone who works in, or visits our school.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Nicola Knight
  • Address:Bicknor Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9PS
  • Telephone: (01622) 756778
  • Email: nknight@kcsp.org.uk

Fax: 01622 662983


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 Legislation.