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Teacher - Fixed Term

Swalecliffe Community Primary School, Swalecliffe

  • Ref:KCC886-2643-139T
  • Posted:15/09/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:30th October
  • App Close Date:04/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Friday 6th October


We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher to start teaching after the October half term in one of our three Year 6 classes. This is a part-time position of 0.5 with the teaching at the end of the week, sharing with a well experienced and supportive teacher who is the established job share. This is a rare opportunity to join a happy and stable team: the current teacher is leaving, having been at our wonderful school for 15 years and is now moving into a different way of working with children.


If you are dedicated and passionate about learning and want to develop your teaching skills, this could be just the place for you.

Please note - This is a temporary post, which we think will run until April, with the possibility that it could be for the rest of the academic year.


We are looking for a teacher who will:

  • Put children first.
  • Have high expectations for children.
  • Be active in developing positive relationships with children, parents/carers and staff.
  • Help drive our school forward.
  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner who leads by exemplary practice.

We can offer:

  • Fantastic children who enjoy school and strive to do their best.
  • A vibrant and dedicated staff team.
  • A clearly structured CPD programme.
  • A school whose ethos is ‘Child First, Pupil Second’.
  • A school with a lively, rich and engaging curriculum.

We would love to have the opportunity to meet you and show you around the school, or if you have any queries, please email:

Mr Clayton – School Business Manager - sbm@swalecliffe.kent.sch.uk

Deadline for applications is: Wednesday 4th October 2023

Information about the school

Swalecliffe is a large, friendly school with 580 pupils. We have a fantastic location by the sea and a terrific school site. Our ethos is Child first: Pupil second; with a warm, supportive atmosphere where we all work together to ensure every child achieves their full potential. We always look for staff who will bring their passion for learning, flexibility and humour to join our dynamic and extremely hardworking team. We look forward to hearing from you. Please call us if you have any questions.

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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.