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Early Years Teacher with Possible Phase Leader Responsibility - Part-time

Archbishop Courtenay Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2027-128T
  • Posted:29/11/2023
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:11/12/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are seeking an experienced Early Years Foundation Stage teacher who will inspire, motivate and enthuse our wonderful children.  This is a part-time position for 2.5 days per week with the added potential for Phase Leader responsibility.

Key requirements include:

*A strong track record of leading the learning of children in the Early Years

*A strong understanding of the new framework 

*The ability to create an exciting, stimulating Early Years learning environment

* The ability to motivate and inspire children to reach their full potential

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

* Good knowledge and strategies to teach phonics

* A commitment to support the ethos of a Church of England Primary School

We are a GOOD school with amazing grounds and sports pitches. We are housed in a bright, light and airy building with plenty of outside space. Our classrooms all open onto outside areas and we are lucky enough to have many new school features.

We can offer a very passionate and dedicated leadership team, opportunities for training and career progression and fantastic teaching assistants!  What more could you ask for…

We encourage early applications and we reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

If you would like to arrange a visit to our school or an informal chat with our Headteacher, please email headteacher@abc.aquilatrust.co.uk

All applications must be made via the Kent Teach website and references may be taken up prior to interviews. Please ensure email addresses are provided for referees.



Information about the school

Archbishop Courtenay Church of England Primary School is an expanding 1.5 form entry school and a member of Aquila, The Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust (www.aquilatrust.co.uk).

We work closely with our community, especially All Saints' Church, and have a PTFA which helps organise many events. PE and music specialists provide additional curriculum enrichment. All early years classrooms have their own, purpose-built outside learning environment. Our Pastoral & Wellbeing Manager offers highly effective support to our pupils and their families.

Archbishop Courtenay Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks, online recruitment checks and overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 355174


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.