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KS1/2 Teacher - Fixed Term

St. Edmund's Church of England Primary School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-3298-94T
  • Posted:04/04/2024
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:02/05/2024 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC



We wish to appoint a passionate, forward thinking teacher to join us in September 2024 for an initial period of a year, and become part of our wonderful school and federation!

We offer:

  • fantastic children
  • a school committed to the highest standards of teaching and learning
  • a happy, vibrant and beautiful working environment with a close staff group that enjoy working together
  • a common sense approach to work-load and education, doing the right things for the children in our school
  • professional development opportunities to further career development

We are looking for someone who is :

  • able to enthuse and motivate children
  • committed to the highest standards of attainment and achievement
  • a team player
  • able to offer extra-curricular activities

Please apply via this website. Alternatively, please contact the school by email at headteacher@st-edmunds.kent.sch.uk or telephone 01474 853484, for an application form, job description and person specification.

Shortlisted candidates will be asked to teach as part of the selection process. Two referees should be provided who will contacted before interviews. Please note that this vacancy may close earlier than advertised if a suitable candidate is appointed.

St. Edmund's CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to satisfactory CRB checks and references.

Visits to the school for cake and coffee are very welcome. Please contact the school to arrange a visit.

Information about the school

We are a semi-rural school with well resourced and spacious buildings and grounds, situated close to Brands Hatch. Our children are polite, enthusiastic and well motivated and our staff team is supportive and friendly. Teachers have high expectations and are dedicated to maintaining our high standards.

St. Edmund's Church of England Primary School is at the heart of the village community and plays an important part in community life. There are very strong links with St Edmund's Church.

We were graded as Good in every category in our most recent OFSTED inspection and our SIAMS Church inspection.

We are part of The Compass Federation; three schools linked together including St. Paul's Church of England Primary School, Swanley Village and Dunton Green Primary School, Sevenoaks and enjoy a positive relationship with them.

This post is subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, reference checks, identity and proof of right to work in the UK. St. Edmund's Church of England Primary School is an equal opportunities employer.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 853114

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.