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Classroom Teacher - Full-time

Sandgate Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2545-145T
  • Posted:19/04/2024
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:10/05/2024 at 17:00
  • Interviews:17th May 2024


The children and staff of Sandgate Primary are looking for a class teacher to join our school community.

You may be an ECT who has not yet found the right school or an experienced teacher looking for their next challenge. We offer a personalised induction, outstanding support and ongoing investment in you and your professional development.

 We would all love to hear from you if you: 

  • Are someone who thinks creatively, in order to deliver memorable experiences for both you and the children
  • Are someone who fosters independence, resilience and a sense of community
  • Like to work as part of a supportive and committed team
  • Have enthusiasm about a creative curriculum
  • Are a person who strives for personal and professional excellence

If you would like to visit us, please call the school office on 01303 257280 to arrange a visit.

Sandgate Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. Therefore, in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022 document, all applications should be made via Kent Teach online. We are unable to accept any CV's emailed to us. This role is exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and amendments to the Exemptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. If you are shortlisted, where possible we will obtain references before interview. Appointment to the position will be subject to an enhanced DBS Check and proof of Eligibility to work in the UK

We reserve the right to close the advert early should a suitable candidate apply. 

Information about the school

We are a two form entry primary school within a caring community, built on a foundation of team spirit and commitment to making a difference. We relish the opportunity to develop children into life-long learners and have a passion for understanding how children learn best.

The belief that all children should be happy and successful is at the heart of all that we do; children, parents, carers and staff work together to achieve this aim.

Our curriculum is designed to engage and stimulate our pupils, who learn that through challenge and endeavour they can achieve great things. It is important to us that our pupils taste success whilst at Sandgate Primary, and are prepared for the next stage of their life as responsible citizens with a love of learning.

Pupils work in partnership with our talented and dedicated staff to promote a culture of positivity, respect and responsibility. Whether ambassador, classroom monitor, school or art council member, peer mediator or friend, all our children understand the importance of mutual respect within a community and the part they play within it.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Matthew Green c/o Rebecca Fuggle
  • Address:Coolinge Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3QU
  • Telephone: (01303) 257280
  • Email: enquiries@sandgate.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01303 251422


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 Education.