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KS1/2 Teacher - Full-time

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3716-65T
  • Posted:15/03/2017
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2017
  • App Close Date:28/03/2017 at 11:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Are you the fun loving and motivational teacher needed from September 2017? We are looking for the best possible candidate and therefore experienced teachers and Newly Qualified Teachers are both welcome to apply. We need a dedicated, caring individual to inspire the children in their learning journey at St.Teresa’s. The vacancy is for a KS2 or Yr2 class but it is expected that candidates are flexible to be deployed across the primary age range as part of their career development. We provide a strong mentoring programme for all new staff.

The successful applicant will be a good classroom practitioner with high expectations, supportive of our Catholic ethos and a strong team player, keen to make a difference for children. You will understand the needs of children who are actively engaged in their own learning and you will organise your practice to meet those needs. You will need to be a hard working individual, who is extremely well organised, flexible and a great team player.

St.Teresa’s is a popular, well-resourced and over-subscribed school on the edge of Ashford with excellent teaching facilities, motivated children and a very supportive fully committed, friendly team of teachers, teaching assistants and support staff.  We are committed to self- improvement and therefore commit considerable time and resources to developing our staff, both with in-school support and tailored professional development.   We have recently extended an refurbished several of our classrooms to maximise learning opportunities. Join our team in dreaming and creating an exciting and inspiring world for the children. A willingness to contribute to the continued improvement of our school and to take part in its’ wider life is very important. In return we will offer a happy and highly supportive team.

Informal visits can be arranged by ringing the school office 01233 622797. St. Teresa’s has been consistently judged good by OFSTED, including in the most recent inspection (Oct 2013) Please visit our website and view our latest Ofsted report.

Information about the school

St.Teresas Catholic Primary School is a single form entry school set in Ashford. We are a good school set in beautiful tree-rich grounds. We are part of a thriving community and work as part of the Parish with the support of our parents. We place the children at the heart of every decision, including involving them in all recruitment processes. We became part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership from May 1st and are looking forward to working with our academy partners, while retaining our current collaborations with 11 other local schools in order to share best practice for the benefit of staff and to enrich the lives of the children. The school is popular with parents and operates a waiting list in all classes.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Bernadette Brown
  • Address:St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Quantock Drive, Ashford, Kent, TN24 8QN
  • Telephone: (01233) 622797
  • Email: headteacher@st-teresas.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01233 665922


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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.