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All Teacher - Full-time

Lower Halstow & Newington CEP Schools Federation

  • Ref:KCC-F44-2-T
  • Posted:16/03/2018
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2018
  • App Close Date:24/04/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 1st May 2018


This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the next phase of a successful federation’s journey. We are looking for an ambitious person to join our happy team and welcome applications from both NQTs and experienced practitioners from all primary Key Stages.   We can be flexible to accommodate year group preferences as we want to complement the skills and knowledge within our existing team.

We are looking for:

  • A passionate outstanding teacher who can motivate and inspire the children to achieve the highest possible pupil outcomes
  • A teacher with high expectations of behaviour for learning and the ability to create an interesting learning environment
  • An ability to communicate and work as part of a team within the school and across the Federation
  • A teacher with a sense of humour, able to appreciate the joy in our learning community and engage with our supportive parent/carers

We are able to offer:

  • A friendly, well-established team in a calm and purposeful learning environment
  • Support and guidance from our executive head teacher and extended leadership team
  • Children who demonstrate outstanding behaviours for learning and are a pleasure to be around
  • A variety of high quality professional development opportunities, with local and national partners
  • Excellent school grounds with forest school, where opportunities for high quality outdoor learning are facilitated

We welcome visits to both schools. Please ring 01795 842344 to arrange an appointment at either school.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a Disclosure and Barring Service records check at an enhanced level. We are committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

Information about the federation

Lower Halstow School and Newington CEP School are village Primary Schools for children aged 4-11.Lower Halstow currently have 158 pupils on roll and Newington currently have 180 pupils they both have close links with their village church and community.Both have spacious school grounds with games pitches.Both Schools offer a safe secure learning environment and are well equipped with resources,including IWBs,a wireless network and a bank of laptops or ICT Suite.

Lower Halstow School moved into its present building in October 2005 and offers many modern facilities such as Community Sports Hall,ICT suite & a new Dining Hall.Our School is a well-resourced rural school, with fantastic facilities set in attractive grounds,with a welcoming family feel and inclusive ethos.

We have supportive Governors and parents children are happy, polite and enthusiastic and are proud of their school.We are constantly striving to improve the opportunities for all and are looking for new ways to make learning fun,engaging and effective.There are currently 6 classes at Lower Halstow School.

Lower Halstow and Newington School Federation are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA "Barred List for Children" both schools have been graded as GOOD at their recent, May 2015, Ofsted Inspections.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Dawn Hogg
  • Address:Lower Halstow & Newington CEP Schools Federation,
    School Lane,
    Lower Halstow,
    ME9 7ES
  • Telephone: 01795 842344
  • Email:



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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.