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Class Teacher - Maternity

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3716-81T
  • Posted:28/11/2018
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Nov 2018
  • App Close Date:13/12/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Dec 18 2018


Maternity cover required March 2018- March 2019.  We congratulate our two teachers who are going on maternity leave, one in early March, the second in early April. We are now looking for enthusiastic and creative teachers to cover our Yr4 and Yr2 class, while the new mums enjoy their first year with their baby.

We are friendly, supportive and keen to capitalise on your strengths.  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 need to be a fun loving individual, who is extremely well organised, flexible and a great team player. Whether you’re experienced or newly qualified, you’ll share our commitment to develop the skills and talents of each child.  The ideal candidate will foster children’s independence and thinking skills, encouraging them to take responsibility for their own learning.  

Join our team in dreaming and creating an exciting and inspiring world for the children. 

Informal visits can be arranged by ringing the school office for an appointment ( 01233 6227970.  St. Teresa’s has been consistently judged good by OFSTED, including in the most recent inspection (Oct 2013)

You will need to be available to teach and be interviewed at our school on Tues Dec 18th 2018.


Information about the school

St.Teresas Catholic Primary School is a single form entry school set in Ashford. We are a consistently 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 in May 2017 and work closely with our academy partners, while retaining our current collaborations with 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.