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Class Teacher - Full-time

Furley Park Primary Academy, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2686-137T
  • Posted:06/12/2018
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:14/12/2018 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 18th December


Are you looking to establish or further your career in a forward thinking and innovative environment?

If so we are looking for a teacher to join our team from January 2018.

At Furley Park we offer a rich, broad and balanced curriculum which provides pupils with a first class, exciting and creative learning experience. We aim to develop thoughtful and responsible young people with high self-esteem and with the motivation, skills and knowledge to succeed in life.

The successful candidate will be committed to providing a supportive and stimulating learning environment with high quality teaching to achieve....

  • A high level of literacy and numeracy;
  • Independent young people who are confident, flexible and able to cooperate with others;
  • A high level computing and technological competence.
  • Imagination and creative expression;
  • Conscientious young citizens who are tolerant and respect others’ values;
  • Effective links between the school, the home and the community;
  • Equality of opportunity for all;
  • Celebration and humour – we feel good about ourselves
  • A place where we dare to be bold and different to provide what our pupils need.

In return we offer excellent development opportunities, talented and committed staff to work with and fantastic pupils with a passion for learning and the commitment to succeed. We will support you to develop your career through access to high quality CPD. Our appraisal and pay policies recognise high performance and enable faster career progression. We offer all staff free health cover through Benenden, a rewards package, social events and free tea and coffee!

Our NQT induction package goes beyond the statutory requirements. In addition to 10% PPA and 10% NQT time you will be provided with bespoke training every fortnight. This programme is designed with each NQT based on individual needs analysis.

Our staff must be as excited about learning as our pupils and constantly look for opportunities to develop rich curriculum experiences. Over the past few years we have worked with the England Hockey Team, Royal Shakespeare Company and the English National Ballet.

Furley Park is committed to safeguarding. Successful candidates will be asked to complete a DBS check. All appointments are subject to satisfactory DBS checks and references, open references are not accepted.

We would encourage you to visit us to find out more, to arrange an informal visit or to discuss the position further please contact recruitment@furleypark.org.uk or call the office on 01233 501732.

Information about the school

Furley Park Primary Academy is a three form entry school on the outskirts of Ashford serving the Park Farm area. We currently we have 630 pupils on role. The school converted to an Academy in November 2013 establishing ACE Learning, a multi-academy trust, with Hamstreet Primary School. As such we are able to offer our staff and pupils innovative opportunities to develop excellent teaching and learning. The school had a successful Ofsted in September 2016 achieving a rating of good. Our pupils are fantastic, friendly and polite and enjoy challenging learning and inspirational teaching. The school currently holds the Arts Mark Gold Award, School Games Gold and ICT mark, all of which are significant strengths.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 501797


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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.