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Ks2 Teacher - Part-time

Amherst School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-2141-86T
  • Posted:19/12/2018
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:18/01/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 28 January 2019


Teacher - Maternity Cover 2.5 days per week

Fixed term contract until 31/08/2019

Amherst School (Academy) Trust is a 3 form entry junior school that achieves high academic standards across a wide curriculum. Situated in a pleasant residential area, the school is over subscribed and enjoys tremendous support from parents and governors. We have a part time Maternity Cover Vacancy, for an enthusiastic and talented KS2 teacher who enjoys team work:

We can offer:

  • Support for development and training
  • Well behaved and highly motivated children
  • An excellent working environment

Amherst School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will need to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS and will be subject to qualification, reference and health checks.

For further details please contact the Headteacher, Mr A B Reid and refer to the school website www.amherst.kent.sch.uk.

Visits to the school are welcome.

Information about the school

Amherst School is a three form entry junior school in Sevenoaks. The majority of our children transfer from Riverhead Infants School. Ofsted February 2015 reported: - Amherst is a happy, exciting and nurturing school of which pupils, staff, governors and parents are rightly very proud. - The Headteacher provides outstanding leadership. He has created an exceptionally strong staff and leadership team that share the commitment and determination to provide the best possible learning experiences for the pupils. - The inspection findings agree with a comment made by a parent that, ‘Children are totally involved in their learning and enthusiastic about all that they do. They are valued and challenged.’ - Teachers have high expectations and ensure that pupils enjoy their learning. The rich and varied curriculum meets pupils’ needs and their interests exceptionally well. - Pupils’ behaviour is outstanding. They have excellent attitudes to learning and enjoy coming to school, as shown in their high attendance.

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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.