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Class Teacher - Maternity

St Teresa's Catholic Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3716-84T
  • Posted:27/03/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:29/04/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:May 7th 2019


How would you like to work for a happy, supportive and industrious school that boasts a real sense of team spirit?

Are you a passionate, enthusiastic and fun-loving classroom practitioner, who is dedicate to making a difference to the way that pupils learn and engage?

If this sounds like you, then look no further!  We are seeking to appoint an experienced or newly qualified teacher to cover maternity leave in a Key Stage 2 class.

YOu will join a team of dynamic and professional practitioners, working to foster our pupils' independence, thinking skills and encouraging them to take responsibility for their own learning. 

As a teacher you will:

  • Take responsibility for teaching a class and adhere to high expectations of pupils in order to build successful relationships, centred on teaching and learning.
  • Set challenging teaching and learning objectives, relevant to all pupils in their classes, planning lessons and sequences of lessons to ensure good progress for all children.
  • Make appropriate use of the school's monitoring and assessment strategies to evaluate pupils' progress towards planned learning objectives  

Wr are friendly, supportive and keen to capitalise on your strengths.  The successful applicant will be a good classroom practitioner with high expectation, 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 are 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 Tuesday, May 7th.


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.