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Class Teacher - Full-time

Borden CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3329-24T
  • Posted:30/04/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:24/05/2019


KS1 Teacher Full-time
Borden Church of England Primary School
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, reflective practitioner to join our friendly and supportive team in our mixed age Year 1 and 2 class.
We are looking for a teacher who:
• Is committed to providing rich, child-centred learning experiences well matched to the needs of individual children
• Is able to create a safe, imaginative and inspiring learning environment for young children
• has high expectations of themselves, a keenness to develop their own practice and willingness to share their own strengths with others
• is approachable and able to develop positive relationships with all stakeholders
• understands and supports the Christian ethos and vision of the school
• has a positive ‘can-do’ attitude and is willing to work hard with others in our friendly and caring team
We can offer you:
• a strong family ethos where all are valued and wellbeing is a priority
• happy, enthusiastic and curious children
• the chance to be part of shaping and implementing our new and exciting bespoke curriculum
• CPD opportunities within our school and the wider Academy Trust
• an environment where creativity and initiative are encouraged
• the opportunity for you to develop subject leadership skills
The position would suit an NQT or more experienced teacher wishing to work within a village school community with the additional opportunities afforded by the being within a Multi-Academy Trust.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office to arrange a convenient time.
Borden Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer or appointment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.
Information about the school
Borden Church of England Primary School is a small school with 137 children across 5 mixed age range classes. The historic 171 year old school building is situated on the outskirts of the lovely village of Borden just outside Sittingbourne and is surrounded by agricultural land and orchards.
With a strong sense of family and deeply embedded values of Love, Hope and Forgiveness, our parents, staff and children describe our school as a kind, caring and supportive place where everyone is valued and all are loved. An opinion reflected in our Outstanding SIAMS in July 2018.
With a new bespoke curriculum introduced in September 2018, this opportunity to join our teaching team arises at a very exciting time for staff and pupils at our school.
Borden Church of England Primary School is a member of the Potential in Everyone Academy Trust.


Information about the school

Our village school is situated on the edge of Sittingbourne overlooking farmland and a rolling hillside. We have 137 children in 5 mixed age classes. Ofsted in March 2008 graded us outstanding. SIAMS Inspection in July 2018 graded us outstanding You are welcome to visit us. Please contact the school for an appointment

Our school website at www.borden.kent.sch.uk contains a lot of relevant information about the school. Take a tour around the school, visit the classes and enjoy seeing what the children have been learning and doing, read the newsletters and Ofsted reports.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Josie Boland
  • Address:School Lane, Borden, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8JS
  • Telephone: 01795472593
  • Email: office@borden.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01795472593


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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.