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Classroom Teacher - Maternity Cover - Maternity

Selling Church of England Primary School, Selling

  • Ref:KCC886-3112-52T
  • Posted:14/05/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 14:00
  • Interviews:Wednesday 22th May 2019


We are looking for an enthusiastic and innovative teacher to join our forward-thinking team. We are a good school and we would like you to contribute towards our exciting journey to outstanding. We are looking for someone to be fully committed to the Christian Ethos of the school.  This maternity cover post will be from September 2019 for one year. This is a full time post. 

We want to inspire you to inspire others and to love what you do. We offer you the opportunity to be creative within the class room and to work collaboratively with our team of talented teachers and teaching assistants and across our Trust.

Our children achieve well but we also want them to remember their learning experience at our school with a smile and with laughter. We want them to leave effective learners and well-prepared for their future. We want to celebrate every child’s achievement whether it is in geography or grammar, music or mathematics; we want a teacher who feels it is a privilege to be able to do this.

Selling is a fabulous place for learning because we already have:

  • Dedicated, hard-working staff who are passionate
  • Amazing children who are kind, courageous and curious
  • A community that helps each other and develops together
  • Supportive parents that want to help more!
  • A beautiful rural setting with amazing potential for outdoor learning
  • Governors who understand the pressures of the curriculum and embrace new ideas

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, engages with children and staff in policy and practice developments, and proactively encourages feedback. The successful candidate will require a Criminal Records disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS), including checks against the barred list.

Information about the school

Our school is in Selling, a small village situated on the outskirts of the historic market town of Faversham in Kent. We are lucky to be surrounded by orchards and beautiful views of The Downs and we are very proud of our school.

Our staff and pupils share a strong belief in the values and ethos of the school. Selling C of E Primary School is part of The Village Academy which means we are able to share expertise with our other schools in the Academy including best practice and resources, allowing us to raise achievement and standards throughout the school.

Our school mission statement:

We aim to create a happy, secure and Christian learning environment for all members of our school.

The aims of our school:

For children to enjoy school and learning; For children to develop a moral sense of responsibility and self-discipline; To work closely with children and parents in the pursuit of the highest standards; To develop children’s own strategies for learning and improving; To deliver a broad and balanced curriculum that reflects the needs of our children; To encourage all members of our school to develop their personal understanding of Christianity and Christian Values by daily collective worship, example and teaching To further develop our close links with our local church and community.

Our values:

We aim to teach our values throughout the curriculum and as part of our everyday school lives.

These are: Love, Forgiveness, Co-operation, Kindness and Wisdom.

Selling C of E Primary is a friendly and happy place where we aim for all children to enjoy learning and achieve great things.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 752906


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.