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EYFS Teacher - Full-time

Capel-le-Ferne Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2559-42T
  • Posted:13/05/2019
  • Pay:Main
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Wednesday 22 May


We are looking for a dedicated and creative EYFS/Key Stage One class teacher to join our friendly team from September 2019 to lead our Reception Class.

The successful candidate will be a consistently good or outstanding practitioner with high expectations for children's achievement, who can help us continue to move our school forward. They will support our children in their learning to develop the key skills of independence, creativity and perseverance.

We develop all aspects of our school through team working and the successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to make a full contribution to our key stage, curriculum and staff teams. We have developed strong links with our local community and work very closely with the other schools in our collaboration, the Samphire Learning Hub. We are looking for someone who can support us in developing these important links.

In return we will provide the successful candidate with the opportunity to develop their career. We support our teachers to build on their skills by learning from colleagues' good practice, and the continuing professional development of our staff is a priority. Our children are extremely enthusiastic in their learning, with very supportive parents.

We have taken an innovative approach to providing breadth and depth in the curriculum through our enrichment day on Friday.

The well-being of our staff is important. As well as a full induction, the successful applicant will be provided with non-contact time in addition to PPA to carry out essential tasks such as classroom management, preparation of reports etc.

This position will be a permanent contract.

We welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers.

Informal visits to the school are most welcome - please contact Mrs Goldsack to arrange a tour.

The governors and staff of Capel-le-Ferne Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people entrusted in our care. All posts will be subject to relevant checks, references and a full DBS check.


Information about the school

We are a 4-11 single form entry Primary School. We currently have 200 pupils on roll.
Capel-le-Ferne Primary School serves the villages of Capel-le-Ferne, Hougham and Alkham. Our school nestles on the White Cliffs of Dover and is a wonderful place to teach. We were graded as a good school by Ofsted in February 2017. At Capel we are fortunate to work for children who are well-behaved, happy and enthusiastic in their learning. We have a dynamic and supportive teaching and learning team, who display a strong commitment to innovation and excellence. We have extended the school with a library, and have spacious, picturesque grounds, which we have continued to develop, with the recent addition of an outside theatre.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:David Metcalfe, Headteacher
  • Address:Capel Street, Capel-Le-Ferne, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 7HB
  • Telephone: (01303) 251353
  • Email: office@capel-le-ferne.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01303) 246495


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.