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Ks1 Class Teacher - Full-time

Vale View Community Primary School and Nursery, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2531-111T
  • Posted:11/07/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2019
  • App Close Date:16/07/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:18th July


Due to very sudden and unforeseen circumstances, we are now in the position to recruit a Class Teacher - to teach in KS1 (very likely to be Y1.)

If you are looking for a job where you can really make a difference in an improving school and if you want to be part of a happy, friendly and enthusiastic team, then Vale View is the place for you!

We wish to appoint a superb Class Teacher for a September start. We are looking for an enthusiastic, energetic and dynamic teacher who has the passion and drive to ensure that the children in our school receive the very best education through an exciting, stimulating and vibrant curriculum and environment, coupled with a determination to raise attainment, accelerate progress and improve outcomes, opportunities and enjoyment for children.

The successful applicant will be committed to work with the pupils, the wider school community and our staff team in striving for excellence. 

The ideal candidate should: •Have good communication skills, high expectations and be an outstanding classroom practitioner •Be keen to learn and develop their teaching •Have energy and the determination to make a difference •Have commitment to raising standards and achievement and demonstrate an excellent understanding and track record of accelerating pupil progress •Be a team player, willing to share ideas and with a good sense of humour

In return, we can offer: • A friendly, dedicated and supportive team of staff who thrive on challenge and having fun; who work closely together, as well as alongside other schools within our academy, to improve the quality of achievement and enjoyment for all pupils • A thorough induction programme and good professional development opportunities • Happy and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn.

We appreciate that the notice is short, but if you are at all interested, do give us a call, drop us an email or arrange a visit -you will be warmly welcomed.

Visits can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01304 202821.


Information about the school

Whinless Down Academy Trust is a three school MAT comprising of Priory Fields, St Martins and Vale View schools. We value our community and it’s traditions, values and individuality and pride ourselves on providing a first class education in the local area. All three schools have good facilities and are well resourced with an excellent CPD programme.

Vale View is a one form entry school with a nursery. We have a friendly and supportive team who work in close collaboration across the Academy to secure best outcomes for children and mutual support for colleagues.

Vale View School benefits from the support of a range of support staff including a FLO and a dedicated pastoral support mentor who contribute to the well being of pupils and staff.

The safeguarding of our children is of paramount importance, and we are rigorous in our recruitment procedures. This post is subject to a satisfactory DBS check, and references will be pursued.

We are an equal opportunities employer.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kelly Brown (Head Of School)
  • Address:Vale View Road, Elms Vale, Dover, Kent, CT17 9NP
  • Telephone: (01304) 202821
  • Email: kbrown@vale-view.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01304) 202821


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.