Foundation/KS1 Teacher - Maternity

St Stephen's Infant School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2611-96T
  • Posted:19/09/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:1st January 2020
  • App Close Date:28/10/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 31st October 2019


Fantastic Teaching Opportunity!

Maternity Cover 1st January 2020 - 31st December 2020, with the possibility of extending the contract to a later date.

“Together we shine” is at the heart of our creative, fun and forward-thinking school. If you are dynamic and a team player, with the children at the centre of all that you do, then we are the school for you.

We are seeking to appoint a teacher for maternity cover, to be part of our enthusiastic team. The successful candidate will be a creative and passionate classroom practitioner, someone who is keen to develop their professional skills, with the support from a strong leadership team. This position would be ideal for an NQT who would receive strong mentoring support.

Are you able to:

  • use your expertise, passion and enthusiasm to improve outcomes for all children
  • go that extra mile to ensure that every child makes excellent progress
  • deliver and model consistently good and outstanding practice
  • be part of a team
  • lead by example, promoting the school vision, values and aims
  • Ensure high standards of pupil achievement, behaviour, social development and effective and efficient use of resources.

Most importantly, do you have a sense of humour and a passion for education?

If so, we can offer you the opportunity to work with fabulous children, as a member of a friendly, supportive and committed staff team, in a diverse school with a clear and exciting vision for the future. This is a fantastic opportunity to demonstrate your diverse teaching skills and work in a school where you will make a difference. 

We recommend visits to the school, which can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01227 769204



St. Stephen’s Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced disclosure.

Information about the school

St. Stephen's Infant School is on the edge of Canterbury and shares the lovely site with the Junior school.

We are a professional and fun loving team with high expectations of pupils and ourselves.

We have achieved Healthy schools, Active mark, Artsmark Gold and the quality mark in Extended schools.We also had a very successful Ofsted inspection in 2016.

St. Stephen's Infant School is committed to the welfare and safety of all our pupils and therefore this post is subject to a DBS check.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 787493


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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.