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Class Teacher - Full-time

Egerton Church of England Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3199-81T
  • Posted:02/12/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:24th February 2020
  • App Close Date:11/12/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:13th December 2019


Job Description

Job Ref: EYFS Teacher

Salary: Main Pay Scale

Required From: 24th February 2020

Location:  Egerton Church of England Primary School, Stisted Way, Egerton, Ashford, England, TN27 9DR

Telephone:  01233 756274

E-mail:     sbm@egerton.kent.sch.uk

Website:        www.egerton.kent.sch.uk

Attractive Full Time Early Years Teaching Opportunity

Egerton Church of England Primary School is a forward thinking school that recognises and nurtures children's personal strengths and talents and creates opportunities to ensure they thrive. Our children are positive and enthusiastic learners and our staff are welcoming, caring, hardworking and supportive.

We are looking to appoint a creative teacher with a passion and drive to inspire children to learn in EYFS through meaningful experiences and play based learning, and can teach the required skills to achieve a good level of development to a high standard. Applications are invited from enthusiastic, innovative, inspiring teachers with high quality classroom practice and good organisational and interpersonal skills, (sense of humour is essential).

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a passion for Early Years with the ability to inspire both children and staff
  • Have experience of successful teaching in Early Years
  • Insist on a commitment from all young people to achieve success
  • Have the ability to motivate pupils with a focus on enabling them to be the best they can be
  • Contribute to whole school improvement and self-evaluation
  • Be committed to safeguarding the welfare of all children

We can offer:

  • The prospect of working within a team of friendly and sociable staff
  • A happy school with motivated, well behaved and enthusiastic children who are eager to learn
  • Large, attractive, modern classrooms with a rural outlook
  • Opportunities for collaboration within a network of local schools
  • A successful school with a distinctive Christian ethos where children come first
  • An opportunity to play a pivotal role in the school’s future developmen.

If you have an enormous passion and drive to take on this exciting opportunity, then we would love to hear from you. Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Applications from NQTs and experienced teachers are equally welcome.



Information about the school

Set in the heart of beautiful, Kent countryside, Egerton Church of England Primary School is a rural, one form entry primary school with 200 children on roll. Naturally the children are our greatest asset and the school plays a central part in the village community.

We are a voluntary controlled Church of England school, committed to providing the highest quality education for all pupils in an atmosphere where our Christian faith is evident in all we teach and do together. Our aim is to create a community where our core values of perseverance, compassion, respect, forgiveness, honesty and hope are always present. All members – children, teachers, parents, staff and governors - play a key part in building community and we encourage with praise; we teach by example; we lead with respect for all.

We have an enthusiastic and welcoming staff team who are committed to providing a safe and happy environment which nurtures every child, which encourages them to develop their personal talents and which challenges them to achieve the highest academic standard. We believe the induction of new staff members is key, and have training opportunities available both in school and in our alliance of schools in order to support initial practice. We have a very supportive governing body, as well as an active parent association who are keen to help fund improvements in our curriculum and school grounds. We are looking for someone who is willing to join our dedicated team, working alongside other staff to continue moving learning forward.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Susan Hubbard, School Business Manager
  • Address:Stisted Way, Egerton, Ashford, Kent, TN27 9DR
  • Telephone: (01233) 756274
  • Email: sbm@egerton.kent.sch.uk


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.