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Class Teacher - Full-time

Chartham Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2259-189T
  • Posted:24/01/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:06/03/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:16th March 2020


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and motivated teacher from September 2020 who can inspire pupils to reach their potential. Please state in your application your experience and year group preference. Further information regarding the role and the exciting job opportunity is attached below.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding classroom teacher, and in the case of an application from an experienced teacher, have a proven record of raising achievement
  • Have the ability to inspire children by delivering high quality learning and teaching
  • Have a commitment and ability to ensure the highest possible standards for all children in their care
  • Be positive and enthusiastic about children and their development
  • Be committed to the principles of inclusion
  • Have high expectations of behaviour
  • Use regular assessment and give pupils purposeful feedback to move their learning on
  • Be able to communicate effectively with staff, parents and pupils.

What Chartham can offer you:

  • Excellent opportunities for professional development
  • A well-resourced school
  • A friendly and supportive working environment with a dedicated staff team, hardworking children, supportive parents and governors
  • An opportunity to be creative and inspire our pupils

We welcome informal visits to our school. Please contact the school office for an appointment to look round.

Please apply online using the Kent County Council Application Form.

Please note we will only be contacting those who are successful in getting through to the interview process.


Information about the school

Chartham Primary is situated in a rural setting in the large village of Chartham. The school is currently moving to two-form entry permanently from September 2020 and has a roll of approximately 350.

We have extensive playing fields and plenty of space for outdoor learning and forest school activities. We also have a school radio station.

We pride ourselves in providing an enriched curriculum for our pupils in a fully inclusive environment. Our staff team are committed to providing the best possible education for each child and working in partnership with parents. We are proud to hold the IQM award for Inclusion and had a very successful Ofsted inspection in October 2019.

Chartham Primary School and St Stephen's Infant School have shared Executive Leadership arrangements with the Executive Headteacher, School Business Manager and HR Officer working across the two schools.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Megan Roberts, HR Officer
  • Address:Shalmsford Street, Canterbury, Kent, CT4 7QN
  • Telephone: (01227) 738225
  • Email: mroberts@chartham.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01227) 732175


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.