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Class Teacher (Maternity Cover) - Full-time

Manor Community Primary School, Swanscombe

  • Ref:KCC886-3915-172T
  • Posted:04/02/2020
  • Pay:MPS-UPS
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/02/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:25th February 2020


Full Time Reception Teacher from Easter 2020/September 2020 (Maternity Cover - Temporary Contract) 

Manor Community Primary School

Swanscombe, Kent

We are looking to appoint an inspiring and dynamic newly qualified or accomplished teacher to join our committed Foundation team, working full time. Our family of schools nurtures, supports and challenges all staff to be the best that they can be.

Manor Community Primary School is part of Cygnus Academies Trust and is based in Swanscombe, Kent which is 2.4 miles from Bluewater Shopping Centre. There are excellent transportation links, we are 1.5 miles from Ebbsfleet International train station with a high speed link to St. Pancras International taking approximately 17 minutes and to Ashford International taking 20 minutes also connections on the Eurostar to Europe.

We are looking for teachers who can:

  • Nurture and excite our Foundation stage children, enabling them to develop their skills so they can be enthusiastic, independent problem solvers.
  • Model and disseminate high quality teaching pedagogy and practice to secure consistently good or outstanding teaching and learning for our children
  • Be committed to on-going professional development
  • Contribute to the wider life at the Academy
  • Maintain a dynamic and inspiring learning environment
  • Be innovative, highly motivated and eager to take a lead
  • Have good interpersonal skills and are able to work well as part of our staff  team

We offer excellent professional development opportunities provided by Cygnus Academies Trust. We would also offer:

  • Collaborative planning promoting higher quality partnerships and improving work life balance
  • 6 PPA days per year in addition to regular PPA time
  • A senior leadership team that is committed to building a career path for all staff members enabling them to achieve their future ambitions
  • A supportive working culture that focuses on positive learning behaviours and high expectations for all children
  • Opportunities to work and collaborate in a variety of settings across the academy trust

A variety of benefits, including:

  • Staff Care Services – Counselling and Support Line
  • Retail and travel discounts
  • Discounts on restaurants, insurance, entertainment venues and groceries
  • Reduced rate gym membership

We encourage all candidates to visit our school where possible. Please contact the school office: office@manor.kent.sch.uk or by phone on 01322 383314 to arrange a visit or visit our website for further information about the school www.manor.kent.sch.uk.

Closing date: 16/02/2020 at midday 

Interviews: 25/02/2020

Salary: MPS or UPS

Information about the school

Cygnus Academies Trust is dedicated to giving all children the advantage throughout these important early stages of their educational journey. Manor Community Primary School is a very successful, over subscribed school and gives a commitment to all of our children and families to offer them the best life chances possible.

Our many innovative teaching approaches and family atmosphere will give children opportunities without parallel in moving forward in education and into the world of employment or vocation.

Our staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the care and welfare of children and expects all staff to uphold these principals.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Application. Please visit our website - www.manor.kent.sch.uk for more information

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Indira Naidu
  • Address:Keary Road, Swanscombe, Kent , DA10 0BU
  • Telephone: 01322 383314
  • Email: office@manor.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.