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Ks1 Teacher - Maternity

Phoenix Community Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3893-93T
  • Posted:20/05/2020
  • Pay:Main Pay Scale
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:29/05/2020 at 14:00
  • Interviews:Friday 5th June 2020


Are you looking for a job where you can make a real difference to children's lives in a good school? Would you like to be part of a happy, creative and committed team?

Phoenix Community Primary School is looking to appoint a teacher to start in September this year to cover maternity. The full time position will be in our Year 2 class. We want to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic teacher who has the passion and drive to ensure the children in our school receive the very best education through an exciting and stimulating curriculum.

The staff and children are rightly proud of Phoenix School and all work exceptionally hard to ensure that pupils get the very best. We have established values and beliefs that we ask all pupils, parents and staff to sign up to when joining our team:

  • Creating opportunities for everyone 
  • Promoting reading as a priority
  • Raising capability
  • Creating a pleasant and collegiate learning environment
  • Focusing on the value added
  • Working together
  • Setting achievable goals and realistic expectations

These are all summed up in our mission statement: Creating opportunties for all.

In return we will offer you:

  • A superb and stimulating environment in which to work;
  • Pupils who show high levels of good behaviour;
  • High calibre teachers and support staff who work well together as a team; and
  • Additional school support for pupils with SEND
  • Wide use of integrated technology including ipads 
  • Focused professional development
  • Structured support should you be an NQT

Information about the school can be found on our school website: www.phoenix-primary.kent.sch.uk or our school Twitter feed: @Phoenix_Ashford and without the possibility of a school visit during Covid-19 we would encourage all applicants to contact us to find out other information they require about the school, the position or the support you would receive. Interviews will be conducted remotely. 

Information about the school

Phoenix Community Primary School is a one-form entry school situated on the outskirts of Ashford. We benefit from a new building which is well respected and looked after. The school is exceptionally well-resourced and, as such, is able to provide opportunities for children significantly beyond that of the National Curriculum. The majority of visitors comment on the warm, friendly atmosphere and the attractive environment. The school places a high emphasis on the Creative Arts and achieved ArtsMark Gold in 2014. We have our own Music Studio where all children have weekly lessons with specialist music teachers and where subsidised instrumental lessons are offered to pupils.The school invest heavily in ICT with two sets of 32 iPads, which are used on a daily basis, and each classroom is fitted with a Clever Touch interactive TV. Pupils also receive specialist sports and computing teaching and school supports the emotional well-being of pupils with structured pastoral provision including a Family Liaison Officer, pastoral support workers, therapeutic play and bushcraft. The school also has achieved the Primary Science Quality Mark (Silver) and the Leading Parent Partnership Award. We also have strong collaborative links with other schools through the CARE Foundation Trust.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01233 664462


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.