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Y1/2 Maternity Cover - Maternity

St Michael's Church of England Infant School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-3073-37T
  • Posted:21/05/2020
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:01.09.2020
  • App Close Date:29/05/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC via zoom


We are seeking to appoint a reflective, enthusiastic and aspiring Y1/2 teacher to join our Outstanding team until at least Easter 2021.
This is an exciting opportunity to work in a three times Outstanding setting and we are looking for passionate candidates who are committed to the mission of providing an Outstanding education. Our aim is to enable all of our children to achieve their true potential through an innovative curriculum, led by senior leaders who encourage teachers to take risks with their teaching; and who will support you through coaching and mentoring to enable you to be the best you can be. Our unique ethos is underpinned by our key Christian values of Friendship, Respect, Perseverance and Happiness. We also promise to provide you with lots of cake....... Come and join our family!
To be successful you will need to 
  • Be passionate about education and intrigued by learning
  • Have high expectations for all
  • Provide a stimulating learning environment that enchants children and fosters their curiosity
  • Talk and listen actively to our children and develop their thinking through skilled questioning
  • Be a good team player and want to establish close working staff and parent relationships
  • Understand how learning is enhanced through innovative teaching
  • Develop an inspirational creative curriculum that gives our children an education for a changing world.
Unfortunately you will not be able to visit the school at this time but please use our website to gather the information that you need. Interviews will be conducted via Zoom.
Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS and satisfactory references.

Information about the school

St Michael's Church of England Schools Federation, Maidstone is a Federation of St Michaels Infant and Junior Schools which are situated opposite each other on Douglas Road. Both schools are inclusive community schools with a strong Christian ethos. The schools serve families from both West and South Maidstone. The Infant School has a current roll of 120 children aged 4-7 years, with children placed in four class groups. The school has been judged as Outstanding by Ofsted on the last 3 inspections, the latest of these being in 2014. The Junior School has capacity for 45 children per year group (180 total) aged 7-11years and was graded as Good by Ofsted in March 2018. The schools are Voluntary Controlled schools. Our children are happy and successful learners and we have highly skilled and enthusiastic staff at every level and a supportive Governing Body.

Websites www.st-michaels-infant.kent.sch.uk and www.st-michaels-junior.kent.sch.uk

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 693540


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.