Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Classroom Teacher - Fixed Term

St Margaret's-at-Cliffe Primary School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2532-69T
  • Posted:12/06/2020
  • Pay:Main Pay Scale
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:18/06/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 22nd June 2020


Required September 2020

Class Teacher (Fixed-term Contract for a minimum of 12 months)

We wish to appoint an excellent, highly motivated and committed teacher with high aspirations for children’s learning and behaviour to join our strong and dedicated team at St. Margaret’s-at-Cliffe Primary School.

We are a vibrant community in which pupils and adults live, learn and achieve great things together.

Our children are willing to learn, well behaved and enthusiastic. They learn best when teaching is engaging and innovative. We want to appoint a teacher who has high expectations, has a good practical understanding of the national curriculum and has a commitment to securing good and outstanding progress for all pupils.

Our staff are welcoming, caring, hardworking and supportive.

The successful applicant will need to:-

  • be an excellent classroom practitioner
  • have high expectations of children’s achievements and behaviour
  • have aspiration for all of our children
  • be very well organised
  • have the ability to collaborate with colleagues
  • be able to offer something extra to our team

As a school we will offer:-

  • a caring and welcoming school community
  • a committed staff team
  • supportive staff, governors and parent/carers
  • happy, enthusiastic and motivated children who enjoy school
  • personalised professional support and training for further career development
  • professional development within an outstanding school

Applications from NQTs are welcome. Due to Coronavirus visits to the school will not be possible on this occasion, however do please feel free to telephone for an informal conversation with the Head of School and look at the school website (www.stmargaretsprimary.co.uk/) or Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/St-Margarets-at-Cliffe-Community-Primary-School-139549382890289/) to get a feel for the school.

Please apply by completing the Kent Online application form.

The school is committed to child protection/safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, we expect all staff and volunteers to share this duty of care. Offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) and other employment checks. The school is committed to Equality and Diversity in employment practice and delivery. References will be requested for all candidates shortlisted and prior to interview.

For further details, please e-mail Lorraine Windsor, Office Manager at St. Margaret’s-at-Cliffe Primary School:       officemanager@st-margarets-dover.kent.sch.uk

Closing Date: Thursday, 18th June 2020 at midday

Information about the school

We are a thriving, high performing, rural primary school nestled in the village of St Margaret’s at Cliffe.

With capacity for 210 children, we attract families from within our village and other nearby villages, as well as the local towns of Deal and Dover.

Our pupils achieve well and make good progress – academically and socially – during their time with us. We make good use of our extensive grounds and the local community to further enrich our curriculum.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 853671


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.