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Class Teacher - Fixed Term

Swingate Primary School, Chatham

  • Ref:MED887-2549-3T
  • Posted:23/06/2020
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:1st September 2020
  • App Close Date:03/07/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 6th July 2020


Following promotions, relocations, retirements and baby breaks, Swingate Primary School is looking to appoint a KS2 class teacher to join our dedicated team. We are a large three form entry, inclusive, successful school with extensive grounds and friendly staff. If you are looking for a new challenge maybe we are the school for you? 

We are looking for someone who will:  

  • inspire our children to Believe, Learn and Achieve 
  • is looking for their first role or someone who brings experience  
  • be passionate about making a difference.   
  • be creative and look for opportunities to enrich the curriculum and think outside the box 
  • follow the procedures and policies of safer recruitment. 

What we can offer:  

  • a successful and popular school 
  • support from your year group team. 
  • Bespoke NQT programme  
  • leaders who are mindful of well being 
  • a car parking space 
  • encouraging parents 
  • a happy team of staff.   

We are aiming to appoint the right candidateto join us in September 2020 but we have some flexibility to join us in January 2021.   

Closing date for applications:  Friday 3rd July 2020 @ 9 am  

In this unusual circumstance visits to the school to see our dinosaurs, twinkling lights and amazing children would  be difficult to organise, but phone calls to discuss your questions would be very welcome. Also check our Twitter page for an extra look @SwingatePrimary   

Date for interview:  Week beginning 6th July 2020 

Swingate Primary School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and an enhanced DBS check and supportive references will be required for the successful applicant. 

Information about the school

Our parents recently renamed Swingate Primary School, the Theme Park of Learning! We are a brilliant, large three-form entry (including a Nursery), inclusive, successful school with extensive woodland grounds and friendly staff. We aim to inspire our children to Believe, Learn and Achieve. Our curriculum is child-centred, creative and progressive.

We have Forest School and an impressive sporting profile. We are a Jigsaw Flagship school and staff and pupil well-being is valued and promoted. Swingate has a strong leadership team that welcomes and encourages children and staff to reach their true potential. Check out our Twitter account: @SwingatePrimary

Job Contact Information


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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.