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Class Teacher - Fixed Term

South Avenue Primary School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-2435-94T
  • Posted:07/07/2020
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:October 2020
  • App Close Date:14/07/2020 at 14:00
  • Interviews:17th July 2020


We are looking for a NQT or experienced teacher to join our upper KS2 team in our Ofsted rated ‘Good’ School (May 2017).

What you will get from South Avenue Primary School:

  • Happy, well behaved children who are keen learners
  • Parents who are supportive of the school
  • High expectations for all members of the school community
  • Supportive, friendly staff team within the school
  • A school that puts children first and at the centre of all policy, practise and decision making


What we would like:

We are looking for an excellent practitioner who is excited about taking up a post in our school working within KS2.  This post initially will be for maternity cover starting from October 2020 until July 2021 with the possibility to extend beyond this and would be suitable for NQTs or experienced teachers.

Our school is aspiring to outstanding and offers the chance to work with amazing children who are keen to learn, well-mannered and fun to be with.  Our staff are a supportive and hard-working team who value their own professional development and are always looking for innovative ways to support pupils in their learning and personal development.  

To that end we need a teacher who is keen to develop their own practice and is focussed on providing a holistic high quality learning experience for their class where aspiration holds no bounds!

 Informal visits to the school are warmly welcomed, please contact the school office on 01795 477750 or email tcadwallader@southavenue.kent.sch.uk to arrange an appointment.  Due to the current situation visits will follow the government social distancing rules.

Please use the school's application form, which is attached to this advert if you would like to apply, email is acceptable but forms will require signing if invited to interview.

Evidence of qualifications will be sought and should be available if called for interview, as well as documentation clarifying identity and right to work in the UK.


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post will be subject to satisfactory references and a DBS check.

Information about the school

South Avenue is a popular two form entry primary school in Sittingbourne. It was formed in 2014 following the merger of the infant and junior schools, which occupy the same site, and is a member of Fulston Manor Academies Trust.

Since amalgamation the school has made rapid progress and was judged to be “Good” in all categories at the end of the 2017 Ofsted inspection. You can find a copy of our most recent Ofsted report on the website.

Our school vision is We Discover, We Learn, We Grow. We aim to ensure every child is ready for a lifetime of learning and equipped for the real world.

There is a strong community feel about the school and we pride ourselves on looking not only to deliver a rich and balanced curriculum and providing pupils with the tools to learn, but also having a strong focus on the well-being of each child.

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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.