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Nursery Teacher - Full-time

Morehall Primary, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2087-48T
  • Posted:29/03/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Term 6 (7th June 2021)
  • App Close Date:09/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week Commencing 26th April 2021


Are you an outstanding practitioner, looking for your next challenge in a brand new Nursery, which will launch in September 2021? 

If so, we have an exciting opportunity at Turner Schools for an ambitious and committed qualified teacher to join our passionate and dedicated team, working to shape and deliver our new Nursery provision at Morehall Primary. 

A working knowledge of the EYFS curriculum and experience within a pre-school/EYFS setting is preferred. We are looking for the suitable candidate to start in Term 6, in order to develop and launch our Morehall Nursery ahead of the opening in September 2021.

The successful candidate should:

  • Love teaching 
  • Strive for academic brilliance
  • Be able to make our pupils feel valued and safe
  • Enjoy working as part of a team
  • Be committed to transforming life chances on the Kent Coast
  • Inspire our pupils and other colleagues
  • Believe that every child can learn, and will achieve
  • Have Qualified Teacher Status/Early Years Professional Status/Early Years Teacher Status

In return, we can offer...

  • A brand new nursery provision, ready to be created and shaped
  • Fabulous children who want to learn
  • Ongoing CPD and support for future career progression
  • A school which takes the wellbeing of pupils and colleagues seriously
  • A supportive central Trust team, governors and dedicated colleagues who are continually willing to develop
  • A sensible approach to marking and curriculum planning to support workload
  • A genuine opportunity to make a difference & be part of our journey to set a new standard in non-selective, knowledge rich education.

Information about the school

At Morehall Primary we are committed to being a force for good in the Cheriton community around us, by ensuring that our pupils grow in knowledge, respect and aspiration.

Prospective employees are encouraged to visit us. Find out at first-hand how this small school at the heart of the community prepares children to succeed in education and in life.

Our school is part of a small family of local schools called Turner Schools.

Turner Schools is a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) based in Folkestone on the beautiful Kent coast. The Turner Schools family includes five schools in Folkestone:-

• Folkestone Primary

• Folkestone Academy

• Morehall Primary

• Martello Primary

• Turner Free School

We provide education through pre-school, primary, secondary and on to sixth form. Each academy is individual and responds to the needs of its local community to provide the best possible opportunity for its young people. We promote high academic standards, while ensuring crucial opportunities for personal and emotional development.

Turner Schools is committed to Transforming children’s futures…Empowering children’s futures…Strengthening communities.

To help us achieve this Turner Staff ‘Walk the Turner Talk’

They will:

• Speak and act with care: always show compassion and respect for children.

• Act boldly: be ambitious for yourself and the children and young people we serve.

• Learn from adversity: be evaluative, thoughtful and reflective.

• Challenge convention: be curious, welcome difference and unfamiliar thinking.

• Connect with others: support colleagues, parents and pupils to make a great team.

• Use your voice: offer different views and ask questions.

• Do what it takes: be relentless in pursuing the best for children.

• Ask for support: be open and honest when plans go awry.

• Don’t give up: be calm, resilient and measured when managing challenges.

Turner Schools is committed to safeguarding children and promoting their welfare. It expects all staff and volunteers to share this same commitment. Any appointment is subject to satisfactory recruitment checks, including an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Two references are required prior to commencement of employment. We are an equal opportunities employer.

For further information on Turner Schools, please visit www.turnerschools.com

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Dominguez
  • Address:4 Westbrook House, 58-60 Shorncliffe Road, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 2NQ
  • Telephone: 07741 638394
  • Email: hr@turnerschools.com


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.