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Class Teacher - Full-time

Milstead and Frinsted CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3110-34T
  • Posted:25/03/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 21
  • App Close Date:21/04/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 29th April 21

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We are looking for an enthusiastic qualified teacher to lead KS1, who shares our ethos about early childhood development, to work within our small and welcoming school team.

We have a strong belief and ethos regarding early childhood development and pedagogy.  We draw on the expertise of a range of educational specialists such as Anna Ephgrave and Alistair Bryce-Clegg, alongside educational pedagogical theorists such as Susan Isaacs, Friedrich Froebel and Reggio Emilia.  Our ethos is about celebrating the uniqueness of each child and offering a creative, inspiring, enquiry based and child led curriculum  all intertwined with the high expectations set through our 'Big Question' curriculum. 

We are looking for a class teacher in our mixed year 1 and 2 class.  This is an exciting role where you be leading KS1.  The year 1 children have child-led provision carefully planned and intertwined with the National Curriculum.  This blends into year 2, where you will need to support the children to develop skills to prepare for their transition to KS2.  You will work with the phonics lead to guide children through the year 1 phonics screening and have responsibility for the year 2 SATs process including the moderation process.

You will be able to offer:

  • A passion for child centred learning and an enquiry based approach
  • A commitment to working with a supportive and collaborative team where we are passionate about educational philosophy and pedagogy
  • An ability to develop positive, meaningful and productive relationships with pupils and strong links with their parents
  • An understanding of the joys and flexibilities needed to work in a small school

Interviews will be held on Thursday 29th April 2021.

Information about the school

At Milstead we are passionate about learning!

We want all of our children to receive an exciting and varied curriculum where they can explore and build on their own strengths and interests in a supportive and nurturing environment while feeling valued for their individuality. We aim to lay a foundation of curiosity, tapping into children’s natural inquisitiveness about the world around them, and to inspire a lifelong love of learning, whilst understanding diversity and culture and accepting differences. We encourage everyone to be determined and to take pride in all that they do. We work towards building a community in which everyone feels valued and valuable.

We are a small, village Church of England Primary school with mixed year groups. We aim to provide a Christian school community, where children feel secure, understand how to keep themselves safe and make the right choices with a clear moral purpose. Our rural setting gives us access to wonderful woodland which children visit weekly and features highly on our curriculum.

If you would like to join our team please apply via this website. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all appointments to The Village Academy Trust are conditional on en an enhanced DBS clearance.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Katherine Baker
  • Address:School Lane, Milstead, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 0SJ
  • Telephone: (01795) 830241
  • Email: office@milstead.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01795) 830506

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.