Ks1/2 Class Teacher - Full-time

Sussex Road Community Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2156-243T
  • Posted:30/03/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:26/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/B 3rd May 2021


Fancy taking our children thrill-seeking at Chessington World of Adventures? Or for a trip on the London Eye follwed by Tate Modern?  Do you love to instill a sense of adventure into learning?

Sussex Road Primary School is an exciting place to learn and teach.  The combination of our Forest School, evolving curriculum and innovative ideas ensure high levels of engagement and enthusiasm.  With a healthy work/life balance being so crucial, come and join a team that continually strives to reduce workload and where happiness is top of the agenda.  To support you we provide high-spec teacher laptops, teacher iPads, the freedom to take your PPA time from home (or the gym!) and personalised career development ensuring your ambitions are realised.

Our Mission Satement - QUESTION, CHALLENGE, EXPLORE - is integral to all we do.  Come and be that teacher that a child never forgets.

Although we would usually encourage you to visit us to find out more about our school, that is not advisable at the moment.  However, do get in touch if you'd like to speak on the phone to learn more about Sussex Road.  Finding the right school is really important!  See what we get up to on Twitter @sussexroad and email using:  headteacher@sussex-road.kent.sch.uk

We welcome applications from NQTs and experienced teachers. This is a full-time post, initially a fixed term contract for a year, although it is highly likely to become permanant. start date September 2021. 

Information about the school

Our popular, heavily over-subscribed school, which has 450 children on roll, is located near to the town centre of Tonbridge, about 5 minutes walk from the main line railway station.

We have 15 classes from Reception through to Year 6.

Our children are friendly and engaging; they are keen to learn and a pleasure to teach.

To join us you need to be supportive of a culture which expects you to continuously improve your practice to provide the very best for our children.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post. Please note, to ensure equality for all applicants, we are unable to accept applications and CVs forwarded directly to the School, without prior agreement.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732)352367


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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.