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Class Teacher - Full-time

Herne Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Herne

  • Ref:KCC886-3338-69T
  • Posted:01/04/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:01/09/2021
  • App Close Date:19/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:26/04/2021


KS2 Class Teacher  - Starting September 2020

Do you want to be part of our outstanding school (Ofsted 2016), supported by staff who are inspirational and have high expectations for all?

We are seeking to appoint an equally outstanding and enthusiastic teacher who has experience of successful subject leadership.

If you are:-

  • Dedicated to making a real difference for the children in your care
  • Passionate about teaching and learning
  • Positive in your outlook with excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good or outstanding in your classroom practice and have high expectations of yourself and children
  • An aspiring leader of learning
  • A good team member keen to develop as a professional
  • Happy to work within and support our Christian ethos.

Then we can offer you:-

  • Happy children who are keen to learn and in their own words are 'awesome'
  • Parents who support and describe the school as 'inspiring and thriving'
  • Hardworking and supportive staff and Governors who have a commitment to excellence for all
  • A school that believes in positivity, transparency, consistency and shared accountability where leaders at all levels are valued and are empowered to inspire and affect change for the benefit of pupils
  • Opportunities to develop professionally within your role.

Salary is on the teacher's main pay scale 

Visits to the school are essential and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01227 374069, or email office@herne-junior.kent.sch.uk

If you are currently teaching, early or late appointments can be organised.

Please use the Kent-teach application form to apply - CVs only not accepted.

Information about the school

Herne CE Junior School is an outstanding, well-respected and oversubscribed school in the village of Herne. Our Ofsted inspection highlighted that, ‘teachers have embraced the support provided by leaders to improve their performance’. Our parents recognise our Christian distinctiveness and state, ‘The school offers a homely environment for our children to learn’. This is supported by our SIAM’s inspection where we were also graded as outstanding.

We are a large 3 form entry junior school, which benefits from extensive playing fields and beautiful surroundings. Most of our children join us from our local infant school. Our children are happy, keen and talented, not just academically, but musically and through sports.

We would encourage you to read our current Ofsted report in full (found on our website) and come and visit to discuss joining us on our journey.

SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT - Herne takes its primary duty and commitment to protect children very seriously. We use our recruitment and employment selection process to deter abusers and people with undesirable attitudes towards children. We have procedures and policies in place to ensure the security and protection of children in our care.

Interviews will be conducted under strict social distancing rules.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Malcolm Saunders
  • Address:Herne CE (Aided) Junior School, School Lane, Herne, Kent, CT6 7AL
  • Telephone: 01227 374069
  • Email: office@herne-junior.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01227 741415


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.