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Class Teacher - Full-time/Part-time

Stella Maris Catholic Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-5216-41T
  • Posted:31/03/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:23/04/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:W/C 3rd May 2021


  • Do you have a belief and determination that you can make a difference?
  • Do you enjoy working with a creative curriculum?

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, innovative and highly motivated Class Teacher who is looking to thrive in our family school, that is judged as a 'Good' school by Ofsted.  Our school is at the heart of a supportive Catholic community as well as being part of a Multi-Academy Trust, Kent Catholic Schools Partnership.

Stella Maris is a family school where we work together, creatively to achieve the best outcomes for all our children, who are at the heart of everything that we do.

As an individual, you will be able to inspire our young learners, work with energy and enthusiasm and be a team player.  Along with having excellent communication skills and high expectations, you will be an exceptional classroom practitioner, holding a belief and determination that you can make a difference, to improve the life chances for all our children.

We can offer you an exciting, well-organised, vibrant environment with plenty of outside space in which to work.  Our team is experienced, committed and ambitious who, in turn, will support you to work creatively to achieve the best outcomes for all our children.  We welcome applications from experienced teachers seeking a new role and Newly Qualified Teachers (NQT's) looking to start their teaching career.

Due to the current restrictions, visits to the school can only take place after the school day.  If you would like to see all the school has to offer; please contact Andy Gretton to make an appointment or to ask any questions you may have on 01303 252127 or agretton@stellamaris.kent.sch.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 23rd April 2021 at 9.00am

Interviews will take place: W/C Monday 3rd May 2021

Any offer of employment is subject to our Safeguarding checks, including satisfactory return of an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service, references and a pre-employment health history questionnaire.

Information about the school

Stella Maris is a happy, family school that was judged to be ‘Good’ in every category by Ofsted in October 2017 and was described as 'a joyful learning community', in its RE Inspection in May 2015. We are a one-form entry Catholic Primary School, serving children from all over the Folkestone and Cheriton area.

We are an Academy and part of the Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership. This allows us to work closely with other schools, sharing and learning from each other to continuously improve outcomes for all our staff and children.

We offer an exciting, stimulating curriculum and staff enjoy some outstanding CPD opportunities. We are lucky enough to be set in beautiful surroundings with lots of outside space with a woodland trail and fire pit area. We are nestled next to Lower Radnor Park, in close proximity to Folkestone Sports Centre. We have a warm, welcoming ethos, a problem-solving approach, and high expectations of all our children and staff.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303) 226085


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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.