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Reception Teacher - Part-time

Herne Bay Infant School & Seashells Nursery, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2263-215T
  • Posted:13/10/2021
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:January 2022
  • App Close Date:22/10/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Herne Bay Infant School and Seashells Nursery are looking to appoint an experienced, enthusiastic, energetic, funny and caring reception teacher for our popular infant school for January 22.  This is a part time, temporary post until the end of this academic year, working Thursday and Friday’s.


Do you…

  • Teach consistently good lessons?
  • Have creative ideas that you can share with colleagues?
  • Have high expectations of children, yourself and others?
  • Work well in a team?
  • Have a positive attitude and see the ‘glass as half full?’
  • Embrace the rewards and challenges of working in an educational setting committed to achieving the best for our children?
  • Understand the EYFS curriculum and value the role of play within it?


Can you…

  • Plan effectively to motivate and challenge all children?
  • Provide engaging learning experiences?
  • Give feedback that enables reflection and improvement?
  • Bring out the best in children and help them reach their potential?


In return we can offer…

  • Happy children and caring parents.
  • Brilliant, committed and fun loving staff.
  • Proactive and supportive governing body.
  • Warm, caring school community.
  • Career development opportunities
  • A commitment to working together – sharing challenges and celebrating achievements.
  • Endless supply of terrible jokes!


Herne Bay Infants and Seashells Nursery is in the of the seaside town of Herne Bay, Kent.  The school is close to many amenities, including the beach and is the heart of the local community.  The local area boasts easy access to a variety of stunning beaches, historic Canterbury, and Whitstable.

Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged!


As a school committed to safeguarding children all staff members will undergo an enhanced DBS check and candidates will be assessed on their suitability to work with children








Information about the school

This large thriving school is well established in the area and shares a site with Herne Bay Junior School, bounded by Kings Road and Stanley Road and enjoying a central position in the town.

The school has just reduced it's PAN from 4 to 3 form entry and there are currently 303 children on roll. There is a good staff/pupil ratio throughout the school ensuring an inclusive, creative, supportive and secure environment.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 742305


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).