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Year 1 Teacher - Part-time

Stocks Green Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2539-42T
  • Posted:16/11/2021
  • Pay:up to MPS 4 dependant upon experience
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:30/11/2021 at 15:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 2nd December


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic part-time teacher to work in Year 1 for two days per week – Monday/Tuesday, commencing January  2022 – the start of term 2 . This will be on a contract to cover maternity leave until 5th October 2022.

We are looking for a highly motivated, effective teacher with some KS1 experience, who can provide exciting and challenging work for our children.  Knowledge/experience in teaching Maths and English/Phonics is required in order to maintain the high standard of teaching that exists in these subjects at the school. In return, we can offer an opportunity to work with enthusiastic children and exceptionally supportive colleagues in a popular village school. You will be supported in all aspects of your professional development and will have the opportunity to contribute to school improvement.


The successful candidate will:

  • Be able to demonstrate inspirational teaching
  • Be committed to innovation and school improvement
  • Be willing to lead a foundation subject with another staff member
  • Be committed to securing strong pupil progress through careful differentiation
  • Have high expectations and a commitment to raising standards
  • Have knowledge of phonics and its application in reading and writing
  • Strong organisational and interpersonal skills
  • Committed to being part of a strong professional team
  • Be willing to share expertise within our strong collaboration of 6 schools
  • Embrace change and keep up to date with the latest innovations
  • Be prepared to contribute to the school's extra-curricular programme
  • Be dynamic and have a good sense of humour


Stocks Green Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced DSB check.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and can be booked through the school office – 01732 832758. Please apply using the kent -teach online application form.

Information about the school

Stocks Green is a successful one form entry school in the village of Hildenborough. We have a friendly atmosphere and ethos of high expectation for our pupils. There are currently 210 children on roll, the majority of whom live in the village. We enjoy strong community links and are part of Tonbridge Village Collaboration - 6 similar local schools with whom we work closely on a wide range of development activities.
Our facilities include seven classrooms, a large hall, an excellent library, a specialist music room, an ICT suite and a care suite with a shower facility. The Foundation Stage classroom has a covered outside learning area and garden. We are proud of our extensive grounds, which have been developed to create outdoor learning areas, including a pond area, an allotment, stage, quiet areas, Forest School adventure playground and exercise trail. Sport and music are strengths in our school, which we actively encourage with the pupils.We run a range of extra curricular clubs and have before and after school care facilities.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 834083


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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).