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Teacher of PSHE - Full-time

Maplesden Noakes School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5401-258T
  • Posted:12/01/2022
  • Pay:MPS/UPS
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:28/01/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be advised


Due to the expansion of the school, we are seeking to appoint a full-time Teacher of PSHE from September 2022. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning, teaching, marking and assessing PSHE with cross over topics in RE to years 7 to 11 and will work in conjunction with the PSHE and RE leads. Candidates should be familiar with and confident to deliver the newly statutory elements of PSHE.

We are looking for someone who is passionate about PSHE and understands the contribution that PSHE makes to a students’ educational journey, equipping young people with sound knowledge and understanding to ensure that they are fully aware of the needs to live a healthy, safe and productive lifestyle.

The successful candidate will be able to motivate and inspire students to become effective global citizens. In addition, they will be open minded, resilient, with a great sense of humour and have excellent interpersonal skills and a commitment to collaborative working.

Previous experience of teaching RE at Key Stage 3 and 4 is preferred, but not essential. The position is open to ECTs as well as more experienced colleagues.

Applications should be made via Kent Teach by the closing date of Friday 28th January 2022 (9 am).  This date may be brought forward in the event that a suitable candidate is found earlier.  Early applications are therefore recommended.


Maplesden Noakes School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check.

Information about the school

Maplesden Noakes is an 11-18 co-educational non-selective school with approximately 1290 pupils on roll including 260 in the sixth form. The school has an excellent reputation, is popular with parents and regularly over-subscribed.

The school has recently been accredited as a High Performance Learning World Class School. We believe that all of our pupils have the potential to achieve the very highest standards of performance no matter what their background or previous achievement.

Committed to the welfare of staff, the school supports good physical health and mental wellbeing and has a staff committee completely focussed on this area.

Maplesden Noakes is situated on the west side of Maidstone approximately 40 miles south east of London. The school benefits from having strong links with the local business community.

We look forward to receiving your application.

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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).