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Summer Term Only - Part Time Class Teacher - Job Share

St Martin's Church of England Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-3149-72T
  • Posted:31/01/2022
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:19th April 2022
  • App Close Date:01/02/2022 at 00:15
  • Interviews:Week commencing 7th February


Part time Key Stage 1Teacher required for Term  5 and 6

Fixed term contract - summer term only

A wonderful opportunity to teach Key Stage 1 at St Martin's CEP School has presented itself following  staffing changes. We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, innovative and highly motivated teacher to work with our friendly staff and amazing children. St Martin's is a happy and welcoming school, staff are well supported and they feel part of our very special school family.

St Martin's CEP School is federated with Seabrook CEP School and the staff work collaboratively across both schools, which makes this a very exciting and supportive environment.  NQT+1  teachers are warmly welcome to apply. 

St Martin's prides itself in providing an enriched curriculum for all our pupils and the local coastal environment really helps to support this. 

The ideal candidate should:

be a caring teacher who has the needs of each pupil at the heart of all they do

be keen to learn and develop their teaching

have energy and the determination to make a difference

have good communication skills

be an effective classroom teacher who is passionate about teaching

have high expectations

be a good role model

have commitment to raising standards and achievement

understand that every child is unique and be able to reflect this in their practice

be a team player, willing to share ideas with their colleagues

be supportive of our inclusive Christian Ethos

ideally have experience of teaching in Key Stage 1 

have a creative approach to teaching and understand the importance of engaging children through their own interests.

In return we offer:

a welcoming, friendly, happy and professional school community

a thorough induction programme and excellent professional development opportunities

happy children who are enthusiastic and eager to learn

the full support of the leadership team and governing body

a dedicated and motivated staff who work colloaboratively as a team and build positive realtionships acorss the school and the local community

a supportive and engaged parental community

 Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments are subject to pre-employment checks, including DBS and satisfactory references.

We highly recommend that you contact the school for further information and to organise a school visit. Please email the school via the  school office email: office@st-martins-folkestone.kent.sch.uk or call the school number on: 01303 238888 to make an appointment. School tours are available, however due to Covid restrictions these are being offered at specific times. Please look at the school website for further information about our school.

Information about the school

St Martin's Church of England Primary School is situated in a coastal setting in Folkestone. St Martin's is an outstanding half form entry school and enjoys excellent links with the local church, St Martin's, and the surrounding community. There are approximately 210 children on role. The school has 7 classes, each with an average size of 30 children. St Martin's CEP School works closely with it's sister school Seabrook CEP School which it federated with in 2017. The schools share an Executive Headteacher and a leadership team that work across both sites. There are excellent working relationships across the federation which enable staff, children and families to work in partnership to support the education of the children. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the well-being of all the children and staff. For further information please contact the Executive Headteacher, Mrs E Carter or Heads of School, Mrs S James or Mr J Carter.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303) 268850


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).