Key Stage 2 Teacher, Tonbridge, Kent

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The Schools at SomerhillTonbridge, Kent

Date posted:
Start date: January, 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Schools At Somerhill, is a thriving educational establishment of some 600 pupils based in a magnificent Jacobean mansion set in 150 acres of land on the outskirts of Tonbridge. We are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic teacher with strength in either Maths or English and boys or girls games to join our team. 

All members of staff here at Somerhill contribute to a very busy Clubs and Activities programme that takes place both during lunchtimes and after school. Staff are welcome to offer any activity that will generate enthusiasm from our pupils.

The salary will be based on experience and qualifications.  We have our own salary scale here at Somerhill which is in excess of that offered in the maintained sector.

Ours is a lively and happy staff room with 30+ supportive colleagues.  We welcome applications from men and women who can offer enthusiasm, energy, commitment, good humour and who will enjoy being part of a busy, happy and positive school.

Closing Date for Applications: Sunday, 22nd September

Interviews: Thursday, 3rd October

Start Date: 1 January, 2020

Salary:  Competitive based on experience

Hours of work: Full Time

Reporting to: The Headteacher

Please note that we do not accept CVs in place of a SAS application form as we require the same range of information from all of our candidates. Completed applications can be submitted to

The Schools at Somerhill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child-protection screening, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS check.

The Schools at Somerhill is an equal opportunities employer.

More about The Schools at Somerhill
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 13 years
Address: Somerhill, Tonbridge, Kent, TN11 0NJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1732 352 124
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There are three schools on one site, with separate preparatory schools for boys and girls (Yardley Court and Derwent Lodge), and a co-educational school for young children (Somerhill Pre-Prep), the Schools at Somerhill are unique in Kent. They are fo...