Primary School Teacher (SEMH)

Eastry Nr. Sandwich, Kent

Salary: M1 £25,714 - M6 £36,961


The Davenport School is a small Primary Independent SEMH school within Ethelbert Childrens Services.  The school is based at Eastry, near Sandwich, in Kent.  The school has a maximum roll of 20 children across two classes.  There is a high ratio of Teacher / LSA ratio to help our children access education.


The successful candidate will be responsible for the teaching and learning of mixed age and ability pupils and support, alongside a therapeutic team, the social, emotional, and mental health of the children in the school.


If successful you will have the opportunity to be creative and innovative in your teaching, ensuring our unique curriculum meets the needs of all our children. Your teaching needs to be engaging and exciting, providing hands on and purposeful learning experiences that will captivate the children's imagination and make links with the world around them.


As an individual, you will need to be resilient, energetic, and enthusiastic in creating a fun and tangible learning environment for our pupils to begin to enjoy school and education.  You will be joining an enthusiastic dynamic team that has a strong commitment to the children in the school.


A sound understanding of primary teaching, differentiation, personalised learning, assessment, and the primary national curriculum is essential for the post.

Full references, including an enhanced DBS, will be in place before commencing employment, with a proposed starting date of the 1st September 2022.


We look forward to hearing from you.

To apply for this position, follow the link to our online application form, or download a printable version of the form below.


Application Form
Employment Application (1).pdf
Adobe Acrobat document [427.7 KB]

Please return completed applications to:


Personnel Department
Ethelbert Children's Services
17 Leigh Road



CT12 5EU


If you would like an informal discussion regarding the expectations of the role, please contact our Personnel Department on 01843 823762


We are an equal opportunities employer

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