Primary Classroom Teacher (Maternity Cover)

  • SchoolMaldon Primary School
  • SalaryM1 to M6 (£25,714 - £36,961)
  • Start DateAs soon as possible
  • Closing DateSaturday 15th May 2021
  • InterviewsTo be confirmed

Job Summary


Classroom Teacher Maternity cover


Pay range: M1 to M6 (£25,714 - £36,961)

Contract type: Fixed term 31st August 2022 (Maternity cover)

Start: Immediate or as soon as possible  

Applications close:  T.B.A. /  as soon as suitable candidate recruited 

Interviews: T.B.A


Are you an enthusiastic, fantastic primary teacher looking for your next challenge?

Maldon Primary School, part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), one of the largest Multi-Academy Trusts in the South and East of England, with 4 primary schools in Essex and overall 45 Primary, Secondary and Special Academies in the TKAT Family ( Our pupils are at the heart of everything we do, and we strive to inspire learners and change lives through great teaching, leadership and learning for all.

This is a great opportunity for an individual who is able to provide teaching and learning activities for classes under the professional direction of the Headteacher and who is able to plan, prepare and deliver lessons and assess, record and report on development, progress and attainment.

We believe that all children thrive in an environment in which they are happy, challenged and secure: secure in the knowledge they are safe and cared for; challenged to achieve their best; and happy in the knowledge they are each appreciated for their individuality and their achievements. We are looking to recruit a qualified, highly motivated Teacher to join our team.

We are looking for 

  • An exemplary classroom practitioner,

  • Inspired with passion and ambition,

  • An energetic, creative and committed professional,

  • An optimist with a can-do approach,

  • A role model who sets high expectations and establishes productive working relationships with pupils and staff,

  • Promote the inclusion and acceptance of all pupils within the classroom,

  • Someone who takes the initiative to adjust activities according to pupil responses/needs,

  • Support pupils constantly whilst recognising and responding to their individual needs

  • Committed to achieving high standards.

We will offer you

  • A comprehensive induction programme,

  • A supportive and forward-thinking leadership team,

  • Friendly and supportive environment, where everyone is committed to a work life balance,  

  • The opportunity to be part of exciting development and innovative change,

  • Trust resources and materials to help plan and deliver great lessons,

  • School-to-school support from fellow TKAT schools,

  • Through our strong Teaching School Alliance, high quality on-going professional development,

  • Regular opportunities to meet and engage with fellow professionals from TKAT and beyond,

  • Opportunities for career progression.


We strongly encourage a visit/or call to our school is made prior to application if possible. Contact details 01621 853409 Mrs Eileen Thorn Headteacher. This visit may be virtual dependant of COVID guidelines at the time.

Equal Opportunities

Maldon Primary is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic for example race, gender, sexual orientation, disability or age. All applications are treated on merit.


Maldon Primary School is committed to the protection and safety of its students and the successful candidate will be subject to DBS, Bared List and two reference checks as part of the Schools Safeguarding Procedures. The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post in accordance with the Immigration Act 2016.

How To Apply

Please download an application form and send to

Wantz Chase, Maldon, Essex, CM9 5DQT: 01621 853409
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