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Work in a SDE Setting

This is an exciting opportunity; we’re recruiting a highly motivated and passionate individual to complete our staff team.

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East Kent Sudbury (EKS) is a self-directed, democratic educational setting inspired by the Sudbury Valley School. Staff and students run the community together through the democratic structure and therefore these roles include far more than in a conventional school. You would be joining a vibrant team of motivated individuals who are passionate about self-directed / consent-based learning, children’s rights and changing the face of education in the UK.

To be successful you must have a deep understanding of self-directed and democratic education and be motivated to help EKS grow and succeed. We are looking for a lifelong learner who follows their interests and passions and enjoys working with all young people from the age of 5-18 years.

Staff Member – Maths Specialist

We are seeking a Qualified Teacher with specialism in secondary Maths education to work one day per week starting September 2021.  If successful you will lead Maths classes for equivalent of Key Stage 3 and 4 and support students in taking Maths GCSE, where they choose to seek this learning experience.  You will also be responsible for curriculum planning for Maths and in balancing the requirements of the Independent School Standards with our Self-Directed ethos, maintaining flexibility and responding to students changing needs and interest.

Salary for the position starts at £16,380 pro-rata, plus travel expenses, with a view to increases as our project develops.

For more information or to request application details please contact us by email or call 01304 447760.

Deadline for applications is 15th August 2021.

Having experienced varied educational styles growing up, Kezia, attended both mainstream schools and the world’s first democratic school, Summerhill in Leiston, Suffolk, an experience which left a lasting impact. Later on Kezia graduated from Chelsea College of Art and Design in 2003 in Fine Art going on to establish a career in digital design and marketing. Now mother to two daughters Kezia chose to stay home with her family and home educate her children before embarking on founding East Kent Sudbury School.

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