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Upton Junior School

Upton Junior School

One Childhood - One Chance

School Vacancies

All vacancies are advertised via the Kent Teach website.  Please visit:

Schools Direct Placements at Upton Junior School

School Direct is a new route into teaching. Whether you have just finished a degree, or have been working in a career for many years School Direct offers a brilliant teacher training opportunity. You will be based at an outstanding school, learning on the job with and alongside outstanding practitioners. Successful completion of a School Direct course with the East Kent Learning Alliance (EKLA ) will lead to the award of Qualified Teacher Status (QTS).


Applications for School Direct places with EKLA for September 2018 OPEN IN OCTOBER 2017

Applications for 2018 -19 places are managed by UCAS through a single admissions system.

Applications for School Direct Trainees to start in September 2018 open from October 2017 

Please follow this link for detailed information:


The EKLA will be holding the following 2018 entry School Direct Information Evenings:

Wednesday 18th October 2017 - 5:30 to 7:00 pm - King Ethelbert School, Birchington (booking required)
Wednesday 22nd November 2017 - 6:30 pm - Best Western Hotel, Canterbury (drop in)
Thursday 11th January 2018 - 5:30 to 7:00 pm - Joy Lane Primary School (booking required)

Please contact EKLA to book your place: 

Phone:  01843 830 215


For more information about School Direct placements and funding arrangements please visit: 




Contact Us

Upton Junior School
Edge End Road
CT10 2AH

(01843) 861393