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The Kent Teacher of the Year Awards were started to mark the vital contribution that teaching staff make to our community. The awards recognise the expertise and dedication that is the hallmark of an outstanding teacher.
Nominations open each January. Award categories include primary, secondary, newly qualified teacher, non teaching member of staff including dinner ladies and caretakers and a volunteer award, which includes members of the PTA and governors.
A panel of judges select winners from the local authority areas, Ashford, Canterbury, Dartford, Dover, Gravesham, Maidstone, Medway, Sevenoaks, Shepway, Swale, Thanet, Tonbridge and Malling and Tunbridge Wells.
Winners will be announced at a ceremony on Tuesday, May 19 at Leeds Castle, Kent.
The 2015 awards are supported by a number of community partners including CXK, Kent Sport, Southern Educational Leadership Trust, Brachers Law, Three R’s Teacher Recruitment, Social Enterprise Kent, Project Salus, William Giles Chartered Accountants, Kent County Council, Medway Council, Christ Church University, Marlowe Theatre, Leeds Castle, and the University of Kent including the following departments: Politics and International Relations; School of Psychology; School of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Sciences; School of Physical Sciences; School of Biosciences; School of European Culture and Languages; and School of History.
For more information on Teacher of the Year ring the team on 0844 264 0291.