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Teaching Assistant (SEN) - Part-time

Singlewell Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2509-105S
  • Posted:18/05/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:18/05/2022 at 16:00
  • Interviews:To be Advised


We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking and supportive team.  This is a 5 day role which involves working 1:1 with a KS1 child and is a permanent role linked to this child.     

This is a part-time (term-time only) 30h 25m per week,  8.40am - 3.15pm (30 minutes unpaid lunch break) Monday - Friday.  The post will be paid on KR3 pro rata (see Job Description for more details). 

Previous experience of working with a child with additional needs would be beneficial.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • experience of working with children with communication and language needs and ASD;
  • passionate about enabling every child to fulfil their potential;
  • experienced in delivering interventions;
  • able to contribute to, and work as part of a team;
  • good communication skills and a flexible attitude;
  • effective time management and an ability to work on own initiative.
  • A caring, patient and nurturing approach.
  • The ability to develop positive relationships with all children.

Please note applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis and selected candidates will be contacted for an interview so early application is encouraged.  We reserve the right to close the advert when we are in receipt of sufficient applications and without notice.

Singlewell School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Any appointment would be subject to appropriate safeguarding procedures.

If you would like to visit the school, please contact the school office on 01474 569859.  Please visit our website and undertake our virtual tour: www.singlewell.kent.sch.uk





Information about the school

Number on Roll:- 374

Singlewell school has a warm, family feel and is situated in a pleasant leafy site on the outskirts of Gravesend. The school has been expanded to two form entry from September 2016 and had a new building constructed. There are currently two classes in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2, Year 3, Year 4 and Year 5 and one class in Year 6. All classes have support assistants. From September 2022 there will be a second Year 6 class. We are very lucky to have modern buildings and facilities and spacious grounds.

Our Ofsted inspection recognised that Singlewell is a Good school. Progress and attainment are high across the school and teaching is good. It stated that attendance is high, behaviour is good and children enjoy coming to school. Pupils are eager to learn and work enthusiastically together. There are very positive relationships between pupils and staff.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).