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Nurture Provision Teaching Assistant - Part-time

The ASPIRE Federation

  • Ref:KCC-F12-18-S
  • Posted:11/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:20/05/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:week beginning - 23/5

Schools this job is for


We have secured some funding to support our developing Nurture provision. The provision looks at the development of the whole child, and the support of their wellbeing so they are in a good place to access learning.   Platts Heath is a friendly small school within the ASPIRE federation. Being part of a federation means that professional development opportunities are wider and staff have the chance to work with a larger team. 

This role is for a TA to be based within the nurture provsion providing interventions with groups and indiviudals these will consist of learning based support as well as support for pupil well being. This is a fantastic opportunity for any TA looking to make a difference to vulnerable children, and to be at the forefront of a developing provision. 

This is a part time role, which will consist of every morning from 8.30-1.15 and up to three afternoons between 1.15 and 3.30pm 


Platts Heath is a small primary school with three mixed age classes. Please contact me at exechead@aspire-kent.org.uk, if you have any questions. 



Information about the federation

The ASPIRE Federation is a partnership of four small village primary schools in rural Kent, near the county town of Maidstone Two schools are Church of England primary schools and two are community primary schools. The ASPIRE mission statement is:

The ASPIRE Federation will nurture curiosity and creativity through an inspiring, broad and engaging curriculum, where learning is at the heart of all that we do. Our children learn to become resilient and self-assured in environments where pastoral care is excellent. Everyone is challenged and encouraged to thrive and achieve as individuals, preparing them for their role as caring citizens in modern Britain.


We aim to be an outstanding federation at the heart of our culturally diverse communities, striving for excellence, enabling our children to achieve their highest potential in all areas of the curriculum in line with each of the individual school’s values and beliefs. This is summarised through the motto and values of the federation: ASPIRE - A School Partnership In Rural England

Motto : ‘ We Aspire to Inspire’

Our Values K – Kindness U – Understanding P – Patience H – Honesty L – Love B – Boldness

We are committed to safer recruitment and will require you to fill in a self disclosure form if you are shortlisted. We will also require you to produce certain documentation to confirm, identity, qualifications and the right to work in the UK. You will need a copy of your birth certificate. Attached to this job advert is our child protection policy and our recruitment policy.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Miss Emma Hickling
  • Address:Cayser Drive,
    ME17 3QF
  • Telephone: 01622 842674
  • Email:



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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).