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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

New Ash Green Primary School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-2682-160S
  • Posted:12/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:
  • App Close Date:20/05/2022 at 15:30
  • Interviews:On application


New Ash Green Primary School are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Teaching Assistant on a term time only fixed term contract until 31st August 2023. The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday, 28 3/4 hours per week.

The successful applicant will have a good standard of education (equivalent to GCSE grade 'C' in at least English and maths). 

We are also looking for candidates with:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • A caring, patient and nurturing approach.
  • The ability to develop positive relationships with all children.
  • Optimism, energy, resilience and creativity.
  • Emotional resilience and the ability to support emotional well-being.

New Ash Green Primary School is a very happy and exciting school. We offer exceptional working conditions and resources. The role varies and includes working one to one, working with groups, (both within and outside the classroom) to deliver interventions. Colleagues are keen to support one another.

We are looking for people who are determined to secure the absolute best for each pupil and will work hard to ensure every child achieves everything of which they are capable.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate excellent communication, literacy, numeracy and ICT skills. Teaching Assistant qualifications, previous experience and/or an understanding of child development would be an advantage.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, appointments are made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure Barring Service.

Further details are available from the School Office, please speak to Mrs Mayo on 01474 873858 or email hr@new-ash.kent.sch.uk

Information about the school

The school serves the community of New Ash Green Village and surrounding area. The school has excellent resources and is set within attractive grounds. There are two halls, four playgrounds, a field, an orchard, fourteen rooms, a mobile, a medical room and library areas along with an IT suite of thirty-one computers. We are a highly professional team of colleagues who welcome new team members. The school encourages parental involvement and our PTA offers significant support. Visits to the school are welcomed.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Caroline Cain
  • Address:North Square, New Ash Green, Longfield, Kent, DA3 8JT
  • Telephone: (01474) 873858
  • Email: office@new-ash.kent.sch.uk


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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).