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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Brenzett CEP School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2081-134S
  • Posted:12/05/2022
  • Pay:£18,680.00 - £18,878.00 pro rata
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:06/06/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking for a caring, committed and enthusiastic teaching assistant with experience of working with children in a primary school.

You will be required to bring energy and patience to the role, which involves providing 1:1 and small group support. You will support the child/children with their educational, behavioural, emotional and social development.

The successful candidate will hold qualifications in English and maths at GCSE grade C or above. They will need to be able to work using their own initiative, be self-motivated, well-organised, flexible, patient and a good communicator.

You will be joining a friendly and dedicated team who are committed to providing every child with the support and opportunities they need to progress in their learning.

This is a fixed term contract linked to high needs funding.

Hours of work: 32.5 hours/week, Monday to Friday 8.30 am - 3.30 pm during term time only.

The hours include lunchtime supervision for half an hour each day (allowing for a half hour lunch break).

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01797 344335.

All applications are to be made via the Kent-Teach.  CVs will not be considered.

Information about the school

Brenzett CE Primary School is an exciting and vibrant place to learn and develop. We were judged as GOOD in our SIAMS and in our most recent OFSTED as a ‘Good School’. We are an active and leading school within Aquila, The Diocese of Canterbury Academies Trust (www.aquilatrust.co.uk) We work in strong partnership with other schools across the local area, South Kent and beyond, providing support and learning opportunities for our staff. We are situated along the A259/B2080. We have strong links with the local Church and Community. Our supportive Governing Body and active PFA play key roles in school life.

Brenzett CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks, including overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

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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).