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Ks2 Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Ash, Cartwright & Kelsey CEP School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-3351-79S
  • Posted:12/05/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:24/05/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:26th May 2022


Are you an amazing, enthusiastic, creative, caring and energetic teaching assistant with a can do attitude? If so, then our school needs you! We need an experienced teaching assistant to join our happy and established school team, supporting KS2 pupils who receive HNF. Experience of working with children with autism/speech and language difficulties will be essential. Our staff room is supportive and has an endless supply of cakes/biscuits and chocolate. We are very proud of our school and have worked really hard as a team to get our school to where it is now. We had a very successful Ofsted in 2019 and were graded good in all areas. We are lucky to have extensive school grounds and our focus is very much on outdoor learning and our curriculum is enquiry based and child led. We have a large school field and a nature/bush craft area/pond area that is used to enhance teaching and learning. Our fantastic children are at the centre of all that we do and we make sure that we always put them first - they get one chance at an education and our main priority is to make their time with us memorable and enjoyable. Well-being of staff and pupils is also a key priority. The successful candidate will be supported by our experienced SENCo. Visits to the school are essential to meet our team. The vacancy is for 25 hours per week, Monday to Friday and will be on a yearly temporary contract, starting in September 2022. 

Information about the school

Ash, Cartwright and Kelsey is a CE Aided Primary School set in the heart of the rural village of Ash. We have easy access to Canterbury, Thanet and Sandwich. We currently have seven classes including an EYFS unit which also offers childcare provision. We offer well established Breakfast and After School child care and a strong set of extra-curricular after school clubs. A strong distinctive Christian character permeates the school and ensures all children are valued for their academic, physical and spiritual talents. We are a good school - Ofsted September 2019 and a good Church School - SIAMS September 2019.

Visits to the school are essential to see our fantastic school in action. Please ring the school office to arrange a chat with the Headteacher. Ash Cartwright and Kelsey are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to enhanced DBS Checks, plus verification of the right to work in the UK. We reserve the right to close the advert once we have a suitable pool of applicants.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Karen Bailey
  • Address:School Road, Ash, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 2JD
  • Telephone: (01304) 812539
  • Email: kbailey@ashckschool.org

Fax: (01304)813853


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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).