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One to One Teaching Assistant - Temporary

New Ash Green Primary School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-2682-161S
  • Posted:12/05/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Sep 2014
  • App Close Date:20/05/2022 at 23:45
  • Interviews:On application


New Ash Green Primary School are looking to appoint enthusiastic and inspirational temporary 1:1 Teaching Assistants on a Term Time only contract.  This is a 5 day a week role for 28 3/4  hours per week and involves working 1:1 with a child. This is a temporary appointment and will remain for as long as the support is required, or until such time as the funding ceases. 

The successful applicants 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 providing classroom support and supporting pupils on a 1:1 basis with their learning, speech and language and social development. Pupils enjoy, learn and achieve success. 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).