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1:1 Teaching Assistant Yr1 - Temporary

Higham Primary School, Nr Rochester

  • Ref:KCC886-2109-109S
  • Posted:19/05/2022
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:17/06/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Here at Higham we are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and hard-working teaching assistant to work 1:1 with 1 pupil on an individual basis throughout the school day as part of their support allocation.

This would be a KS1 position fixed term until March 2023. This post is linked to the needs of an individual pupils and therefore could be extended depending on the pupil’s needs and funding allocation.

The hours are 9:00-12:00 and 1:30-3:00 Mon to Fri each day, a total of 22.5 hours per week at Kent Range 4 contracted for 43 weeks per year including holiday. 

The successful candidate will work closely with the class teacher of the named pupil within and outside the classroom supporting the child on an individual basis to enable them to access their learning. They will also work well within an established team supporting and sharing strategies with colleagues.

The successful candidate will support the school SENCO in meeting the needs for this pupils.

Information about the school

Higham Primary School is a one form entry school with 208 pupils currently on roll. We are located in Higham village, between Gravesend and Rochester.
The school is easily accessible and only 10 minutes walk from Higham Station. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and staff and expect all applicants to share this commitment. We work together as a team to support all pupils and staff to be successful.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Emily Wright
  • Address:Higham Primary School, School Lane, Higham, Nr Rochester, Kent, ME3 7 JL
  • Telephone: 01474 822535
  • Email: office@higham.kent.sch.uk
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).