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1:1 Teaching Support Assistant - Term Time

Claremont Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2465-96S
  • Posted:10/06/2022
  • Pay:KR3 ( £19,293 pro-rata)
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:23/06/2022 at 18:00
  • Interviews:Monday 27th June 2022


We are looking for some new team members to work as 1:1 Teaching Support Assistants (TSAs) and  join our dedicated, supportive and successful Claremont team.  

Are you a teaching assistant already or have the skills to become one? We are looking for team members with a good sense of humour, a great ability to connect with children and a passion for children to be successful. Are you adaptable and flexible, and ready to respond to the needs of the child to support their personalised learning and social development? If you could make a difference to our children then we are interested in you- please give us a call 01892 531395

You will work under the direction of an outstanding, organised and energetic class teacher; in addition, the SENCo will provide a supportive network and guidance. The support staff team is warm, welcoming and committed to supporting each other. Training will be provided where needed. 

We have roles to support various time schedules.

Role 1: KS2 Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (4) mornings 08:45- 12:30pm

           Hours per week: 16


Role 2: EY/KS1 Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday (5) mornings 08:45-12pm

                                     Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday  (4) afternoons 1pm-3:30pm

            This role could be split into two roles

             Hours per week: 27

Role 3:  KS2 Thursday (1) morning 08:45- 12:30pm

                     Thursday (1) afternoon 1:30pm -3:30pm

            Hours per week: 6


The role is Term Time Only (38 weeks per year), and temporary until 31.08.2023 as the vacancy is linked to pupil funding; this post has the opportunity to extend past that time frame to move support as the child(ren) move through the school.

We are looking forward to welcoming you to our team.

Information about the school

Claremont Primary School has 439 pupils on roll, taught across 14 classes. The school is over-subscribed and viewed by staff as a great place to work, with incomparable opportunities to develop your career.

We are an excellent school and work as a partner school for Kent Teaching School Hub; there are many opportunities to become the best you can be, and to help others reach their goals.

We have excellent staff, supportive parents, talented and well-motivated pupils, skilled governors and a strong sense of purpose based on our vision: to provide a hub of educational excellence and innovation, supporting and valuing everyone.

Our recent Ofsted: “Pupils love being at school…Leaders have created a happy and successful school…pupils engage thoughtfully with their learning’

As an employer, we value and are dedicated to, equality, honesty, respect, diligence and commitment whilst supporting well-being.

Safeguarding remains our priority.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Candi Roberts
  • Address:Claremont Primary School, Banner Farm Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 5EB
  • Telephone: (01892) 531395 ext 3
  • Email: admin@claremont.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 520185


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.