Warning - This Vacancy is now Closed!

Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Saltwood CEP School, Hythe

  • Ref:KCC886-3350-111S
  • Posted:22/06/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/07/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:13th July 2022


We are seeking a teaching assistant to work in one of our Key Stage 2 classes but with the confidence and experience to offer support in Key Stage 1 as well

 When shortlisting for these positions we will be looking for evidence that applicants:

  • Can support children's learning in and out of the classroom both individually and in groups.
  • Have a natural ability to make good relationships with children, colleagues and parents.
  • Can lead interventions for individuals and groups with confidence and initiative.
  • Are able to work independently, particularly in the teaching of interventions to small groups of children
  • Are efficient, flexible and reliable.
  • Are able to work as a positive team player with energy and enthusiasm.
  • Have a willingness to support the school's Christian ethos and contribute to the wider life of the school.

Previous successful experience as a teaching assistant would be an advantage. The relevant NVQ2/3 or equivalent is expected and GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above is essential.

The position will commence as soon as possible after a successful interview. You will be involved in general teaching assitant duties as well as implementing Catch Up programmes to support those children who may have fallen behind as a result of school closures last year.

The post is offered as a part time role - for 3 days a week 8:30am to 3:30pm with an hour lunch break (18 hours per week)

Visits to our exciting and friendly school are recommended.  Please contact the office to arrange a tour. 

Information about the school

The Federation consists of two high performing schools.

Saltwood Church of England Primary School is a successful single form entry school at the heart of a supportive village community. We have 220 pupils on roll in 7 classes with good facilities, including an ICT suite and attractive grounds.

Bodsham Church of England Primary School is a delightful village school set in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty near Wye. We have 75 pupils on roll in 4 classes and our own minibus.

Pupils at both schools are well behaved and motivated; they respond well to our caring Christian ethos and they are eager to learn in our happy environment. Please look at our websites for more information and pictures of our schools.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303 264899)


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).