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Teaching Assistant SEN 1:1 Support - Temporary - Special Needs Position

Brabourne CEP School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3136-51S
  • Posted:12/07/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:14/07/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:July 2022


We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant, with 1:1 responsibility for a Year 5 pupil with an Individual Educational Health Care Plan. Ideally, we would seek an experienced candidate, however training would be available to the successful candidate. We are a supportive and friendly team and this is the ideal opportunity for someone looking for experience of being a TA, or looking to extend their skills and experience and be part of a vibrant and successful school.

The post will begin in September 2022 and will be on a 1 year fixed-term basis, with the possibility of extending to a second year.

The candidate would be required to work Monday - Friday, 35 hours a week, with a half an hour lunch break. The salary will be KR3 (Pro-rata £15,362.82).

The person we are looking for should:

  • Have high standards of English and Mathematics
  • Be an effective communicator with children and adults
  • Be friendly, approachable and able to work effectively with others
  • Have confidence in making decisions and using own initiative
  • Be adaptable with good time management and always putting the children’s needs first

We can offer:

  • A wonderful school with lovely children and appreciative parents
  • Supportive colleagues with a good sense of humour
  • Opportunity to grow professionally and make a difference

Previous experience of SEN needs and being a TA would also be an advantage, however we welcome all applications.

A visit to our happy and friendly school is highly recommended and we would be more than happy to show you around and discuss the role more with you.

Should you wish to visit the school, or discuss the individual needs further, please contact Mrs Parry on 01303 813276.




Information about the school

Our small village school is located between Ashford and Folkestone with stunning views of the Kent Downs. We have a total number of pupils of 105 children divided into four classes. We have high standards; dedicated staff; supportive parent community and most important of all, children who love coming to school.

We educate, encourage and inspire our children to develop a love of learning for now and forever. We provide stimulating and challenging experiences; teaching them Christian values and meeting their individual needs in our small, nurturing environment. (Our mission statement)

“You are passionately committed to ensuring that every pupil has something they can be proud of and fantastic in. This vision drives the ethos of the school and creates a happy, harmonious place where pupils thrive”. Ofsted 2018

Click on the following website to find out more about Brabourne CEP School:


Job Contact Information

Fax: 01303 813276


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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).