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Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Cecil Road Primary and Nursery School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2095-111S
  • Posted:01/07/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:08/07/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Cecil Road have an exciting opportunity to employ an energetic and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our vibrant team.  You will be working with the SENCo to support a child with additional needs.  We are passionate about providing the children with the rich learning experiences as a foundation for life-long learning.

This is a full-time role working 5 days a week, 8.30am-3.30pm Monday to Friday within the school. 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Has a passion for working with SEN children.
  • Has a knowledge of ASD, ADHD and Speech and Language needs would be beneficial.
  • Is able to support Teachers and Teaching Assistants to work alongside the children.
  • Has NVQ Teaching Assistant qualifications or equivalent.

 We will offer you:

  • A supportive and caring team.
  • A continued Professional Development Programme.
  • Fantastic children who love learning.

For general information about our school please visit our website on www.cecilroad.co.uk.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; the successful candidate will be subject to two written references and an enhanced DBS check

Information about the school

Cecil Road is a happy, secure and inclusive school in which everyone is valued and respected. We nurture the child’s creativity and individuality whilst maintaining high aspirations for all. Our shared goal is that each child discovers the enjoyment of learning, gaining the confidence to reach their full potential. Teaching and learning is at the heart of all we do. It is important to us that our children become resilient, resourceful and reflective independent learners. To achieve this they are encouraged to solve problems, develop good communication skills and work as part of a team.

We value the role that both our parents and the wider community play in enriching our children’s learning experiences. By working in partnership with parents, children will become successful in all areas of learning and be fully prepared for the next stage of their education. It is also important to us that we build the skills, knowledge, understanding and positive attitudes necessary to help all our children become honest, responsible, respectful citizens of the future.

Our school is well resourced both in and outside of the classrooms. Our fantastic children are well-behaved and motivated to learn and we have a wonderful school team who are highly skilled and supportive. We can offer high quality and tailored opportunities for your continued professional development and have good school improvement, support and networking links with local primary and secondary schools through our association with The Northfleet Cooperative Learning Trust.

Job Contact Information

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).