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Academic Assistant, Mathematics - Term Time

Dartford Science and Technology College, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-4026-298S
  • Posted:01/07/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4 £18,517 FTE (Actual Salary £8,847)
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:01/08/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We are looking for an Academic Assistant to support our Mathematics Department.  Are you someone..... 

  • Who is a positive and flexible team-player looking to join a strong team of Maths Teachers?
  • Who has a good understanding of Mathematics?
  • Who would enjoy a role encompassing both classroom support and
  • Who is calm and approachable with the ability to support students who
    need a little extra help to access the Maths curriculum?
  • Who is proactive, able to use their initiative and understands the need to
    respect confidentiality? 

.....then this job vacancy is for you.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and flexible Academic Assistant to provide support to our Maths Department.  A good understanding of Mathematics and current teaching styles is essential as the successful candidate will support learning in Maths lessons, working with students individually and in small groups, as well as providing general administrative support to the Maths department.  Experience in working with young people would be an advantage.

 One year contract in the first instance ( 2 or 3 days per week)

Information about the school

Why work at Dartford Science and Technology College?

DSTC is a small, non-selective secondary school for girls in Dartford. We are family-centred with high aspirations and pride ourselves on excellent pastoral care. There is a strong sense of community, based on excellent relationships between staff, pupils and parents. In 2017 Ofsted graded the school Good overall and Good in each category and in March 2022 they said that DSTC continues to be a good school.

The school is a safe space for pupils to learn and develop as young citizens. The school has high expectations of pupils; behaviour, with strong systems to manage it. As a result, pupils behave very well. 100% of staff feel proud to work at DTSC and 85% of parents who responded to Parent View would recommend DSTC to other parents (Ofsted March 2022).

Lessons at DSTC have a calm and purposeful atmosphere with the students showing a genuine interest in learning. Our teachers tell us they enjoy being able to teach and enable the students to learn without disruption.

We are a Co-operative Trust school and are committed to supporting our workforce to be the best they can be. We can offer accelerated professional development with a personalised approach to developing all staff through coaching, mentoring and both internal and external training. Our new staff will have unparalleled opportunities to learn and bring excellent practice to bear in raising achievement for the students of DSTC.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 222445


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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).