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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Dartford Bridge Community Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-2117-184S
  • Posted:20/07/2022
  • Pay:KR3 - £19293 FTE
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:15/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:w/c 22nd August 2022

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Teaching Assistant 

(12 Month Fixed term contract)

Dartford Bridge Community Primary School is looking to appoint someone who has the ability to inspire, motivate and challenge pupils through quality teaching and creative learning experiences. Supporting pupils with complex learning needs.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, passionate and experienced Teaching Assistant who is an innovative individual with high expectations of achievement and behaviour, and has the skills to be an inspiring and excellent role model to our learners. 

Successful candidates will be experienced and successful Teaching Assistants who enjoy working in a team and taking responsibility. You will benefit from opportunities for further professional development and career progression. The successful candidate will also have a strong commitment to inclusive principles and be committed to safeguarding children and young people.

Visits to the school or telephone conversations with the Headteacher are encouraged and appointments for this can be made by emailing headteacher@dbcps.kent.sch.uk

Dartford Bridge Community Primary School is committed to the safeguarding of all its pupils, you will therefore be subject to an enhanced disclosure process, along with two written reference requests, one from you most recent employer.

32.5hrs hours per week, Mon-Fri, term time plus 5 inset days

Interview Date: w/c 22nd August 2022

Start Date: September 2022

Contact: headteacher@dbcps.kent.sch.uk

Information about the school

Learning innovation and Ubuntu are two elements that are vital to Dartford Bridge Community Primary School. Our curriculum ensures learning is engaging, exciting and relevant to the needs of our children in the multicultural and diverse DBCPS community. We are very proud to be part of Cygnus Academies Trust.

Following our opening in an award-winning new building in 2009 we are now at capacity being a two-form school from EYFS to Year 6. We also have a Nursery with capacity for 52 children. We are located on The Bridge community campus and more information about the local area can be found here: www.thebridgedartford.co.uk

Our Ubuntu philosophy is a very important part of who we are and what we believe in as a school and wider community. The school council, governors and parents are very involved in the continuing development of our school and working together to continually develop all aspects of our school and community life.

Please visit our website to see some of the exciting adventures that our staff and children embark on including; residential trips, street dance, art, drama, music and sports. These are just some of the exciting extra-curricular opportunities we provide and encourage our children to participate in.

Staff and pupils are proud to be a part of the local community and we believe you would see this clearly from any school visit. Join our exciting school that is rapidly improving and be part of the achievement of our pupils and staff.

Furthermore, 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. Please contact the school on 01322 470678 if you require further information.

We hope that you will take the time to find out a little more about us and look forward to meeting you soon.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Smith
  • Address:Dartford Bridge Community Primary School, Birdwood Avenue, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5GB
  • Telephone: 01322470678
  • Email: sarah.smith@dbcps.kent.sch.uk

Documents

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