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SEND Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Ashford Oaks Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3909-330S
  • Posted:22/07/2022
  • Pay:KR4 (pro rata)
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:19/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:2nd September


Ashford Oaks is a fantastic school with a great team spirit and we are keen for a highly skilled and versatile SEND Teaching Assistant to join us from September 2022. Applicants must have a GCSE grade C (4) or equivalent in both Maths and English and recent experience in a school setting. 

The children of Ashford Oaks say:

"Ashford Oaks is looking for a TA! We would like a caring person who understands our needs. They should be friendly and fun, firm but fair. They must know their subjects so they can help us learn.”

“I would like our new TA to be nice and easy to talk to so that they can listen and help you when you have a problem”

“A good TA needs to inspire us!”

“They should always have a smile to brighten people’s mood".

As you can see, our children know what they want!

Your contribution will make a real difference to the lives of our children, many of whom come from a challenging area. Our ethos is simple - inspire our children so that they can 'dare to dream'.

For more information please contact Mrs Sarah-Jane Sullivan, School Business Leader, on 01233 631259, or visit the school’s website www.ashfordoaks.kent.sch.uk 

The post is offered on a fixed term contract for one year, at 30 hours per week term time (39 weeks per year) Monday - Friday. Hours of work are 08.40am - 15.10pm.

Only applications submitted through https://www.kent-teach.com/ will be considered in the application process.

Information about the school

Ashford Oaks has extensive facilities and a Special Resource Provision. We are looking for a skilled and passionate person who naturally cares about children and has a determination to provide the very best inclusive education and support, whilst recognising the importance of working as a team with staff, parents and community. We also have a Nursery which is an integral part of the school and is the foundation to our children's learning.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01233 660795


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