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Teaching Assistant - Early Years - Part-time

Knockhall Primary School, Greenhithe

  • Ref:KCC886-2092-116S
  • Posted:08/07/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:31/08/2022 at 11:00
  • Interviews:Early September

Advert

Role:        Early Years Teaching Assistant
Contract:  Permanent (32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year)   
Range:     Kent Range 4

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at Knockhall Primary School in the heart of the community. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities.

We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant with a passion for Early Years to join our school team to work within the Early Years and continue on our journey to success and help drive our mission forward, removing barriers for all and ensuring our children access the education they deserve. 

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

  • Candidates must have a relevant level 3 early years qualification (Early Years Educator)
  • Working in a team to deliver excellent teaching and learning.
  • Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis.
  • Accompanying groups on trips.
  • Supporting assessment and evidencing learning
  • Creating stimulating classroom displays and learning resources.
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all children.
  • Creating opportunities for all children to reach their potential, irrespective of ability.
  • A high level of communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults.
  • The ability to use relevant technology/equipment.

 WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Flexible, term-time hours
  • The opportunity of working within a supportive team, in a friendly environment in this well run and respected school.
  • Good opportunities for personal and career development.
  • Pension Scheme.

 

Information about the school

Knockhall Primary School is an energetic primary school at the heart of the community in Greenhithe. It has recently had a brand new build for the Early Years and Foundation stage children in addition to a recent extension for key stage 2.

We want to capture the minds of our learners by creating an inspirational curriculum that adults enjoy delivering. We always strive to improve on our outcomes to ensure or children get the very best from their time with us. More than anything however, we do this as peers, supporting each other along the way with a focus on our core purpose.

At Knockhall, we are never satisfied with anything but the best for our children and we have them at the heart of everything we do. We foster a positive and caring ethos where every child can be happy, safe and able to learn well. We do our utmost to ensure each child excels through our school values.

Embedding these values into everything we do enables our pupils to go on and have successful life experiences. We are excited to hear from leaders to share in our passion for offering children excellent education with incredible opportunities for learning and who will work hard to ensure our pupils time with the school is the best it can be.

Knockhall Primary is proud to be part of the Woodland Academy Trust.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs C Stredder
  • Address:Eynsford Road, Greenhithe, Kent, DA9 9RF
  • Telephone: 01322 382053
  • Email: sbmkhp@watschools.org.uk

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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.