Temporary Part-Time Teaching Assistant - Temporary

Fawkham CEP School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-3015-77S
  • Posted:09/09/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 £7,808.27
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:01/01/2023 at 18:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


We are seeking a committed and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our outstanding team. We currently have a position for a TA to support children’s phonics and reading across the whole school, working with children from Reception through to Year 6.

This is a temporary term time only position. This temporary position is until July 20th 2023.The working hours will be between 9:00- 15:05 on Mondays and 9:00 – 12:15 on Tuesdays, Wednesday, Thursdays and Fridays.

We are a lively and vibrant staff and are looking for someone to join our driven and talented team. You should have a very good standard of English and be able to communicate effectively with children and adults, have a flexible attitude and good sense of humour and be friendly and approachable. Good time management and the ability to work with your own initiative are essential.

Experience with working with Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 children is essential.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Teaching groups of children and individuals and helping them in achieving the lesson learning intentions in English – Phonics and Reading
  • Feeding back to the class teacher, keeping records of progress and behaviour.
  • Planning (with guidance from the teacher) and teaching small groups and individual children English Phonics and Reading l
  • Communicating with parents.
  • Preparing resources and some administrative work.

We are an excellent school that offers superb opportunities for its staff.

It is desirable but not essential that applicants hold a relevant teaching assistant qualification or be on the pathway to completing a similar qualification.

You are warmly invited to arrange a visit to the school and to discuss the position further with the Headteacher. Please telephone the school office to arrange this.

Please apply using this site and include a letter of application stating why you think that you would be suitable for the post.


Fawkham CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks including, safeguarding, an enhanced DBS check, references and the right to work in the UK



Information about the school

Fawkham CE Primary School is a small four class primary school with 105 children on roll is situated in a stunning rural environment, and is surrounded by its own extensive woodland and outdoor learning areas. Fawkham is housed in a modern building with excellent facilities. We enjoy support from our parents, the church and the community. Our children enjoy school, achieve high standards, and are happy and well-behaved. In 2018, the school received a Good Ofsted inspection grade and an Outstanding SIAMS inspection grade in 2015.

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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.