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Newlands - Inclusion Support Assistant - Term Time

Newlands Primary School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2010-114S
  • Posted:12/09/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:30/09/2022 at 09:00
  • Interviews:11th October 2022


Inclusion Support Assistant

Newlands Primary

Term time only 32.5 hours per week

KR3.  £13,918 pro rata. Fixed Term linked to High Needs Funding.

Are you passionate about meeting the needs of all children and families to achieve their very best?

We have an exciting opportunity for you to come and join TKAT as an Inclusion Assistant at Newlands Primary School in Thanet. We are incredibly proud of our TKAT team in this region where we have five schools currently. We can offer a wide range of CPD opportunities, coaching and networking within our family of schools in Thanet and beyond, and our pledge to support your wellbeing is our commitment to you.

We are very excited to be recruiting for a Inclusion assistant to join our SEND team. This is a role within the SEND team and you will report to the SENDCo. You will need to be an extremely organised individual who is able to establish professional positive working relationships with pupils, staff, parents/carers and external agencies. You will need to have a passion for supporting pupils with SEND needs to progress in education and achieve the best outcomes possible. This position would be ideal for an experienced learning support assistant looking for the next step in their career.

We strongly encourage candidates to come and visit the school and meet us. Please make arrangements via the school office. You will be warmly welcomed. office@newlands-tkat.org

 Working for TKAT:

In return, as an employee of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT), you will benefit from:

  • A wide variety of opportunities for professional development, including the potential to develop your career at more than one TKAT academy.
  • Opportunities to work flexibly, where possible.
  • Our support for your wellbeing at work; and
  • The rewards of working to improve the life chances of our pupils.

We reserve the right to close the vacancy early should we receive a significant number of applications. If you have not had any communication within 10 days of the closing date, please take this as confirmation that on this occasion your application has not been successful. 

TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check. 

TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.  

Access to interview: should you be selected and invited to interview please let us know if you require us to adapt the interview environment. If we can accommodate practical workplace adjustments to assist, we will.


Information about the school

Newlands Primary School - Creating New Futures.

Children should be excited for the future. Our aim is to equip our pupils with the knowledge and skills necessary for them to achieve their full potential, and empower them to have dreams and aspirations which they can go on to realise.

Newlands is a large primary school with spacious classrooms and excellent facilities. Our staff are committed to providing an inclusive education that meets the diverse needs of all pupils effectively. Newlands is a GOOD school - Ofsted inspection May 2017.

We are committed to a strict Safeguarding Policy and all our staff are subject to an advanced DBS disclosure check and a Staff Disqualification Check before commencing employment.

Situated in Ramsgate, we are part of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT) with schools across the South-East. We have extensive opportunities to collaborate with four other TKAT primary schools in Thanet and can offer a wide range of development and leadership opportunities across the academy trust.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:David Bailey (Headteacher)
  • Address:Dumpton Lane, Ramsgate, Kent, CT11 7AJ
  • Telephone: (01843) 593086
  • Email: deputyhead@newlands-tkat.org

Fax: (01843) 585889


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.