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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Hadlow Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2132-79S
  • Posted:02/12/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 16:00
  • Interviews:05.01.23


Hadlow Primary School- Happiness, Progress, Success!

We are looking for a skilled, knowledgeable and dynamic person to join our top team!

The role will involve working in partnership with an excellent Early Years team to support, nurture and engage a young learner with additional needs.  


We are looking for a person with:

  • Experience of working with children, preferably including those with additional needs 
  • Passion and commitment to helping all children fulfil their full potential 
  • A kind, warm, nurturing and patient nature
  • Flexibility, initiative, time management and good communication 
  • Excellent team working ethic 
  • A growth mind-set and positive attitude 
  • Experience with delivering interventions on a 1:1 or small group basis
  • GCSEs (or equivalent) in Maths and English at grade C or above


Things that we can offer you:

  • A supportive, thorough induction into your role
  • A warm welcome from our friendly and supportive staff
  • A kind, caring ethos with genuine concern for your wellbeing
  • A workplace full of smiling children
  • A wonderful school site with nurturing classrooms and extensive outdoor space 
  • Clear policies and procedures
  • Opportunities for tailored CPD in school
  • Time to work alongside the Senior Leadership Team, Class Teachers and Teaching Assistants in a focused learning development team
  • Training opportunities and collaboration with other local primary schools


This post will be paid at KR3, term time only. The role will be for 17.5 hours a week initially, but it has the potential to be extended when further funding is received.

Working hours will be Monday- Friday, 8.45-12.15pm. 



Hadlow Primary School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children.  Any appointment would be subject to appropriate safeguarding procedures.


If you would like to visit the school, please contact the school office on admin@hadlow.kent.sch.uk

Alternatively, please visit the school website, where you will find a virtual tour. https://www.hadlow.kent.sch.uk/admissions-arrangements/


Information about the school

Hadlow is a friendly and highly successful village school, with a strong ethos based on our school motto: Happiness, Progress, Success.

There are 7 classes with 181 (and increasing) pupils on role. We have a committed and enthusiastic staff who are determined to enable every child to flourish and grow by providing a stable, caring environment in which children are stimulated and challenged to learn. We cater for a wide range of abilities, and all children are supported to build learning resilience to achieve at their highest level. We teach our children to dream big; their opportunities are limitless.

Hadlow is part of the Bourne Partnership; a mutually supportive federation with Shipbourne Primary School.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Nicole Chapman
  • Address:Hadlow Primary School, School Lane, Hadlow, Tonbridge , Kent, TN110EH
  • Telephone: 01732850349
  • Email: headteacher@hadlow.kent.sch.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.