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Teaching Assistant - Reflection - Term Time

The Abbey School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-4242-175S
  • Posted:28/09/2022
  • Pay:KR3 £19,293 (pro rata)
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:14/10/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 31/10/22


Hours: 32.5 per week (8.30 to 15.30 with half an hour unpaid lunch break) term time only (38 weeks per year) 

Actual Salary £14,265 per annum 

The Abbey School is looking for enthusiastic professionals with a genuine passion for education to work within the school’s Reflection facility to support some of our most vulnerable students.  Minimum requirements are GCSE English and Maths C Grade or equivalent.

Experience, of working with vulnerable students is an advantage, but most valued is the enthusiasm to support and motivate young people and the ability to act as a positive role model. We are seeking reliable candidates who have; patience, understanding as well as being team players.


Information about the school

The Abbey School is a mixed secondary school with a thriving population of over 1100 students. We believe that school should be a place where young people can discover and develop their own talents. We have high expectations of all our students which are supported by consistently applied systems, structures, rituals and routines across our learning environment. We are a supportive school community including a positive staff team with high staff morale.

The school is situated in the historic market town of Faversham and is surrounded by many new housing developments that are leading to our rapid growth. We aim to provide the highest quality value-added education and excellent pastoral care for all students so that they feel secure and valued.

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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.