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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Kingfisher Primary, Chatham

  • Ref:MED887-2003-31S
  • Posted:08/11/2022
  • Pay:NJC 1 - 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/12/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:ASAP


Position: Teaching Assistant

Location: Chatham, Kent

Contract type: Full time 37.5 hours

Contract term: Permanent

Salary: NJC scale 1-5


Kingfisher Primary School are looking to recruit a highly skilled, organised, enthusiastic and motivated teaching assistant to work at pace at the school. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in the wellbeing and nurturing of our pupils.


The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of working in a teaching support capacity
  • The ability to work under pressure
  • Friendly and nurturing.
  • Vigilant in safeguarding

Please also include in your application the names, email addresses and direct phone numbers of two professional referees, making clear in what capacity they know you.

We will approach referees on receipt of your application.


Applications will be considered as they are received so that this post may be filled before the closing date.


Information about the school

At Kingfisher we pride ourselves on encouraging children to enjoy learning in a safe and caring environment. Kingfisher is a place where new activities can be attempted without fear of failure and where ambition is encouraged. In this supportive environment every pupil is able to fulfil their potential.

Please log on to our website for further information www.kingfisher-gst.org

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Banks
  • Address:Kingfisher Drive, Princes Park, Chatham, Kent, ME5 7NX
  • Telephone: 01634 661540
  • Email: office@kingfisher-gst.org


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.