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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

North Borough Junior School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2175-128S
  • Posted:15/11/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:December 2022
  • App Close Date:12/12/2022 at 16:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We are looking for enthusiastic and inspirational teaching assistants to begin working at North Borough as soon as possible. If you are dedicated and passionate about learning and teaching, then this could be the position for you. We are offering a real opportunity to make a positive impact in our school. The role includes working 1:1 and working with small groups, (both within and outside the classroom). You will need to have a high level of literacy and numeracy and experience of improving outcomes for pupils both academically and emotionally. We are looking for people who are determined to secure the absolute best for each pupil and will work hard to ensure every child achieves everything they are capable of. HLTA's are welcome to apply. Part time hours may be accomodated.

We are interested in appointing someone who has experience in being a teaching assistant. 

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Put pupils first.
  • Have high expectations of all pupils and secure exceptional outcomes for all.
  • Be optimistic, energetic, resilient and creative.
  • Be active in developing positive relationships .
  • Embrace change and innovation positively and with a good sense of humour.
  • Help drive our school forward to outstanding future successes.

We can offer:

  • Fantastic children who are well behaved, enjoy school and strive to do their best.
  • An inspirational, dedicated and vibrant staff team.
  • Supportive and caring parents and governors that want the best for our children.
  • Opportunities for growth, development and career progression and training to become an HLTA.


We understand that children sometimes learn better outside the classroom, and always learn better when the curriculum is fun and will expect you to be involved in this.

North Borough Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring service.

Please complete the online application form. CV's will not be accepted

Information about the school

Welcome to North Borough Junior School. We are a successful and popular school that keeps learning and fun at the heart of all we do. Our aim is that each child enjoys school and has a passion for learning. We believe that children need to be happy to learn to their full potential and we design lessons and support systems to ensure that our children feel safe, happy and ready to learn.

We have a talented and creative group of teachers and teaching assistants who plan a curriculum that engages our pupils’ curiosity and enthusiasm for learning. Our teachers and teaching assistants also provide a wide range of lunchtime and after school clubs to develop pupils’ social skills, interests and talents too.

Our Values underpin everything that we do at North Borough Junior School, these include: Respect, Courage, Resilience, Equality and Integrity. We expect every child to be kind, safe, responsible and to work hard.

We celebrate difference and individuality wherever possible and work hard so that each child recognises what is unique about themselves and is proud of this.

We work closely with all parents and encourage them to volunteer, take part in organised activities and attend any open days and curriculum meetings.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 200002


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.