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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Sandgate Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2545-133S
  • Posted:23/11/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:07/12/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 12th December


We have a new exciting opportunity for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant to join our amazing Nurture Team. 

Our pupils are inquisitive, respectful and would love to work alongside someone with enthusiasm for education and a passion for developing a sense of adventure and curiosity amongst pupils.  

This post is 29.25 hours per week, 39 weeks per year, qualified to a minimum NVQ Level 2

In addition to supporting the teaching and learning for a pupil you may be required to attend to pupils’ personal needs including toileting, hygiene and dressing as well as help with social, welfare and health matters.

At Sandgate Primary School we believe that everyone should have the opportunity to shine. We are proud of what we achieve at our school and this is due to passion, drive and enthusiasm to be the best we can for our children, our team and our community. Our team is made up of creative individuals who each bring something different.  They contribute in a variety of ways with every person being important to our success.

We look forward to receiving your application.

''Everyone deserves the taste of success''.



Information about the school

We are a two form entry primary school within a caring community, built on a foundation of team spirit and commitment to making a difference. We relish the opportunity to develop children into life-long learners and have a passion for understanding how children learn best.

The belief that all children should be happy and successful is at the heart of all that we do; children, parents, carers and staff work together to achieve this aim.

Our curriculum is designed to engage and stimulate our pupils, who learn that through challenge and endeavour they can achieve great things. It is important to us that our pupils taste success whilst at Sandgate Primary, and are prepared for the next stage of their life as responsible citizens with a love of learning.

Pupils work in partnership with our talented and dedicated staff to promote a culture of positivity, respect and responsibility. Whether a house captain, classroom monitor, school or art council member, peer mediator or friend, all our children understand the importance of mutual respect within a community and the part they play within it.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Matthew Green c/o Rebecca Fuggle
  • Address:Coolinge Lane, Folkestone, Kent, CT20 3QU
  • Telephone: (01303) 257280
  • Email: enquiries@sandgate.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01303 251422


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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.