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Teaching Assistant (Pastoral/ Nurture Support) - Term Time

Fleetdown Primary Academy, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-5229-146S
  • Posted:22/11/2022
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:27/11/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:2nd December 2022

Advert

Fleetdown Primary Academy is looking to recruit a Teaching Assistant, to join their Nurture Team on a permanent basis.

The hours are 8:30am - 3:30pm, with a 30 minute unpaid lunch, Monday-Friday. Kent Range 3, £19,293 full time equivalent, actual pro rata salary £14,265, based on 32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year.

At Fleetdown Primary Academy, we are dedicated to providing a high quality education for all pupils and we support the needs of all individuals in our care. If you would like to work in a friendly and dynamic team, have experience of working with children and have the drive and dedication to build on your skills, we would love to hear from you. Take a look at our Facebook page to see all the fantastic work, activities and community links we are extremely proud of.

Fleetdown Primary Academy works closely with the other schools in The Galaxy Trust (Oakfield Primary Academy, Temple Hill Primary Academy and West Hill Primary Academy) and all are situated within Dartford. With nearly 2800 pupils across the four schools there are a great number of opportunities for developing the best provision within the area.

In return, we offer:

  1. Commitment to your ongoing Continued Professional Development 
  2. Family friendly/sociable working hours and a work-life balance
  3. Access to Local Government Pension Scheme
  4. Contributions towards eye tests and glasses if needed through Vision Express
  5. 2 family days, on top of your annual leave entitlement
  6. Onsite parking

The Galaxy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020 and therefore is subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. In line with KCSIE guidance, paragraph 220, all candidates who are shortlisted will be subject to an online search. This search is not part of the shortlisting process itself and all shortlisted candidates will have the opportunity to address any issues of concern resulting from the search.

Early applications are encouraged and The Galaxy Trust reserves the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Information about the school

The Galaxy Trust is now the Golden Thread Alliance. The Golden Thread Alliance is a Multi-Academy Trust that comprises of Culverstone Green Primary School, Fleetdown Primary Academy, Meopham Community Academy, Oakfield Primary Academy, Riverview Infant School, Riverview Junior School, Temple Hill Primary Academy, West Hill Primary Academy and Wrotham Road Primary.

Each primary has its own unique character, but all subscribe to values of Respect, Equality, Courage, Integrity, Ambition and Kindness. Please visit the individual school website to find out more.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Hayley Clive
  • Address:Fleetdown Primary Academy, Lunedale Road, Dartford, Kent, DA2 6JX
  • Telephone: 07444 035771
  • Email: hr@galaxytrust.co.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.