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Nursery Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-2316-45S
  • Posted:22/11/2022
  • Pay:KR 3
  • Start Date:03.01.23
  • App Close Date:09/12/2022 at 11:00
  • Interviews:TBA


Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School is looking to employ an enthusiastic and flexible Teaching Assistant to join our Nursery team to cover maternity leave.

Start Date: January 2023

Salary: Kent Range 3. £19,293 per annum pro rata.  27.5 hours per week, 39 weeks per year. 

You will be required to work Monday to Friday, term time only 9:00am – 3:00pm

The successful candidate must have a minimum of:

Mathematics and English to GCSE Grade C or equivalent (certificates will need to be shown at interview upon appointment). 

 Reporting to: EYFS leader

Liaising with: Headteacher of School, Trust Leadership Team, School Leadership Team, Deputy Headteacher, teaching and support staff, external agencies, pupils and parents.


• To enhance the learning of children who have a wide range of learning needs.
• To be an advocate for children.
• To plan and assess alongside class teacher.
• To be responsible for workforce reform tasks.
• To use ICT effectively.
• To assist with general organisation and preparation of resources and the learning environment.
• To undertake rota duties

Competencies: To exhibit and promote the following:

• Flexibility.
• Initiative.
• Confidence.
• Creating trust.
• Developing potential.
• Respect for others.
• Team working.
• Understanding others.
• Challenge and support.
• Drive for improvement.
• Impact and influence.
• Managing children.
• Passion for learning.




Information about the school

Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School is a highly successful school. It benefits from modern buildings and is very well resourced with an outstanding staff. The school has up to 180 children in the main school and 52 children in the nursery.

Our latest Ofsted reports can be found at:


Information about the Trust

Mr D Meades is the CEO of the Samphire Star Education Trust which comprises Astor Secondary School (Headteacher, Mr L Kane), White Cliffs Primary and Nursery School (Headteacher, Mrs H Castle), Barton Junior School (Headteacher Miss M ODell) Shatterlocks Infant and Nursery School (Headteacher, Miss M ODell)

As a family of schools, The Trust works collaboratively to celebrate and nurture the uniqueness of all pupils. Through outstanding leadership, pastoral care, academic challenge and inspirational teaching all children are enabled to flourish, succeed and make a positive contribution to the communities they serve, creating strong citizens now and for the future.

The Trust promotes smoke and vaping free sites and the safeguarding and welfare of children and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job Contact Information

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.