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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Hoath Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2265-27S
  • Posted:01/12/2022
  • Pay:KentRange3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:09/12/2022 at 10:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 13th December 2022


We are looking for a patient, caring and nurturing person to join our small, family oriented school to offer 1:1 support to one of our pupils.

The successful candidate would be very patient and able to have a reassuring nature about them that would help a child build their confidence and become more independent. Experience of working within a school setting and of supporting children on a 1:1 or group level would be an advantage for this role. Experience working with younger children would also be an advantage.

The successful candidate would also need to ensure they are able to work with us in maintaining our high standards of safeguarding for children within our setting. 

What would you find if you worked at our School:

A friendly supportive staff, all working together to deliver a fun, robust and challenging curriculum.

A wonderful family atmosphere where everybody supports each other.

A highly motivated staff who work tirelessly for each and every child at our school.

CPD training opportunities to develop your knowledge and skills.

At present the role would be for 21 and a quarter hours.

The times would be 9am - 1:15pm Monday to Friday. The successful candidate would be based in class from 9-12pm and then on lunch duty from 12-1:15pm.

The post would be set at Kent Range 3 £19,232 pro rata for 38weeks/year.

If you feel you would be able to join our school community and support one of our children then we would look forward to hearing from you.

Information about the school

Hoath Primary School is a small rural school that has much to offer. Hoath Primary School is Federated with Chislet C. E. Primary School. The Federation of Chislet and Hoath is an established federation of two small village schools nestled in beautiful countryside between Canterbury and the sea. We are two schools with two budgets but just one governing body. We are looking for the right person to become our newest member of our team. Hoath Primary school is a family oriented school where everybody supports each other. Our school is a lovely but bustling working environment with lots to offer our children. Children, Families, Staff and Governors all work closely together to ensure that we provide a fun, wide ranging and challenging curriculum for all. Our school's tagline is Small School, Big Community, Unlimited Potential and this is what we aim to deliver for all our children and families. At Hoath School we also have a passion for providing outside learning to children through our Forest School and Beach school curriculums. We set out a challenging, yet fun and engaging curriculum to inspire our children to become active learners and with the use of our Federation mini-buses we are able to expand those opportunities beyond our schools boundaries.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Tim Whitehouse
  • Address:School Lane, Hoath, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 4LA
  • Telephone: (01227) 860249
  • Email: office@hoath.kent.sch.uk

Fax: as above


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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.