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SEN Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Briary Primary School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2569-83S
  • Posted:10/02/2023
  • Pay:TR4 £18,346 to £19,239 (pro-rata)
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:19/02/2023 at 16:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Are you ready to make a difference, in particular with our children experiencing difficulties with SEMH? Do you want a new challenge?

Briary Primary School is part of the EKC Schools Trust and we are committed to providing our children with a rich curriculum and a wealth of opportunities beyond this.

We are looking for an experienced SEN Teaching Assistant who is an enthusiastic and committed individual who shares our values, to start as soon as possible.

Experience of the nurturing approach as well as knowledge of the Solihull Approach would be advantageous.

We are friendly and supportive, with a superb team ethos, committed to promoting excellent learning.

Full-time hours are - Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday – 8.30am – 3.30pm and Wednesday 8.20am – 3.30pm.

As a successful candidate, you will be involved in school life and all that comes with this, making you an extremely valuable part of the team. You will demonstrate resilience, patience, calmness and composure; be flexible and adaptable; be literate and numerate to GCSE standard and have relevant experience, preferably with NVQ Level 3 or equivalent.

If you require any further information then please email recruitment@briary.kent.sch.uk,  where we will be happy to answer your questions.

Please send applications to recruitment@briary.kent.sch.uk  using the EKC Schools Trust Application Form attached. 

Briary Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, satisfactory references and medical clearances.

Early applications are encouraged and we reserve the right to close the vacancy if a suitable candidate is found.  We will contact all candidates once the shortlisting process has taken place. 

We look forward to receiving your application

Information about the school

"Widening Horizons, Raising Aspirations"

Raising aspirations and widening horizons is at the heart of who we are and what we do at Briary

We are a thriving two form entry primary school in Herne Bay.

We set high expectations for all members of our community – adults and children alike – and we take pleasure in celebrating their many and diverse achievements and talents.

The school is a popular choice for local parents. Our curriculum provides rich and varied learning opportunities which enhance our provision. Pastoral care and support are significant strengths of what is very much a family school.

Judged Good by Ofsted we're proud we have "an effective team, ensuring a positive climate while sharply focused on enabling adults and pupils to succeed". (Ofsted Jan 2018).

If you share in our vision, our commitment to safeguarding and believe you would strengthen our community we want to hear from you.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 742946


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.