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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Lyminge Church of England Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-3154-76S
  • Posted:24/01/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:15/02/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:21st February 2023


This role is to support a child with high needs on a 1:1 basis. 

We are looking for someone to join our friendly and supportive team to work from 10am until 2pm each day with a KS1 child. This is a temporary and part-time role, linked to funding for a specific child.  

The ideal candidate will be hard-working, flexible and adaptable, with experience supporting children.  You will be required to work closely with the Class Teacher, to provide support for this pupil.


The successful candidate will:

  • Be committed, flexible and enthusiastic
  • Ideally be suitably qualified and have previous experience of working with children
  • Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour
  • Be keen to work as part of a team and to be flexible in their approach to daily routine
  • Have the ability to plan and organise their time and work independently
  • Be capable of working alongside and with the Class Teacher
  • Be able to demonstrate in their application that they can fulfil the main duties of the job description and person specification as a minimum


The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check along with other pre-employment checks which must be undertaken before the role is confirmed by the school.

Our school is committed to safeguarding, safer recruitment and promoting the welfare of pupils. Our recruitment and selection processes aim to discourage and screen out unsuitable applicants. Successful candidates are subject to rigorous pre-employment checks including an enhanced DBS check.

If you would like more information on the role and further details of this position, please contact Matt Day on Headteacher@lyminge.kent.sch.uk

Applications to be made via Kent Teach. Closing date Wednesday 15th February 2023. 

Interviews to be held Tuesday 21st February 2023. 

Information about the school

Lyminge Church of England Primary School is a vibrant school, at the heart of its community, and with close links with our church. Our 200 children are happy, enthusiastic and keen to learn and take part in everything. Our school is set in a beautiful village location and our site has been developed creatively to provide wonderful outdoor learning opportunities. We have a talented and happy staff who all work positively together and we are very lucky to have the support of committed governors and wonderfully supportive parents.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Matt Day
  • Address:Church Road, Lyminge, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 8JA
  • Telephone: (01303) 862367
  • Email: mday@lyminge.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01303) 862688


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.