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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Maidstone Grammar School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-4522-209S
  • Posted:25/01/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 5 - £20,595 - £21,693
  • Start Date:As soon as possible
  • App Close Date:08/02/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Teaching Assistant  required as soon as possible

16 hours a week, 38 weeks per year

Kent Range 5, £20,595 - £21,693 (£7,496 to £7,896 pro rata)


We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support individual student(s), with complex needs 1:1 in lessons to ensure they attain the targets set in their individual provision plan(s). The role will also involve supporting teaching staff by preparing appropriate modified teaching resources. The successful candidate will also have a role in the wider SEN department in the school.

MGS offers a stimulating academic environment in which to work with students whose commitment to study has been highly praised by Ofsted.

Please contact the Headmaster’s PA, Mrs DA Friend, by phone or e-mail (denise.friend@mgs-kent.org.uk) for a Job Description, information about working hours and an application form or download from our website www.mgs.kent.sch.uk

The deadline for the receipt of applications, by letter with completed MGS application form is midday on Wednesday 8 February 2023.  Application via email is acceptable.  Applications will be considered as they are received. Suitable candidates may be interviewed before the closing date and Maidstone Grammar School reserves the right to withdraw the position if an early appointment is made. Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

Information about the school

A Foundation School. A Boys selective Grammar School (11 to 18). Roll 1428 including a mixed Sixth Form of 379

Maidstone Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants will undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with former employers and the DBS.

Maidstone Grammar School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Denise friend
  • Address:Barton Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 7BT
  • Telephone: (01622) 752101
  • Email: school@mgs.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01622) 753680


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.