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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Stone Lodge School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-4024-99S
  • Posted:01/02/2023
  • Pay:Actual salary £15,374 - £17,418pa
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:15/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:WC 20th February 2023


Job Title:                     Teaching Assistant

Salary:                         Grade 5:  £20,439 - £23,156pa depending on experience
                                     (Actual salary £15,374 - £17,418pa)

Hours:                         32.5 hours per week (Term Time plus 5 inset days)        

Responsible to:           SENCO

Are you an energetic, enthusiastic and effective Teaching Assistant looking for a change?

Stone Lodge School is fully inclusive and caters for the diverse needs of its students. We have appointed highly motivated, dynamic support staff, teachers and leaders who deliver exciting learning every lesson, every day, so that all our students reach their full potential.

Career with Endeavour MAT - what we can offer you:
As well as offering you a competitive salary with pay progression opportunities, you will also be working with a team of talented, engaged and motivated colleagues. Our common values of respect, integrity, determination, equality of opportunity and self-management help instil a strong work ethic among staff and students alike and our supportive culture provides what many of our existing staff describe as a ‘family feel’ within our Trust.

Overall Job Purpose:
You would be working in collaboration with class teachers to support the learning of students, some of whom have Special Educational Needs (SEN).  To supervise and provide particular support for identified students, in 1:1, group or whole class situations, ensuring their safety as well as supporting them to access the learning.

The closing date for applications is midnight on Wednesday 15th February 2023 with the assessment process beginning w/c Monday 20th February 2023.
Applications will be reviewed as they are submitted and therefore if the right candidate is found the closing date may be earlier.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for the successful candidate

Information about the school

Stone Lodge School is one of four schools which together form Endeavour MAT. Whilst the school first opened in September 2019 with just four forms in year 7. As of September 2023, we have over 900 students including a growing 6th Form and an eight -form entry year 7 cohort.

We are part of the Endeavour MAT family of schools, and we pride ourselves on setting consistently high expectations, securing outstanding outcomes and delivering exceptional standards of teaching and learning for all.

Stone Lodge School offers a vibrant, inspirational environment for its students and staff alike. Stakeholder feedback has been universally positive with great enthusiasm and support for the school’s vision voiced by students, parents and carers and the Department for Education.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Leonie Verbeke-Cain
  • Address:Stone Lodge School, Stone Lodge Road, Stone, Dartford, Kent, DA2 6FY
  • Telephone: 01322250340
  • Email: recruitment@stonelodgeschool.co.uk


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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 Education.