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HNF 1:1 Teaching Assistant - 30 Hours Per Week - Temporary - Special Needs Position

Greatstone Primary School, New Romney

  • Ref:KCC886-5218-111S
  • Posted:03/02/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:21/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:24th February 2023


We are looking to appoint a highly effective HNF 1:1 Teaching Assistant to work in our school. The position is for 30 hours per week during term time.

We are a happy school with a big heart in coastal Greatstone next to our beautiful beach

Do you enjoy the thrill of helping children learn within a fun and caring team?

We are looking for an enthusiastic and talented TA to support a child within KS1/KS2. The applicant will need to have relevant qualifications and current experience of working within a school.

Are you:

  • passionate about securing positive outcomes for children?
  • highly motivated, organised and flexible in the way you work to best meet children's needs?
  • an effective communicator, highly skilled in building positive relationships with children, parents and professionals?
  • A strong advocate of support for children with SEND needs to achieve their best outcomes through inclusive practice?

Then you sound like the perfect addition to our friendly team!

We can offer you a friendly school with children who are delightful, warm and who strive to do well. We believe strongly in developing all members of our team through CPD. We also have excellent relationships with our parents and extra- curricular opportunities are important to our children.

Interested? Visits to the school are welcome.  Please call the school office to make an appointment to see the Head of School or Deputy Head.  We are looking forward to meeting you.

The school is fully committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore all staff are subject to an enhanced check through the Disclosure and Barring Service along with all other relevant employment checks


Information about the school

Greatstone Primary School is a Foundation School with ten classes and approximately 300 children. We also have a 52 place Nursery on site. We are a well maintained rural school set in large open grounds close to the sandy beaches of the south east coast and the unique landscape and nature reserve at Dungeness. The school has good access by road and is about 30 minutes drive from both Ashford and Folkestone.

The School and Nursery have a very good reputation within the local area and is renowned for the excellent behaviour of its children and the high expectations of its staff. We have a reputation for delivering a high standard of education in a friendly, happy and supportive environment. The school was rated Good in its last OFSTED inspection carried out during May 2022.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01797 363916


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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.