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Class Teaching Assistant - Term Time

St Thomas' Catholic Primary School, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-3751-71S
  • Posted:08/02/2023
  • Pay:KR4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:20/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking to appoint a skilled, enthusiastic and supportive Teaching Assistant to provide individual and small group support to pupils Year 2.  You will be required to work closely with class teachers to maximise curriculum access for the pupils by delivering practical, relevant learning experiences, providing emotional and mental health support and supporting the acquisition of early phonics and basic skills. We encourage independence in all our pupils, so you will be expected to work with other pupils at times, both in and out of the classroom setting. You must have a good standard of English and Maths, and be able to communicate effectively with adults and children. We are looking for a person who enjoys working with children, is resilient, works well as part of a team and has a good sense of humour. Quite simply, we are looking to employ the staff our pupils deserve. 

Information about the school

St Thomas’ Catholic School is a primary academy for students aged three to eleven. The academy forms part of Kent Catholic Schools’ Partnership, a growing multi–academy Trust of 25 Catholic Schools located across the South East. The trust is committed to deliver outstanding spiritual, moral and learning outcomes for children and young people.

Set in the commuter market town of Sevenoaks, which not only has excellent road and rail links with London but offers its own social scene, St Thomas’ Catholic Primary School is part of three lively church communities.

Ofsted (2014) rated the school outstanding because “Teachers are adept and highly skilled at bringing the best out of their pupils”.

For further information about this position and other vacancies, please visit www.saintthomas.co.uk.

All applications and enquiries are treated in the strictest confidence.

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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.