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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-176-S
  • Posted:20/03/2023
  • Pay:PFT B1 £22,175 FTE (£15,329 pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:17/04/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 20 April 2023

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We are seeking to appoint a highly effective, caring, and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work 30 hours per week at Westcourt Primary and Nursery School.

We are very proud of our school, pupils, and achievements.  We believe that Westcourt Primary and Nursery School is special, and we work hard to develop relationships with our children, their families, and the wider community.

Here at Westcourt Primary and Nursery school, every child’s success matters.  We are a dedicated staff committed to developing the knowledge, skills, and understanding which will enable the child to enjoy learning, achieve success, and become content and fulfilled as a young person. 

We work in collaboration with our Trust, The Primary First Trust, which currently consists of ten primary schools in Medway, Kent, and Bexley.  This gives us a vast support network and allows our staff to grow professionally and our children to achieve excellence.

If you would like to visit us, please ring the school office and we will be happy to show you around our fabulous school. Please phone 01474 566411 to arrange a visit.                                                                                                                 

You can also learn more about us by visiting our website https://www.westcourt.kent.sch.uk/  

Alternatively, search for us on Facebook or Twitter:

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Westcourt-Primary-and-Nursery-School-112722067255224/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/SchoolWestcourt?s=09

If sufficient strong applications are received, this vacancy will close early.  If you are not contacted, you have not been short-listed.

CV’s will not be accepted. Please email completed applications to mags.sexton@westcourt.kent.sch.uk

The Primary First Trust and Westcourt Primary & Nursery School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check and other employment checks.

The Primary First Trust and Westcourt Primary & Nursery School are committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.

References will be requested for those shortlisted ONLY and prior to interview.

Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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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.