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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Kingsdown & Ringwould CEP School, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-3173-35S
  • Posted:22/03/2023
  • Pay:Based on KR4
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:21/04/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Kingsdown and Ringwould CEP School is looking to appoint a KS2 Teaching Assistant to join our forward thinking and hardworking team.

The position is part time for 22.5hrs, Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 1.00pm, term time only.

If you have a desire to be an outstanding Teaching Assistant and provide the best possible learning experiences for young children so that they are able to fulfil their greatest potential, this role could be the one for you!

The role is initially to support children in our Year 4 class for English and Maths and then supervising children over lunchtime.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a good understanding and experience of working in a primary school.
  • Be an excellent practitioner, enthusing and inspiring children.
  • Be able to support the class teacher effectively, ensuring a positive impact on pupil progress and productivity.
  • Have a high expectation of attainment and behaviour.
  • Understand and value the importance of their role in the wider picture of whole school improvement.
  • Have excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Work effectively as part of a team.
  • Have the ability to communicate effectively and sensitively with parents.
  • Be committed to undertaking professional development to support their role.
  • Have a positive and enthusiastic disposition and lots of patience. 

In return we offer:

  • A place on a forward-thinking team.
  • A child-centred approach.
  • Support of a strong, caring staff and governor team committed to children's success and the continued success of our school.
  • Positive, happy and enthusiastic children.
  • Opportunities for ongoing professional development.

Visits to the school are welcome.  Please call the school office on 01304 373734 to arrange a visit or for further information.

Information about the school

We are a popular village school, set in beautiful grounds by the seaside.

Our most recent Ofsted (May 2023) recognised the school as outstanding in all areas and described our children as thoughtful, caring and respectful of others. The children were found to be ambitious; taking responsibility for themselves and always wanting to do well.

Kingsdown and Ringwould CE Primary School is an outward looking school, always seeking to learn from the best. We are a recognised Thinking School and have Nurture School accreditation.

We strive to raise the aspirations of all, by creating independent and resilient learners, who make an individual and collective difference to our local and global environments.

The school is an founding member of DEALT MAT, which we formally joined in January 2021.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 389415


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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.