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Primary Teaching Assistant - Term Time

St George's CE Foundation School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5447-383S
  • Posted:27/03/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 (£14,532 per annum)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:17/04/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC



Monday – Friday, 8.30 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

30 hours per week, Term Time Only

How would you like to work for a school that provides a supportive and friendly environment?  We are excited to be in a position to expand our Teaching Assistant team at the Primary site and are looking for someone with the experience, expertise and ambition to join our team and contribute to our vision that “every moment, every day, every individual counts”!  If this sounds just like what you have been searching for then look no further! 

As a Primary TA you will:

  • Be class based during the morning and in the afternoons you will be expected to do a variety of provisions – phonics, speech and language, reading, comprehension, precision, clever hands etc.
  • Be expected to maintain accurate records.
  • Be on duty at break time and lunch time throughout the day.
  • Have opportunities to support clubs and extended day activities if desired.
  • Work 1:1 with pupils

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Understanding of children with SEND issues.
  • Experience of moving children forward.
  • Experience supporting in Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2
  • An understanding of assessment at relevant levels e.g. SATS
  • Experience in the use of Too simple or similar app based assessment
  • The ability to be flexible to the needs of the school
  • The ability to work on your own and as part of a team
  • First Aid qualification (not essential but desirable).

What we offer:

  • A friendly and professional place to work
  • The opportunity to work in an All-Through school with pupils aged 4 to 19 years.
  • Greater likelihood of securing education at St George’s School for your children in accordance with our admissions criteria.
  • Working in outstanding facilities, we work across a 38 week curriculum.
  • Located in the beautiful coastal town of Broadstairs within the District of Thanet, we boast a central location with affordable housing.

St George’s is a successful, oversubscribed school, judged as Good by Ofsted where achievement is rising rapidly, all we want is to provide the best possible education for our pupils.

Further information:  

We reserve the right to close this post on receipt of sufficient applications.  We can only consider applications received in the school format, we are unable to accept CVs. 

St George’s Church of England Foundation School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.  We will complete an online search for all shortlisted candidates.

Information about the school

St George’s Church of England Foundation School is a mixed all through school with pupils from age 4 – 19 judged as Good by Ofsted.

The school has a distinct Christian ethos and is passionate about improving the life chances of all children in its care through its vision of “Every moment, every day, every individual counts”. The school has modern state of the art facilities across both Primary and Secondary and is at the centre of the community.

We are passionate about our community and the pupils in our care.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 609001


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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.