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Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

St Mary of Charity CEP School, Faversham

  • Ref:KCC886-2051-82S
  • Posted:10/05/2023
  • Pay:£20,628.00 pro rata
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:17/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The children, staff and governors of St Mary of Charity Primary School are looking for a passionate, creative and ambitious TA to join our hard-working team.

The job role will involve supporting whole class learning in the core subjects and providing focused group and individual support in line with class interventions. The post is for 27.5 hours a week, term time only. An understanding of different areas of special educational needs is necessary. The contract will run until August 2024 initially.

The right person will be keen to learn and embrace the Christian ethos, vision and values of the school to ensure that they can be the best that they can possibly be. They will have a desire to be well trained and highly skilled in their role as well as someone who can build good relationships and "champion" children's learning.

We can offer: motivated children with positive attitudes to school and learning, an established and committed staff team, opportunities for training and career progression and a chance to be part of our Outstanding school.

Offers of employment will be made subject to full DBS checks and supporting references. St Mary of Charity is a safer recruitment school and passionately committed to the safety and well-being of children.

All applications to be made via Kent-Teach.  We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

Information about the school

St. Mary of Charity C of E Primary School is a 1 form entry Church of England Primary School in Faversham, with a mixed catchment area. The school became part of Aquila, The Diocese of Canterbury Multi Academy Trust (www.aquilatrust.co.uk) in August 2015. The school has a hard working, friendly and committed staff team and an active Governing Body. We share our building with a Children's Centre and are lucky enough to have a large school building offering lots of space. The school has been judged as outstanding in both SIAMS 2017 and Ofsted 2018 and we continue to strive to provide the best possible education for the children in our community.

St Mary of Charity C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all trustees, staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced Criminal Record Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other relevant employment checks, online recruitment checks and overseas criminal background checks, where applicable. All new trustees, employees and volunteers will be required to undertake safeguarding training on induction which will be regularly updated in line with statutory guidance.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01795 591052


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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.