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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Temporary

Victoria Road Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2275-66S
  • Posted:19/05/2023
  • Pay:MPS3
  • Start Date:1st September 2023
  • App Close Date:12/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:21st June 2023


We are looking for that special person to join our team to work as a teaching assistant to work with a KS2 child as a 1:1

Ideally, you should have some experience of working in a primary school. 

Our Ideal Attributes are:

  • A good understanding of child development
  • Highly motivated and flexible
  • Holds an NVQ Level 2 or above related to Teaching Assistant / Education
  • Kind and nurturing, getting the best out of children
  • Able to build and maintain effective relationships
  • A good team player who is committed to working as part of a team
  • Putting children's interests at the heart of everything they do
  • A growth mindset modelling a ‘can do’ attitude
  • A creative and fun approach to learning

We can offer you:

  • A supportive thorough induction and continuing professional development
  • Leaders who care
  • A great team to work with 
  • Wonderful children and a
  • Well-resourced school


Victoria Road is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. Appointment to the position will be subject to an enhanced DBS and proof of eligibility to work in the UK.

If you would like to apply for this position, please make sure you have read the Job Description and completed the application form on Kent Teach. For more information, please contact the school and ask to speak to Mrs Davis or Mrs Collens, Co-Headteachers.

Information about the school

Victoria Road Primary School is a small one-form entry school. There is a maximum of 30 children in each class and the total school roll is 210.

The school is more than 100 years old, but is in good condition despite its age. It is located close to the centre of Ashford and is only 5 minutes walk from the main railway station and International Station. We have a field and several playgrounds. All classrooms are well resourced with support from teaching assistants.

Our children, primarily coming from south Ashford, are friendly and a pleasure to teach. The school is popular in the area we serve with a friendly and dedicated staff who have an ethos of sharing and support.

The school was judged as Good in its last inspection carried out by Ofsted in its last inspection (February 2019). This identified many strengths including, a strong shared vision and 100% of staff who are overwhelmingly proud to be part of the school.

Our website address is www.victoriaroad.co.uk

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 664211


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.