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Support Assistant for Key Children - Full-time

Ditton CE Junior School, Aylesford

  • Ref:KCC886-5208-116S
  • Posted:24/05/2023
  • Pay:KR3/KR4 negotiable for the right applicant
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:13/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking for that special person to join our team to work as a teaching assistant to work with our KS2 children, supporting individaully or as part of a small group.

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

Ditton Junior School 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 Mr Ward.

Information about the school

We provide a happy, safe and stimulating learning environment rooted in Christian values.

Under our goal of Aspire, Believe and Care, we are developing a clear vision for all children to be successful and achieve.

We offer opportunity now and for the future that they may grow as lifelong learners, developing empathy, responsibility, perseverance and respect.

We strive for excellence in order that our children can play and work together, overcome challenges, seek opportunities, and aim high, and that we as educators build strong partnerships between ourselves, partners and parents

We are working in partnership with Alethiea Acadmies Trust, which provides great opportunities for staff training and career progression.

We aim to work in partnership with the community to drive improvement and support all within Ditton.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01732) 873410


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 Education.