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Teaching Support Assistant - Term Time

Claremont Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-2465-106S
  • Posted:25/05/2023
  • Pay:KR3 (£21,293 pro-rata)
  • Start Date:September 2023
  • App Close Date:23/06/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Wednesday 28th June 2023


Come and join us!

We are excited to be looking for some new team members to join us at Claremont. We are a dedicated, supportive and successful team. 

Do you have special skills already or feel you could work 1:1 with pupils who need extra support? We are looking for Teaching Support Assistants (TSAs) to help some of our pupils with their learning. Full support and training is available. 

You will need a a good sense of humour, a great ability to connect with children and a passion for children to be successful. Are you adaptable and flexible, and ready to respond to the needs of the child to support their personalised learning and social development? 

If you could make a difference to our children then we are interested in you- please give us a call 01892 531395

You will work under the direction of excellent, organised and energetic class teachers; in addition, the SENCo will provide a supportive network and guidance. The support staff team is warm, welcoming and committed to supporting each other. 

These roles are fixed term and linked to pupil funding but have genuine opportunities to be extended. 

Role 1:  

  • Days: Monday                                                               Hours:  08:45- 12pm (1 morning) 
  • Days: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday     Hours:  1-3:30pm  ( 5 afternoons)

Role 2:  

  • Days: Tuesday, Wednesday                                            Hours:  08:45- 12:30pm (2 mornings)
  • Days: Tuesday, Wednesday                                            Hours:   01:00- 03:30pm (2 afternoons)

If you could make a difference to our children then we are interested in you- please give us a call 01892 531395 or apply.

Information about the school

Claremont Primary School has 436 pupils on roll, taught across 14 classes.

Safeguarding remains our priority and everyone holds responsibility to ensure our school is a safe and positive environment. In line with KCSIE, online searches are part of our recruitment process.

Be confident, be curious, be creative!

Our recent Ofsted: “Pupils love being at school…Leaders have created a happy and successful school…pupils engage thoughtfully with their learning’

We are an excellent school. The school is over-subscribed and viewed by staff as a great place to work, with many opportunities to develop and to help others reach their goals. We are a partner school with Kent Teaching School Hub.

We have excellent staff, supportive parents, talented and well-motivated pupils, skilled governors and a strong sense of purpose based on our vision: to provide a hub of educational excellence and innovation, supporting and valuing everyone.

At Claremont we believe and recognise that the diversity of our community is one of our greatest strengths and assets. We are committed to ensuring that our pupils are treated fairly, and we have carefully considered and analysed the impact within our practices to promote equality of opportunity for all and we will use our position of influence as a school to work with all stakeholders to eliminate discriminatory barriers and ensure that our pupils have a sense of shared, common belonging and understanding.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Candi Roberts
  • Address:Claremont Primary School, Banner Farm Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 5EB
  • Telephone: (01892) 531395 ext 3
  • Email: admin@claremont.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 520185


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.