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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Sutton Valence Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2193-156S
  • Posted:18/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3 £21389 pro rata for term time only
  • Start Date:30th October 2023
  • App Close Date:09/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:12th October 2023


Our mission is to ensure we all participate in the constant quest of knowledge, learning and adventure so that each individual can build upon their core strengths to aspire to make a real difference.

The pupils, staff and Governors wish to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Teaching Assistant. This post is for four and a half days 26.75hrs term time only. This post is subject to an enhanced safeguarding check as part of our school procedures. Sutton Valence Primary School reserves the right to interview prior to the closing date.

You must:

  • Have children at the centre of everything that you do
  • Be inspiring and creative
  • Be committed to creating the best possible learning experience
  • Be open to training to develop and support your role
  • Have the relevant qualifications for the post – as per the job specification

We can offer you:

  • Pupils who are well behaved, who are regularly congratulated for their manners and enthusiasm for learning
  • Progressive and innovative thinking
  • Parents who are involved in their children’s learning
  • An enabling, ‘can-do’ culture in which to learn and grow
  • A positive, happy and friendly working environment
  • Traditional values with contemporary aspirations

Sutton Valence is a village primary with established links with its community. We have a dedicated Governing Body who are supportive in the schools journey to be the best that it can.

Visits to our school are welcome.

Information about the school

Sutton Valence Primary School is situated within a beautiful rural setting on the outskirts of Maidstone. Please refer to our school website for further information about the school.

Job Contact Information


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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.