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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Capel-le-Ferne Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2559-67S
  • Posted:18/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3 (pro rata)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:06/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 9th October


We are looking for an enthusiastic and positive 1:1 teaching assistant to support an individual child within the school. The successful candidate will have a flexible and friendly attitude. This position is a fixed term contract until 31st August 2024. We reserve the right to withdraw this advert before the published closing date, should a suitable candidate be appointed before.

The successful candidate will join a strong, supportive team, and will receive appropriate training and development opportunities.

This position is 28.75 hours per week, which includes break and lunch duties.

Because of the need to effectively support children in the school, it is important that applicants are qualified to GCSE at grade C (or equivalent) or above in Maths and English.

The governors and staff of Capel-le-Ferne Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people entrusted in our care. All posts will be subject to satisfactory references and a full enhanced DBS check.

Information about the school

We are a 4-11 single form entry Primary School. We currently have 180 pupils on roll.

Capel-le-Ferne Primary School serves the villages of Capel-le-Ferne, Hougham and Alkham, children also attend from Dover and Folkestone. Our school nestles on the White Cliffs of Dover and is a wonderful location to work. We were graded as a good school by Ofsted in March 2022. At Capel we are fortunate to work for children who are well-behaved, happy and enthusiastic in their learning. We have a dynamic and supportive teaching and learning team, who display a strong commitment to innovation and excellence. We have extended the school with a library, and have spacious, picturesque grounds, which include an outside theatre. Our curriculum is based on our school values of Respect, Independence, Confidence and Creativity.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303) 246495


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.