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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Full-time

St James' CE (Aided) Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-3322-64S
  • Posted:19/09/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Start date to be agreed
  • App Close Date:05/10/2023 at 17:00
  • Interviews:12th October 2023


St James' CE Aided Primary School require two enthusiastic Teaching Assistants to work at our happy and supportive school as soon as possible. These are 1:1 roles working with children with additional needs.  Candidates will need to be able to evidence previous experience working with children.  These are full time, term time only roles, 32.5 hours per week but part-time job shares would be considered.  These are Kent Range 3 permanent positions.

We would welcome visits to the school by interested candidates.  If you would like to arrange a visit or find out more please contact the school on 01892 523006.

Please apply online - we look forward to hearing from you.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and two satisfactory references.

Information about the school

St James’ After School Club have been operating childcare for 10 years, following the same Christian ethos as the Primary School. Our highest priority is the safety and protection of the children who are welcomed from a wide age range with diverse needs and abilities. As much freedom as possible is encouraged within a framework of agreed boundaries and some daily routines. We promote kindness, empathy, respect for others and good manners and lead by example encouraging and rewarding positive behaviour. Ofsted gave us a rating of good. We are an equal opportunity Employer. All applications are welcomed irrespective of sex, race, disability, or age.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Angie Walker (Personnel Manager)
  • Address:Sandrock Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN2 3PR
  • Telephone: (01892) 523006
  • Email: awalker@st-james.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01892 549271


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.