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Teaching Assistant (SEN 1:1) - Part-time

Painters Ash Primary School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-2525-265S
  • Posted:13/06/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:10/10/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:tbc


We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our fabulous team at Painters Ash Primary School. This is a term time only position for 30 hours per week, 5 days a week. FTE salary £19293.00 per annum, actual salary approx £13,500.00 per annum.

Purpose of the Job:

To assist teachers in providing a learning environment that enables all children to access the curriculum and learn to the best of their ability.

To work with and support a child who has specific learning and communication needs to assist their learning, and social and personal development.

 The Ideal Candidate will:

· have high expectations for all children

· give children's social development and well-being the highest priority and recognise and value both academic and personal qualities of children

· have experience of working with children

· be pro-active and full of energy

· be a good team player with good interpersonal skills

· have good numeracy and literacy skills

· be able to work with teachers and work independently to support children

· additional learning or qualifications in Special Educational Needs are a bonus for the role.

As part of the Painters Ash Team, we can offer you;

· a supportive and friendly team

· enthusiasm and desire to meet all children's needs

· opportunities for training and professional development

· a good school on its journey to outstanding

Painters Ash Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable.

Interviews may be held prior to the closing date for the right candidate

Information about the school

Painters Ash Primary School is a two form entry Primary school with a roll of 416 children aged between 4 and 11 years old. The school is situated on the edge of Northfleet, close to the A2 and Ebbsfleet International Station.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01474) 363698


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.