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SEND Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

St Crispin's Community Primary Infant School, Westgate-On-Sea

  • Ref:KCC886-2337-85S
  • Posted:29/09/2023
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:09/10/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:17th October 2023


We are seeking to appoint two full time Teaching Assistants who are able to support children in EYFS and Year 1 classes. These are full time, fixed term, positions for 25 hours per week, 9am to 3pm, with an hour for lunch, Monday – Friday. 

The successful candidates will:

· be highly motivated

· have high expectations

· be understanding and nurture a love of learning in all children

· be committed to raising standards and achievement for all

· be a committed member of our school team


We offer:

· a good school (Ofsted September 2019)

· suitable CPD to support you in your role

· a hard-working, encouraging and supportive team

· polite, well-mannered children

· enthusiastic and inquisitive learners

· kind and caring colleagues

· committed governors and parents


Applicants must have a good standard of education (GCSE Grade C/4 or above in English and Maths is ideal) and a qualification related to the post would be desirable.

Experience of working with children is vital. Our ideal candidate would be resilient, empathetic, patient, flexible, enthusiastic and willing to learn new skills. Applications must be made via www.kent-teach.com

We invite you to visit the school before applying but are aware of the short timescale so it will not be a disadvantage if you cannot visit.

The school reserves the right to bring forward the closing date if sufficient applications have been received, so early applications are encouraged. 

Information about the school

St Crispin's is a three form entry Infant School, judged Good by Ofsted in September 2019. Our children love coming to school, and make it a happy place to work.

An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post as St. Crispin's Infant School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Our school values are Respect, Courage, Kindness, Independence and Creativity.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs L Davidson
  • Address:St Crispin's CP Infant School, St Crispin's Road, Westgate-On-Sea, Kent, CT8 8EB
  • Telephone: 01843 832040
  • Email: headteacher@stcrispins.school

Fax: 01843 832040


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.