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Secondary Teaching Assistant - Term Time

St George's CE Foundation School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5447-423S
  • Posted:02/10/2023
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 £13,381 (FTE £21,293)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:09/10/2023 at 08:00
  • Interviews:TBC



Monday – Friday, 8.45 a.m. – 2.30 p.m. 4 days a week and 8.45 am - 3.30 pm 1 day a week

27.5 hours per week, Term Time Only

We are excited to be in a position to expand our Teaching Assistant team at the Secondary site and are looking for someone with the experience, expertise and ambition to join our team and contribute to our vision that “every moment, every day, every individual counts”!

 As a secondary TA you will:

  • Have experience of working with children to support their learning;
  • Have opportunities to support clubs and extended day activities if desired.
  • Hold a relevant TA qualification or English and Maths GCSE at grades 9 - 5 or equivalent, is preferrable
  • Previous experience working as a Teaching Assistant would be an advantage.
  • Understanding of children with SEND issues and experience of working with them.
  • The ability to be flexible to the needs of the school
  • The ability to work on your own initiative and as part of a team
  • A passion to enable every child to achieve their full potential and seek innovative ways of doing so
  • Excellent communication skills with a flexible attitude and effective time management skills

What we offer:

  • A friendly and professional place to work where all are committed to its continued development.
  • A team focused on putting every child first, following our vision that “every moment, every day, every individual counts”
  • Excellent opportunities for professional development through a structured appraisal process.
  • The opportunity to work in an All-Through school with pupils aged 4 to 19 years.
  • Greater likelihood of securing education at St George’s School for your children in accordance with our admissions criteria.
  • Working in outstanding facilities, we work across a 38 week curriculum.
  • Located in the beautiful coastal town of Broadstairs within the District of Thanet, we boast a central location with affordable housing.

St George’s is a successful, oversubscribed school, judged as Good by Ofsted where achievement is rising rapidly, all we want is to provide the best possible education for our pupils.

Further information:

We reserve the right to close this post on receipt of sufficient applications.  We can only consider applications received in the school format, we are unable to accept CVs.

St George’s Church of England Foundation School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.  If you are shortlisted we will complete an online search as part of our safeguarding procedures.

All data is processed in line with current data protection regulations under the legal obligations placed on the school such as the Education Act, Children’s Act and Health & Safety Act. Please see the school website www.stgeorges-school.org.uk for our school job applicants privacy notice.

Closing date:    Monday, 9th October 2023

Information about the school

St George’s Church of England Foundation School is a mixed all through school with pupils from age 4 – 19 judged as Good by Ofsted.

The school has a distinct Christian ethos and is passionate about improving the life chances of all children in its care through its vision of “Every moment, every day, every individual counts”. The school has modern state of the art facilities across both Primary and Secondary and is at the centre of the community.

We are passionate about our community and the pupils in our care.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 609001


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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 Education.