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Autism Intervention Practitioner for the SRP - Term Time

Ashford Oaks Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3909-400S
  • Posted:01/12/2023
  • Pay:KR4 + SEN Allowance (pro rata)
  • Start Date:January 2024
  • App Close Date:11/12/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Ashford Oaks is a fantastic school with a great team spirit and we are keen for a highly skilled and versatile Autism Intervention Practitioner to join us. Applicants must have a GCSE grade C (4) or equivalent in both Maths and English and recent experience in a school setting. 

The children of Ashford Oaks say:

"Ashford Oaks is looking for a TA! We would like a caring person who understands our needs. They should be friendly and fun, firm but fair. They must know their subjects so they can help us learn.”

“I would like our new TA to be nice and easy to talk to so that they can listen and help you when you have a problem”

“A good TA needs to inspire us!”

“They should always have a smile to brighten people’s mood".

As you can see, our children know what they want!

Your contribution will make a real difference to the lives of our children, many of whom come from a challenging area. Our ethos is simple - inspire our children so that they can 'dare to dream'.

For more information please contact Mrs Sarah-Jane Sullivan, School Business Leader, on 01233 631259, or visit the school’s website www.ashfordoaks.kent.sch.uk 

The post is offered as a permanent contract, at 31.25 hours per week term time (39 weeks per year) Monday - Friday. Hours of work are 08.40am - 15.25pm. Part time may be considered for the right candidate.

Only applications submitted through https://www.kent-teach.com/ will be considered in the application process. Previous applicants need not apply. 

Information about the school

Ashford Oaks has extensive facilities and a Special Resource Provision. We are looking for a skilled and passionate person who naturally cares about our children and has a determination to provide the very best inclusive education and support, whilst recognising the importance of working as a team with staff, parents and community. We also have a Nursery which is an integral part of the school and is the foundation to our children's learning.

Ashford Oaks is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

In compliance with KCSIE (Keeping Children Safe in Education), shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a self-disclosure form prior to the interview and disclose any relevant criminal history. A health questionnaire will also be required.

You can find our Child Protection Policy attached.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01233 660795


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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 Legislation.