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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Rusthall St Paul's CE Primary School, Rusthall

  • Ref:KCC886-3913-87S
  • Posted:08/05/2024
  • Pay:Kent range 3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:22/05/2024 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Rusthall St Paul's is looking for a Teaching Assistant to work part time (3 full days, either Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday or Wednesday, Thursday, Friday).   The post involves supporting pupils with their learning under the direction of the class teacher. Throughout the week you may be supporting individual children, working with groups of pupils or supporting generally in the class.

The person appointed needs to have good communication skills be enthusiastic, flexible and a good team player.  Experience of working in schools would be preferred. In return we can offer you children who are eager to learn and do well, a supportive and friendly staff team and regular cake on the staff room table.

What will we offer the successful candidate?

· A collaborative, friendly staff team

· An inclusive, supportive leadership that cares, listens and empowers

· Opportunities for self-development

· Annual employee awards celebration

· Free secure parking in private school car park

· Great staff social events

Visits to the school are warmly welcome, please telephone or email the school office.

St Paul’s CEP School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant would be required to complete a DBS check and receive satisfactory clearance, along with a confidential health questionnaire. Written references will also be requested.

Information about the school

At Rusthall School, we pride ourselves on our caring, friendly and inclusive environment. We put children first and aim to bring out the very best in every individual. The relationships we develop with our children and families enable us to create a distinctive ethos. We are passionate about educating the whole child and ensuring that we provide pupils with a wide range of experiences and opportunities. We offer excellent CPD opportunities for staff, which includes the development of highly effective ECTs as well as subject leadership opportunities for more experienced staff. We are privileged to have such wonderful children at Rusthall School and we always aim to ensure that every child gets nothing less than the very best they deserve.

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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.