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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Herne Church of England (Aided) Junior School, Herne

  • Ref:KCC886-3338-89S
  • Posted:13/05/2024
  • Pay:Kent Range
  • Start Date:2nd September 24
  • App Close Date:10/06/2024 at 14:00
  • Interviews:09/07/2024


We are seeking to employ a Teaching Assistant for September 2024

The post will be for 18 hours 

8.45 am - 15.15 Wednesday - Friday  (This will include a half hour lunch duty each day)

term time only, 38 weeks per year.

The pay Range is KR3 - £23337 FTE 

Experience as a Teaching Assistant would be desirable but not essential as training will be given and consideration will be given to candidates with relevant skills.

This post offers an opportunity for an enthusiastic, motivated, well presented individual who is flexible, hardworking and works well in a team.  You will have a passion for working with children, who you will assist both in the classroom and small groups delivering interventions.

It is important that applicants can prove good literacy and numeracy skills. 

As a church school we expect all staff to make a positive contribution towards our Christian ethos.

We reserve the right to end this advert early, if the right candidate applies.

Tours of the school are welcomed, please contact the school office if you would like to take a look around our school.

Herne CE (Aided) Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All staff will be expected to hold or obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure.


Information about the school

Herne C.E. (Aided) Junior School is a well-respected and oversubscribed school in the village of Herne.

Our parents recognise our Christian distinctiveness and state, ‘The school offers a homely environment for our children to learn’. This is supported by our SIAM’s inspection.

We are a large 3 form entry Junior School, which benefits from extensive playing fields, a MUGA and beautiful surroundings.

Most of our children join us from our local infant school.

Our children are happy, keen and talented, not just academically, but musically and through sports.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Malcolm Saunders
  • Address:Herne CE (Aided) Junior School, School Lane, Herne, Kent, CT6 7AL
  • Telephone: 01227 374069
  • Email: office@herne-junior.kent.sch.uk


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.