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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Birchington CEP School, Birchington

  • Ref:KCC886-3178-58S
  • Posted:26/11/2018
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 08:00
  • Interviews:17th and 19th December



8:45am – 3:20pm Monday to Friday



CLOSING DATE: 10.12.18






We are looking for a highly efficient, flexible, friendly and reliable Teaching Assistant to initially work in Year 1 and give general classroom learning support. You will need to hold a relevant Teaching Assistant qualification or currently be on a Teaching Assistant Qualification course, hold GCSE Maths and English grade C or above and be IT literate.

Evidence of these qualifications will need to be shown at the formal interview stage.

You will need to be energetic, supportive and a positive team player with a sense of humour and excellent communication skills. Previous Teaching Assistant experience would be an advantage.

You must also be willing to contribute to the continued improvement of our wonderful school!

Birchington CE Primary School offers a happy and highly supportive staff team and superb professional development. If this sounds like the job for you – come and see for yourself - visits to the school are very welcome! Please contact the school office on the above telephone number for a job specification, if you have any questions and/or to arrange a visit.

Please complete all applications using the KCC Support Staff application form available on the Kent Teach website – www.kent-teach.com

Birchington CE Primary 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 post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and

check against the ISA ‘Barred List For Children’.

Information about the school

Birchington Church of England Primary School is a friendly two form entry school on the edge of Thanet and is currently expanding to three form entry. Year R, Year 1 and Year 2 are currently three form entry. (Currently 466 pupils on role)

Our school has a great range of facilities, including a Sensory room, library, computer suite, MUGA (Multi Use Games Area) and extensive grounds.

We currently hold Healthy Schools Status, ECO Green Flag, Red Pennant, Active Mark, PMFL Silver Award and Arts Mark.

There is a highly professional, supportive and committed staff team who provide a high standard of education and pastoral care for our pupils.

As we are a Church school, we are proud to share we have recently been awarded a grading of Outstanding in our SIAMS Inspection.

More information available on our school website: www.birchington-primary.com

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01843 846034

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.