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Teaching Assistant (EYFS) - Term Time

Featherby Infant School, Gillingham

  • Ref:MED887-2401-20S
  • Posted:27/11/2018
  • Pay:D1 (pro-rata based on 39 weeks pa)
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:10/12/2018 at 15:00
  • Interviews:17th December 2018


Teaching Assistant

Location: Gillingham

Salary: Scale D1 pro-rata based on 39 weeks (38wks term time + 1 week staff development days)

This is a full time position 8.30am- 4pm. Required from January 2019 or earlier.


Scale: D1  Pro rata

We are looking to fill a TA position in our school with inspiring and talented people

The position will involve supporting pupils in the classroom setting in the Early Years. The school are ideally looking for a candidate with relevant EYFS experience but this is not essential. What is essential is that you are:

  • Dedicated to making a difference to the lives of our pupils
  • Experienced working with SEND children
  • Be a strong communicator with children, parents and staff
  • Be a positive, clear role model and a willing team player
  • Committed to inclusion & child centred learning
  • Committed to team and collaborative working
  • Flexible


If you would like to arrange a visit please ring the school on 01634 231984.



Safeguarding Children

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, 

young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment.

Staff must work in accordance with our Child Protection procedures and

Child Protection/Safeguarding Policy and understand their role within that Policy.

All candidates will require a full DBS check.


Applications to be received no later than 10th December 2018 and interviews will be held on 17th December 2018. If a successful application is received sooner we can arrange for an early interview.


Please contact Jo Barraclough via email on jbarraclough@featherbyinf-maritime.org for an application pack. Please note only applications received on the form provided will be accepted. No CV's.

Information about the school

Featherby Junior School and Featherby Infant and Nursery School are both part of the Maritime Academy Trust.

The care and wellbeing of our pupils is a high priority and our children are enthusiastic and hardworking.

The Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a successful DBS clearance and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.

To find out more about us please contact our Administration Manager, Mrs Jo Barraclough, to arrange a visit.

01634 231984 (Juniors) 01634 231072 (Infant and Nursery)

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01634 263 283

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.