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Higher Level Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Sedleys CE (VA) Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-3020-39S
  • Posted:29/11/2018
  • Pay:KR6
  • Start Date:Jan 2019
  • App Close Date:12/12/2018 at 15:00
  • Interviews:TBA


Sedley's Church of England Primary School is looking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our valued team. We are a caring and supportive school with a Christian ethos, providing the perfect environment for our pupils to thrive. The successful candidate will be flexible and willing to contribute to our school's community and vision. We are looking for a candidate who is willing to work hard, has very high expectations of themselves and others and works well as part of a team.

We offer good relationships with parents, a team of supportive governors and a strong commitment to continuing professional development. Our children are well-behaved, polite, enthusiastic and keen to be inspired to make progress in their learning.

The position entails covering PPA release time across the school and therefore the candidate will need to have relevant qualification and experience of working across several Key Stages (EYFS, KS1 and KS2) We do expect candidates to have good levels of literacy and numeracy.

This position is for 11 per week, term time only. This is initially a fixed term contract until July 2019.

Our school has a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all successful applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.

If you are interested in joining our team and feel that you have the necessary skills and qualifications then please complete the application form. School visits are welcomed prior to application. Please contact Mrs Moore, the School Secretary, to make an appointment.

For further information about the school, please visit our website - www.sedleys.kent.sch.uk


Information about the school

Sedleys CE Voluntary Aided Primary School is a small four-class village school in Southfleet, founded in 1637. The school remains at the heart of the community, and is actively involved in village life, and well supported by the Governors, Church and PFA. The school is close to A2/M25 and a few minutes drive from Bluewater.

The school has been extended numerous times, but the original school building and even the air raid shelter are still used!

The school is popular and over-subscribed. Staff work hard to teach and nurture the children as individuals to reach their potential. The school currently has a Good OFSTED grade and an Outstanding Church School Inspection grade.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 834355

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.