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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Part-time

Bapchild & Tonge CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3328-58S
  • Posted:04/01/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:14/01/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 17th January


Teaching Assistant 17.5 hours per week.

Bapchild and Tonge CE (Aided) Primary School is looking for a new member of staff to join our friendly one form entry school. You will be required to work collaboratively in a classroom setting to support on a 1:1 basis. You will be asked to support other pupils in the class and lead intervention groups as necessary.

Initially the role will be until 31st March 2020 due to a maternity cover.

The post is for 3.5 hours per day (mornings), 5 days per week term time only and staff development days as required. We would like the right person to support over lunchtime which would be an additional 1.5 hours per day. 

This is a maternity post mainly supporting a SEN pupil who is currently in our Year 4 class.

We are a values led school with Christian values of Compassion, Thankfulness, Forgiveness, Wisdom, Forgiveness and Trust. The applicant must be willing to promote these. 

The post is offered on KR3 pro rata 17.5 hour per week term time only. Closing date is midday on Monday 14th January with interviews scheduled for Thursday 17th January. We would like the successful candidate to commence work as soon as possible subject to notice period.

Visits to tour the school are actively encouraged. Please contact Mrs Liz Sawyer (Assistant Headteacher) to arrange a visit on 01795 424143 or office@bapchild.kent.sch.uk.

Bapchild and Tonge Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We expect all of our volunteers and staff to share that commitment. 

Information about the school

Bapchild and Tonge Church of England Primary School is a one form entry through primary school with 202 pupils currently on roll. It is on the outskirts of Sittingbourne and part of the Rural Swale Collaboration Group (RSCG) of schools.Parents and children describe the school as having a friendly atmosphere and our pupils enjoy coming to school. Our Ofsted inspection said that the school is good in all areas and behaviour is outstanding. SIAMS in February, 2017 graded us as Outstanding overall.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr Christian Kelly
  • Address:Bapchild And Tonge CEP School, School Lane, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 9NL
  • Telephone: (01795) 424143
  • Email: headteacher@bapchild.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01795 424143

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.