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Student Support Assistant - Part-time

The Norton Knatchbull School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-4528-149S
  • Posted:04/01/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 - £15,784 pro rata £9,850
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:18/01/2019 at 16:00
  • Interviews:a.s.a.p.



Required as soon as possible
One year fixed term

The Norton Knatchbull School is looking for:

Two Study Support Supervisors to work in a busy school, 28 hours a week, term time only. This post is ideal for graduates who would like to gain school experience before applying to train as teachers. The successful candidates will be covering lessons in the absence of the teacher, working with individual students or small groups and providing administrative and technician support as required. Applicants should have good interpersonal skills, be computer literate, have a flexible approach to work and the ability to work well under pressure. Please include details of your areas of academic expertise in your application.

Pay scale: Kent Range 3 - £15,784 pro rata £9,850

Please look on our website for a Job Description and an application form. Please send your completed application form, C.V. and covering letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 to Mrs. S. Butcher, P.A. to the Headteacher, either by post or email sbutcher@nks.kent.sch.uk

Deadline for applications: 4 p.m. Friday 18th January 2019. Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter.

NKS is committed to the Continuing Professional Development of all our staff. We support our employees in career development and respect initiative and ambition. As such we are committed to using Performance Management; formal and informal training; coaching and mentoring; and peer support to ensure the progression of our staff. In return we expect commitment and a desire to improve and excel from our colleagues.

All new recruits to our team will be further supported by a comprehensive Induction Programme and a Mentor.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

Only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.

Information about the school

The Norton Knatchbull has a rich and long history. Set up over 350 years ago as Ashford Grammar School by Sir Norton Knatchbull. 6 FE grammar school with girls in 6th form. Students well motivated, pleasant and able. Kent Grammar Schools admit the top 25% of the ability range. Relationships with KCC and all local schools is exceptionally good. Ashford is an expanding market and railway town, unemployment very low, housing in Ashford reasonably priced.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 633668


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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.