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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Fixed Term

Palace Wood Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-3906-69S
  • Posted:04/01/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:18/01/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


Palace Wood Primary School are looking for their newest team member - and it could be you. We are lookiing for an enthusiastic and dedicated person to join our hardworking team and work with our fantastic children.

We are looking for someone with good subject knowledge in reading, writing and maths (preferably with GCSE grade C or above in English and Maths), someone who has worked with children before, someone who has an understanding of the requirements of the National Curriculum, and most of all, someone who is passionate about helping children to realise their potential.

The post is to work in Upper Key Stage 2 and will also include the role of a Midday Supervisor, helping to make sure that the children can have fun but stay safe at lunchtimes. 

Full time hours - 8:45 - 3:15 (30 hours)

As part of the interview process if shortlisted, you will be observed working with children, and so a visit to the school to gain an understanding of our ethos and practice is advised (contact office@palacewood.kent.sch.uk should you want a visit).

Palace Wood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. In order to ensure the ongoing safety of our children, applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks with previous employers, a 'Right to Work' in the UK check and an enhanced DBS check.

Information about the school

Palace Wood is a popular two-form entry primary school situated in a pleasant residential area on the western outskirts of Maidstone. Our children are motivated happy learners, they enjoy school and behave well. We are lucky to have supportive parents and governors and a staff who are very friendly and caring. We are well known for our sporting achievements and we pride ourselves in being innovative and creative in carrying out our shared vision. We have a commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01622) 753474


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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.