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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time

Westlands School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-5434-553S
  • Posted:04/02/2019
  • Pay:Swale Academies Trust Support Staff Pay Scheme
  • Start Date:Mar 2019
  • App Close Date:15/02/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC



Band 3 £15,886 – £17,189 (pro rata)

(£9,587.20 - £10,373.56 pa depending on experience)

27.08 hours per week, over 5 days. Term time only

Start Date: As soon as possible

Applicants should have the necessary skills and will need to be confident at working with pupils across the full Secondary age and ability range, who have various difficulties in mainstream classes, in small groups or on an individual basis.  Candidates would be expected to have good literacy and numeracy skills, and as part of the interview, may be asked to demonstrate their skills in supporting pupils.

Recruitment packs are available Kent Teach.  Please note that we cannot accept CVs without an application form. Applicants should include a letter of application detailing how they meet the requirements of the person specification  

Closing Date: 15th February 2019 (noon)

Interview Date: TBC

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Contact details: Miss J Gillespie

Westlands School,

Westlands Avenue,


Kent ME10 1PF

Telephone: 01795 477475

Email: JMG@westlands.kent.sch.uk

Applications should be sent to:  hr@swale.at

Trust Principal: Mr J Whitcombe MA

Headteacher: Mr S Cox


Information about the school

Westlands School is a large, mixed, 11-18 school with a tradition of excellent outcomes for students and a ‘Good’ OFSTED judgement. We have an enviable reputation in the local area, being significantly over-subscribed on an annual basis. As part of Swale Academies Trust we work in collaboration with other schools across Kent and East Sussex. We are a Teaching School and provide professional development of the highest quality.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr S Cox ( Headteacher)
  • Address:Westlands Avenue, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 1PF
  • Telephone: (01795) 477475
  • Email: HR@swale.at

Fax: (01795) 431946


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.