Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Goat Lees Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3920-46S
  • Posted:11/02/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:27/02/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:5 March 2019





This is the ideal opportunity for anyone thinking about starting in primary education!

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to work across all classes in Key Stage 2 in a fixed term position through Terms 4, 5 & 6 in 2019.  This position could be offered with an IMMEDIATE START.  We need someone who:

  • Has a positive outlook and is enthusiastic
  • Wants to work as part of a team to ensure that all children achieve their potential in a happy and safe environment
  • Can be flexible and is willing to support children in a variety of situations
  • Has enthusiasm and absolute commitment
  • Has GCSE Grade A-C (or equivalent) in BOTH Maths & English
  • A minimum of NVQ/CACHE Level 2 (or equivalent), Level 3 desirable or relevant experience

A further advantage would be:

  • Knowledge of specific programmes or interventions
  • First Aid or experience of supporting children with personal care
  • Provide some additional support to our Breakfast Club

Weekly hours are 32.5, term time only, but we would be willing to be flexible on the times to be worked to accommodate the right candidate.

Goat Lees Primary School opened in September 2013 and has a roll of 210 children. This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a special learning environment that aims to be at the ‘Heart of the Community’.

To appreciate our school and understand why we love it as much as we do, we always encourage applicants to visit.  If you are interested in this opportunity please contact us without delay!

We return for Term 4 on Monday 25 February 2019. 

Goat Lees Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check).

We look forward to hearing from you!


Information about the school

Goat Lees Primary School opened in September 2013 and we are now at capacity with 210 on roll. This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a special learning environment that aims to be at the ‘Heart of the Community’.

Our innovative building has been designed by a collaboration of experienced local headteachers and a nationally nominated architectural company which has created a beautiful space to stimulate learning. We have further enhanced our facilities by building a performing arts room with a large outdoor stage as part of our commitment to providing a broad and balanced curriculum. It really is a special place to come and work.

At Goat Lees, we pride ourselves on ensuring that we have done the very best for all our children and work together to bring out the best in everyone. Our staff, governors, children and parents are all incredibly proud of our achievements and our most recent Ofsted report (June 2016) graded the school as good with many outstanding features.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Cathy Renwick
  • Address:Goat Lees Primary School, Hurst Road, Kennington, Ashford, Kent, TN24 9RR
  • Telephone: 01233 630201
  • Email: finance@goatlees.kent.sch.uk


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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.