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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

The Ebbsfleet Academy, Swanscombe

  • Ref:KCC886-4001-175S
  • Posted:22/03/2019
  • Pay:Kent Scheme Band 3, pro rata to £7,484 – to £8,232
  • Start Date:May 2019
  • App Close Date:19/04/2019 at 10:00
  • Interviews:tbc


Teaching Assistant

The Ebbsfleet Academy requires a Teaching Assistant to join in May 2019.

The role is 21 hours a week, term time only, plus 5 days.

Salary/Grade: Kent Scheme Band 3, points 7-11, £15,627 - £17,188 pro rata to £7,484 to £8,232 per annum

Start date: May 2019

Closing date for applications: 10:00am, Friday 19 April 2019

Job Purpose:

We are seeking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to support teaching and learning in numeracy and literacy, with EAL experience desirable but not essential.

Skills and Experience required:

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is committed to raising standards through supporting high quality teaching and learning
  • Has experience of working with children
  • Has high expectations of the children’s work and behaviour
  • Is able to assess students’ responses to learning tasks and where appropriate, modify methods to meet individual and/or group needs
  • Is an effective team member committed to working collaboratively with all
  • Is able to recognise and challenge behavioural issues and deal with them in an appropriate manner in line the school policies and procedures.

You will use your application to demonstrate your skills and experience in relation to the advertised position. 

In return you will benefit from an excellent benefits package including

  • competitive and fair salary allocation
  • generous holiday entitlement
  • favourable pension scheme
  • childcare voucher scheme
  • contractual sick and maternity pay
  • family friendly policies
  • emphasis on continued professional development through appraisal and access to training schemes
  • further career opportunities via access to internal Trust vacancies

Information about the school

The Brook Learning Trust

The Brook Learning Trust is proud to have The Ebbsfleet Academy as part of our family of academies. As a Trust, we bring together our unique academies in our belief in the power of education to change lives and communities.

It is our steadfast purpose to challenge and defy the barriers that constrain the educational progress of any child. We set high aims for aspiration and secure collective responsibility for all our children’s achievements. Our work is underpinned by the values of Integrity, Respect, Courage, Optimism, Excellence and Accountability.

A strong focus on teaching and learning as well as high standards and expectations has led the Brook Learning Trust to become recognised as one of the strongest multi-academy trusts in the county. Learning and growing with us, children in our academies make great progress. The Brook Learning Trust, working with The Ebbsfleet Academy, brings energy, passion and expertise to the education of our children.

For more information about the Brook Learning Trust, visit www.brooklearningtrust.org.uk

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to vetting checks including an Enhanced DBS check and references. An overseas police check will be required by candidates who have worked or resided outside of the 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.