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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Langafel CEP School, Longfield

  • Ref:KCC886-3296-151S
  • Posted:08/05/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:May 2019
  • App Close Date:17/05/2019 at 16:00
  • Interviews:Tbc


Challenge, fun, perseverance, commitment and team work are Langafel's values, are they yours?

At Langafel CE Primary we are looking for a committed Teaching Assistant, with Primary school experience and knowledge of Autism, to join our team. Supported in each phase by class teachers, a phase leader and TAs you will be expected to work alongside our AEN team to support all children, plus those with additonal educational needs, such as autism, in KS1 or KS2.

Candidates most suited to the post will have:

  • Experience of working with KS1 / KS2 children
  • Knowledge and understanding of the KS1 / KS2 curriculum
  • Experience of working with children with autism across the spectrum
  • Positive, friendly and upbeat personality
  • At least one year of experience working as a Teaching Assistant
  • Knowledge of child protection/safeguarding
  • The ability to be proactive and flexible
  • Professional development/interest in SEN/ASD education.

If you need a new challenge and want to work in a good school with a proven track record for supporting all children then Langafel is the school for you.

This post requires you to be able to work Mon-Fri between 08.30 and 15:15.

Applicants must be aware that Langafel School regards the Safety and Welfare of pupils as paramount and the successful application will be subject to a DBS check.

Information about the school

Langafel Church of England School is in a semi rural location in the village of Longfield and a mile from the mainline station. The school has 315 children on roll and a PAN of 45. Our school values are aspiration, team work, enjoyment and confidence. We have close links to our local church St Mary Magdalene and recognise the importance of Christian values, in particular respect, Koinonia, honesty and perseverance which were chosen by the school community. We have a number of excellent teaching resources in the school which include our heated swimming pool, gymnasium, performing arts room, food technology room and extensive grounds with woodland and pond area. The school includes SLIC@Langafel a resourced provision for 25 pupils with an EHC plan and a diagnosis of Autistic Spectrum Disorder. Our recent Ofsted inspection took place in October 2018 where we were graded good in all areas. Our results are above national and Kent in both attainment and progress.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01474) 709683

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.