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Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Brunswick House Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2171-161S
  • Posted:27/08/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2019
  • App Close Date:02/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Friday 6th September 2019

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Brunswick House is looking to appoint a high performing, full time teaching assistant who has a minimum of two years' experience of working with children with specific learning needs. 

You will have experience of supporting a wide range of needs and a clear understanding of how to inspire and motivate children to achieve their targets.

You know how to make a difference.

The successful applicant will have a good standard of education (equivalent to GCSE grade 'C' in at least English and maths) and have a clear understanding of strategies to support and challenge pupils with moderate learning and communication difficulties. You will be able to encourage children who find social interaction a challenge.

We are also looking for candidates with:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • A passion for improving the life chances of children who can find education a challenge
  • Experience of providing one to one support, delivering specialised programmes to support the needs of the learner
  • A caring, patient and understanding approach
  • The ability to be nurturing and resilient, having the best interests of the child at heart
  • Experince of improving children's fine motor skills

Please ensure that your applicant statement addresses the Person Specification for this role. Failure to do so may result in your application not being successful.

Previous applicants need not apply.

This post is temporary, linked to the annual renewal of SEND funding.

We warmly welcome visits to the school. Please contact the school office on 01622 752102 to arrange a time to come and look round our lovely school.

 

Information about the school

Rated as GOOD by Ofsted, Brunswick House is a vibrant and over-subscribed, two-form entry primary school in the heart of Maidstone with easy access to the town centre which is within walking distance.

We are a popular and happy school where all of our team have high expectations and work hard together to teach and nurture every child to reach their potential.

A career with us will also provide you with exciting opportunities and inspirational professional development.

Brunswick House is wholly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01622 675204

Documents

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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.