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Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Shears Green Infant School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2119-65S
  • Posted:04/09/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:October 2019
  • App Close Date:19/09/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:25th September 2019


Would you like to come and join our amazing team? Are you passionate in supporting all children to grow and be independent learners? Can you help our children to be 'happy, confident achievers'?

We are currently looking for a teaching assistant to join us. This position will be for 26.75 hours per week term time only on a one year contract.

The ideal candidate will:

Have a minimum of two years experience of being a teaching assistant.

Be a team player with good interpersonal skills.

Have high expectations of pupil behaviour.

The role will be to support the teaching staff in the teaching and welfare of the children so as to foster their physical, intellectual and emotional growth. You will be responsible for one to one work and whole class support.

Only applicants with an NVQ level 3 qualification or equivalent will be considered for interview

Information about the school

We are a large infant school of 360 children nestled in the Northfleet area of Gravesham.

We are a four form entry school with lovely outdoor learning areas including our Reception play garden, our newly developed year 1 play garden and our large forest school.

We offer wrap around care and have recently been awarded our Leading Parent Partnership Award for our dedication to working relentlessly with parents to ensure the best care for our children.

We are part of the Northfleet Trust Schools, ( which is not an academy), but which means we work very closely with 7 other local schools sharing expertise, training opportunities, resources and facilities.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01474 566700


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.