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Teaching Assistant Maternity Cover - Term Time

Oasis Academy Skinner Street, Gillingham

  • Ref:KCC887-2006-29S
  • Posted:06/09/2019
  • Pay:SCP 5
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:13/09/2019 at 12:30
  • Interviews:18th September


Oasis Academy Skinner Street is a highly successful, forward-thinking Academy which maintains high expectations of staff and students. In July 2016, the Academy made rapid progress to secure a Good rating by Ofsted inspectors due to the unwavering commitment of all our staff who believe that every child deserves an outstanding education in a safe, caring and supportive environment.

As a member of our established team you will be instrumental in supporting our amazing teachers, possessed with outstanding standards of education and creating a stimulating and purposeful environment where our pupils can make excellent progress. 

The successful candidate will have high expectations, a commitment to raising standards of attainment and up-to-date knowledge of classroom practice and behaviour management strategies.  We are seeking passionate and driven individuals with good communication and organisational skills and a desire to make a difference to the lives of our pupils and their communities.

We are strong advocates of continuing development and will always look to further support all staff in pursuing professional qualifications that will benefit the children within our Community and promote the ethos of our Multi Academy Trust.Oasis Academy Skinner Street is part of the Oasis Community Learning family, a multi-academy sponsor with the express purpose of transforming schools into community Hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.

This post is Term Time Only plus 5 Development Days and is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

We would be delighted to show you around, please telephone 01634 850213 and either Jen/Caitlin or Lisa (Our Office Angels!) can organise that on your behalf.

For more information visit:-  http://www.oasisacademyskinnerstreet.org/


Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Information about the school

Oasis Academy Skinner Street is a thriving two form entry primary school in the heart of Gillingham in Medway, Kent.

Our children and families come first and we are passionately committed to giving our young people the best education possible in the formative stages of their lives. At Oasis Academy Skinner Street we take great pride in our students, we aspire to create opportunities for them to flourish academically and to form their good character.

When our students leave us, we want them to be self-confident, to know how to build and sustain strong relationships, to have high aspirations and to have achieved their very best. We want our students to embrace and contribute to the life of the school, both through their learning and by taking part in our extensive range of enrichment and leadership activities. We are proud of our partnership with parents and value their support to fulfil our vision.

We want every student to enjoy their time with us and to leave with fond memories that they will cherish forever. Our children leave us prepared for responsible adulthood taking with them principled values that will impact positively on their own lives, and those of others, to make for a better world.

Our vision for the school is summed up as Inspire, Challenge and Achieve.

Inspire – every member of Oasis Academy Skinner Street to take every opportunity in and out of the classroom to learn and flourish.

Challenge – everyone to be the best they can be.

Achieve – success in all aspects of life.

We look forward to welcoming you to our family.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Victoria Richmond - Principal
  • Address:Oasis Academy Skinner Street, Skinner Street, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 1LG
  • Telephone: 01634 850213
  • Email: principal@oasisskinnerstreet.org


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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.