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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Hawkinge Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2298-50S
  • Posted:06/09/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:16/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:23rd September


We are looking to appoint a 1:1 Teaching Assistant to support a pupil in EYFS in all areas of school life. This position will be linked to a specific child. 

We are looking for someone who:

  • has a good standard of English and Maths skills and good spoken language
  • genuinely wants to work collaboratively with other members of staff in a team and understands the importance of learning from other people
  • can use their initative to best support a pupil on a 1:1 basis
  • has a sunny disposition and at least a basic understanding of child development 

The right candidate must also demonstrate good interpersonal skills at all levels, a good work ethic, good organisational skills and a keen interest in improving life chances for all children.

What can we offer you…..?

  • A cohesive staff team that genuinely gets on well with each other and are mutually supportive
  • A school that is driven to offer the children in its care the best education possible
  • Delightful children and supportive parents who make the job a joy.

Applications must include references from your current employer. No references should be included from family members or friends.

Information about the school

This is what Ofsted said:

*This is an outstanding school with clear, embedded systems and everyone understands their role. High-quality practitioners are retained and staffing is stable. A notable feature of the school is very high levels of consistency in daily routines, the excellent quality of teaching and the way staff respond to pupils. As a result, pupils feel safe and secure and ready to learn and staff are confident to innovate.

Job Contact Information

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.