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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Pilgrims' Way Primary School , Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2098-182S
  • Posted:09/09/2019
  • Pay:KR3 £17,365 (pro rata £11,164.09)
  • Start Date:October 2019
  • App Close Date:24/09/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:2nd October 2019


Teaching Assistant

Salary Scale: Pilgrims’ Way Primary School KR 3 – £17,365 (pro rata £11,164.09)

28 3/4 hours per week (8.45am – 3.15pm daily)

(Temporary for 12 months, term time only)

Do you have a desire to work in a forward thinking school that thrives on making a difference in children’s lives? Do you have a thirst for learning and are ready to take on an exciting challenge?

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our KS1 Team. The position is on a temporary contract in the first instance and is to start as soon as possible. Experience in working with children who need personalised support would be beneficial. You will be working alongside our vibrant team in support of Special Educational Needs, fully supported by our SENCo. The post is for five days per week for 28 3/4 hours – temporary for 12 months, term time only.

We are a very caring school with effective structures to support staff in their roles across the school who have been under the new leadership of Veritas Multi Academy Trust since May 2018. We encourage all our staff to be active in their training and development and will support you in your new post at our wonderful school.

If you feel you have what it takes then we would love to hear from you.

Visits to the school are positively encouraged.  We have the following dates available for visits:

Date: Friday 13th September at 10am or Wednesday 18th September at 2pm

Please contact Mrs Bertram on 01227 760084, email: jo.bertram@pilgrims-way.kent.sch.uk to book a visit.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 24th September at 12pm

The date for interviews is – Wednesday 2nd October

Pilgrims’ Way Primary School is 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 to the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references being received.


Information about the school

The school is a light and airy building, which incorporates 14 classrooms, two Learning Zones and a library. The school has a large playing field at the rear, an ‘outdoor’ classroom where we have a forest school on site. Play equipment for all ages can be found on the playground.

The school has a strong pastoral focus supported by a dedicated and enthusiastic staff team.

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.