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Teaching Assistant - Part-time - Special Needs Position

Kingswood Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2578-69S
  • Posted:11/09/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:October 2019
  • App Close Date:18/09/2019 at 16:00
  • Interviews:Monday 23rd September 2019


We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our friendly team of staff. This post involves regular contact with children and staff and therefore the successful candidate needs to be able to relate well to children and adults alike.

The post is for a 1:1 Teaching Assistant role in key stage 1.  Working in a small school, staff work together and collaboratively as a team, so the candidate may be asked to work across different key stages if and when the need arises.

Ideally, in applying for this post you will have: high standards of work ethic and self-motivation; good literacy and mathematical skills; previous experience of working with children; excellent interpersonal and organisational skills; the ability to form positive relationships with children and adults; high standards of personal presentation, punctuality, professional standards & team work

This is a temporary contract supporting an individual pupil.

This post is for 28.75 hours per week term-time only (8.45-3.15 Mon - Fri)

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Information about the school

Kingswood Primary School is situated in beautiful wooded grounds in the village of Kingswood. There are currently 118 pupils on roll who are all making excellent progress. The pupils are organised into four classes. We provide for the individual needs of the children in our care and expect high standards of achievement from all. Our vision which is strongly supported by all in our community is "Everyone is a learner and every experience is a learning opportunity".

Kingswood Primary School is part of the Aspire Federation with Ulcombe Primary School, Platts Heath and Leeds and Broomfield Primary School.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sam Knight
  • Address:Kingswood Primary School, Cayser Drive, Kingswood, Maidstone, Kent, ME17 3QF
  • Telephone: 01622 842674
  • Email: office@kingswood.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01622 842674


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.