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Nurture Group Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Edenbridge Primary School, Edenbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2099-149S
  • Posted:16/09/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:30/09/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


In order to further embed the principals of Nurture within our school, we are looking to appoint a Nurture Group Teaching Assistant to work as part of the nurture team, supporting children with social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. The aim is to reduce barriers to learning and participation, thereby promoting inclusion and reintegration into mainstream learning. The successful candidates will have a positive, calm and non-confrontational approach to behaviour and have a focus on improving the learning, safety and wellbeing of pupils.

Candidates must have, or be prepared to study and attend training to gain, a relevant SEMH or nurture qualification.

The Pioneer Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure and other employment checks


If you are interested in pursuing a career with Edenbridge Primary School and The Pioneer Academy, please see the job description/person specification and complete the application form online, returning it to office@edenbridge.kent.sch.uk    

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged via the school office on: 01732 863787



Information about the school

Edenbridge Primary School is a two form entry school on an exciting improvement journey with The Pioneer Academy. It is located centrally in the town and local community. We have good facilities including a new EYFS building, ICT suite, drama hall and spacious outdoor areas. The school is at the heart of its community providing wraparound care through a breakfast club and after-school club, both run by school staff. It is well served by rail and road links.

The school has a committed and enthusiastic team across its staff and governors who are always keen to welcome new members.

Edenbridge Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to work actively to support this.

We would love to meet you!

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.