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Apprentice Nursery Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Finberry Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2061-86S
  • Posted:20/09/2019
  • Pay:Apprentice £6 per hour
  • Start Date:28th October 2019
  • App Close Date:02/10/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:Week commencing 7th October


Early Birds Nursery at Finberry, part of Finberry Primary School, have a truly fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice Nursery Teaching Assistant to join us and be part of our established Nursery provision.

32.5 hours a week, £6 per hour.

In partnership with Kent Training and Apprenticeships we offering candidates the chance to work towards a NCFE CACHE Level 2 Certificate in Supporting Teaching and Learning in Schools, fully funded by The Stour Academy Trust.

The level 2 course aims to teach learners about:

  • children and young people’s development
  • supporting those with disabilities or special educational needs
  • helping to develop communication and professional relationships with children, young people and adults
  • schools as organisations
  • preparing and maintaining learning environments
  • invigilating examinations
  • supporting children and young people at meal times, during play, leisure and when they are travelling outside the school

The successful candidate will work in our Nursery as a Nursery Teaching Assistant whilst completing the level 2 course.

Candidates will require at least a C grade in Maths and English GCSE.

For more information about Finberry Primary School please visit the website and facebook page:




Information about the school

Finberry Primary School opened in September 2015 in temporary accommodation in Jemmett Road, Ashford and moved into the first phase of its state of the art building in the growing Finberry Village near Kingsnorth, Ashford in September 2017.

Built to serve the needs of a growing community, the school will be expanded in a second phase of construction to provide a building that can support a two form entry school of 420 pupils.

The school also hosts a small specialist resource base provision for pupils who have greater difficulty learning as a result of Behavioural, Emotional and Social Needs. The base will include provision for up to 14 pupils. A Nursery is also available to local children, run by the school.

The school was inspected by Ofsted in September 2018 and was judged to be Good.

Finberry Primary School is part of The Stour Academy Trust, a highly successful primary only multi-academy trust. Working in a collaborative model, Finberry is part of the Ashford Hub of the Trust, along with Chilmington Green Primary. All Academies in the Trust share the same core values and ethos; raise standards and address under performance whilst making sure that the children are at the heart of every decision. Through the effective use of Hubs, the Trust’s aim and ambition is to create a network of outstanding schools that thrive through collaboration and interaction.

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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.