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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Herne Bay Infant School & Seashells Nursery, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2263-190S
  • Posted:19/09/2019
  • Pay:KR3 £17365 (pro rata to hours and weeks worked)
  • Start Date:30 October 2019
  • App Close Date:07/10/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:15 October 2019


AEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant  - Term Time only


Kent Range 3 – Salary £17,365 (£11,649.51pro rata to hours & weeks worked)

HOURS: 30 Hours per week (38 weeks per year)

8.40am-3.10pm (less 1/2-hour lunch)

We are looking to appoint a temporary AEN 1:1 Teaching Assistant to join our SEN Team. The position is to support a child with their learning, well-being & behaviour needs. The contract would be for 30 hours a week (term time only), from October 2019 until the end August 2020, in the first instance. We are offering the opportunity to work in one of the largest Infant Schools in Kent. 

 The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Have relevant qualifications or experience (NVQ Level 3 or equivalent, or willingness to study for it immediately).
  • Have particular experience of supporting children with significant SEN needs, including ASD, ADHD, Speech & Language difficulties.
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge of the Early Years and Key Stage 1 Curriculum.
  • Be able to differentiate when supporting learning.
  • Be a good team player who enjoys multi-agency liaison.
  • Be highly organised in record keeping - thoroughly maintaining & updating records.
  • Be flexible and prepared to use their initiative.
  • Be committed to their own professional development.
  • Be someone who enjoys working with young children and is fun to work with!
  • Be imaginative, creative and very energetic. 

Information about the school

This large thriving school is well established in the area and shares a site with Herne Bay Junior School, bounded by Kings Road and Stanley Road and enjoying a central position in the town. The maximum roll in this four form entry school, including our nursery is 412 pupils. The Leadership Team consists of the Headteacher, Deputy and Assistant Head teachers. There is a good staff/pupil ratio throughout the school ensuring an inclusive, creative, supportive and secure environment.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 742305


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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.