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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Saltwood CEP School, Hythe

  • Ref:KCC886-3350-83S
  • Posted:18/11/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:January 2020
  • App Close Date:05/12/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:11th December 2019


We are seeking a  teaching assistant from January 2020  to work in our Key Stage 1.  The vacancy is for 23  hours over 5 days per week.

 We are looking for someone who:

  • Will support children's learning in and out of the classroom both individually and in groups.
  • Has the ability to make good relationships with children, colleagues and parents.
  • Will lead interventions for individuals and groups with confidence and initiative.
  • Is confident to work independently, particularly in the teaching of phonics to small groups of children
  • Is efficient, flexible and reliable.
  • Is able to work as a positive team player with energy and enthusiasm.
  • Has a willingness to support the school's Christian ethos and contribute to the wider life of the school.

Previous successful experience as a teaching assistant would be an advantage and in particular within KS1.  The relevant NVQ2/3 or equivalent is expected and GCSE Maths and English Grade C or above is essential.

The position will commence as soon as possible after a successful interview.

Visits to our exciting and friendly school are recommended.  Please contact the school office  for an appointment.



Information about the school

Saltwood Church of England Primary School is a successful single form entry school at the heart of a supportive village community.

We are a high performing school with hard working, dedicated staff who enjoy working together in an enthusiastic and co-operative environment. We have 221 pupils on roll in 7 classes with good facilities, including an ICT suite and attractive grounds.

Pupils are well behaved and motivated; they respond well to our caring Christian ethos and they are eager to learn in our happy environment. Please look at our website for more information and pictures of our school.

We are part of a highly successful Federation with Bodsham Church of England Primary School, near Wye.

Saltwood Church of England Primary School has been rated as Outstanding by Ofsted since 2007 and by SIAMs in 2017.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303 264899)


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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.