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Teaching Assistant - Maternity

Capel-le-Ferne Primary School, Folkestone

  • Ref:KCC886-2559-47S
  • Posted:07/02/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:16/04/2020
  • App Close Date:24/02/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:4th March 2020


We are looking for a committed, enthusiastic and preferably experienced Teaching Assistant to join our friendly and supportive team as of March 16th 2020. The successful applicant will need to be able to demonstrate the following;

  • minimum of GCSE at C or above in English and Maths
  • excellent communication skills
  • an ability to work as part of a team
  • committed to helping every child reach their potential
  • the ability to establish good working relationships with children, staff and parents
  • a positive and flexible approach


The position will be for 26.75 hours and will include some lunchtime and breaktime duties. The role is term time only and on a fixed term contract until Dec 2020.

Informal visits to the school are most welcome - please contact the office on 01303 251353 to arrange a tour.

The governors and staff of Capel-le-Ferne Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people entrusted in our care. All posts will be subject to references and a full DBS check.

Information about the school

We are a 4-11 single form entry Primary School. We currently have 200 pupils on roll.
Capel-le-Ferne Primary School serves the villages of Capel-le-Ferne, Hougham and Alkham. Our school nestles on the White Cliffs of Dover and is a wonderful place to teach. We were graded as a good school by Ofsted in February 2017. At Capel we are fortunate to work for children who are well-behaved, happy and enthusiastic in their learning. We have a dynamic and supportive teaching and learning team, who display a strong commitment to innovation and excellence. We have extended the school with a library, and have spacious, picturesque grounds, which we have continued to develop, with the recent addition of an outside theatre.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:David Metcalfe, Headteacher
  • Address:Capel Street, Capel-Le-Ferne, Folkestone, Kent, CT18 7HB
  • Telephone: (01303) 251353
  • Email: office@capel-le-ferne.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01303) 246495


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.