Teaching Assistant - Term Time

St Augustine's Catholic Primary School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-3754-137S
  • Posted:12/02/2020
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:25/02/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:March



St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School is looking to appoint two term-time Teaching Assistants who are highly skilled and enthusiastic to provide general support across all Years (Reception - Year 6).  Including lunch cover.

Post A: Monday morning 8.55-13.00.  Tuesday 8.55-15.25 with half an hour for lunch.  Wednesday 8.55am-12.00.  Total weekly hours 13.10.

Post B: Monday morning 8.55-13.00.  Tuesday 8.55-15.25 with an hour for lunch.

Wedneday 8.55am-13.00.  Thursday 8.55-12.00. Weekly hours total: 16.45.

Experience of working with children who require a highly differentiated curriculum, support with memory and auditory processing, gross and fine motor skills programmes, social skills and emotional guidance is beneficial but not essential.

You must have a good standard of English and Maths and be able to communicate effectively with adults and children. You will be expected to use your initiative and to contribute your ideas. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with children; works well as part of a team and has a good sense of humour!

Applicants do not need to be practicing Catholics but will need to support the Catholic aims and ethos of the school.

If you would like to find out more about our school please contact the school office for an informal visit on 01892 529796 or visit our website www.st-augustines.kent.sch.uk

Please note that the school will only contact you again if you have been selected for an interview.


The school and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.


The post is subject to an enhanced disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and ISA Registration, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.




Information about the school

St Augustine’s Catholic Primary School has strong links with our three feeder parishes, has enthusiastic and motivated children from a wide catchment area and diverse backgrounds, and a friendly and supportive staff. The curriculum is creative and well resourced. The school is close to the town centre and set in pleasant grounds. The school is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership and is linked to St Margaret Clitherow Primary School in Tonbridge with a shared Executive Academy Principal and Area Business Manager.

In November 2015 Ofsted granted us Good with Outstanding Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare.

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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.