1:1 Teaching Assistant - Speech & Language Specialist - Part-time

Tiger Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2008-115S
  • Posted:21/05/2020
  • Pay:£10,594 - £11,662 per annum (£15,800 -£17,394 fte)
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:02/06/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:June 2020


Tiger Primary School is a welcoming, learning focused community school. Set in a new open-plan building, we are looking to welcome a 1:1 Teaching Assistant specialising in Speech & Language difficulties, to support and develop a Key Stage One student. This role is on a fixed-term basis until July 2021, for  30 hours per week, five days per week, term-time only. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic, fun and highly supportive group of dedicated people.


We are very proud of our welcoming atmosphere within the school and as such, have been over-subscribed since opening in 2012. 


We will offer you:

  • A vibrant and exciting place to work
  • The support of a Trust that currently runs two secondary schools, primary school and Nursery for children aged 3 months to 4 years
  • An opportunity to join various schemes such as the Benenden corporate healthcare scheme and Kent Rewards
  • An excellent CPD programme, with opportunities for action research and gaining nationally accredited qualifications 


Please contact Karen Thorpe, Office Manager, to find out more about Tiger Primary tigerprimary@futureschoolstrust.com.


Tiger Primary School is part of Future Schools Trust, which is comprised of two Secondary Academies (New Line Learning and Cornwallis), a Primary School (Tiger Primary School) and a Nursery; Tiger Cubs Nursery.


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The Future Schools Trust is a forward thinking, supportive organisation that is keen to develop staff to their full potential.


Only applications submitted by the school application process will be considered, we are unable to accept CVs.


All posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Future Schools Trust is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. All members of staff are expected to share and adhere to this commitment.

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Enthusiasm, vision and buy-in are all key attributes for staff at Future Schools Trust, and in return we look to provide an environment which excels at engaging young people, providing unique opportunities for the delivery of a 21st century education and celebrating the success of all of our young people. We actively seek to encourage training and development and have a great track record of nurturing talent within our staff group, ensuring that everyone has the skills required to be highly effective, and beyond that, to assist us in pioneering our learning delivery for the future.

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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.