Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Chilton Primary School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2596-127S
  • Posted:29/06/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:1/9/20
  • App Close Date:10/07/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 16th July (tbc)


We have two vacancies for class based Teaching Assistants to join our team.

One of these will be based in Key Stage One and the second in Key Stage Two. Each post is for 15 hours per week (9-12), term time only.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Experience of working within a primary school environment
  • Flexibility and a willingness to learn
  • Passion and enthusiasm for working for the best outcomes for children
  • Great communication and team work skills
  • A good sense of humour - someone that doesn't take themselves too seriously!
  • Experience of delivering phonics would also be an advantage

We can offer you:

  • An extremely supportive and talented team to welcome you
  • Professional development and training
  • Guidance and advice from an experienced SENCO
  • Fantastic children who make the job worthwhile!

Please outline in detail in your application how you meet the job description and why we should choose you! Please also indicate if you have a preference of Key Stage. The interviews will take place in person -  outdoors and they will adhere to social distancing requirements. 

The contracts will be temporary for one year initially.

Please contact Mrs Kate Law, Head of School, by email with any queries or questions regarding the roles (headofschool@chiltonprimary.co.uk)

 The Viking Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the care and welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service records check and references.

Information about the school

Chilton Primary School is part of Viking Academy Trust which comprises of one junior school and two primary schools; Chilton Primary, Ramsgate Arts Primary School and Upton Junior School.

Chilton is a two form entry school situated on the outskirts of Ramsgate. We provide distinctive and exciting learning environments in which all pupils receive the support and encouragement they need to become successful, confident pupils.

The Viking Academy Trust has a dedicated staff team; determined in their efforts to ensure all pupils receive a first class educational experience. We combine a broad, challenging, high-quality education with excellent pastoral care and extra-curricular opportunity.

Our aim is to educate our pupils in the broadest sense, offering a firm foundation for life, a challenging but safe environment and a strong community spirit.

Our pupils; staff, parents and governors are proud of their school - come and see why!

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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.