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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Singlewell Primary School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2509-70S
  • Posted:01/07/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:13/07/2020 at 10:00
  • Interviews:To be Advised


We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our school from September 2020 to work initially with a KS2 class.

The applicant will need to be qualified, have some experience from working in other key stages as staff are required to be adaptable and be able to work in different classes over time.  The candidate would need to demonstrate strong literacy and numeracy skills in order to assist the teacher in delivering the lessons and to enable the children to reach their full potential.  

The successful candidate will be required to set up learning areas, lead intervention groups and support children with learning needs as well as occasionally being responsible for the whole class. They would also need to be flexible and enthusiastic with a positive attitude.

This is a part-time permanent appointment (term-time only) 16h 45m per week, 8.40am - 12.45pm and 1.45pm - 3.15pm Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.  The post will be paid on KR3 pro rata (see Job Description for more details). 

Singlewell School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Any appointment would be subject to appropriate safeguarding procedures.

If you would like to visit the school, please contact the school office on 01474 569859. Our website is www.singlewell.kent.sch.uk.



Information about the school

Number on Roll:- 330

Singlewell school has a warm, family feel and is situated in a pleasant leafy site on the outskirts of Gravesend. The school has been expanded to two form entry from September 2016 and had a new building constructed. There are currently two classes in Reception, Year 1 and Year 2 and Year 3 and one class from Year 4 - Year 6. All classes have support assistants. From September 2020 there will be a second Year 4 class. We are very lucky to have modern buildings and facilities and spacious grounds.

Our Ofsted inspection recognised that Singlewell is a Good school. Progress and attainment are high across the school and teaching is good. It stated that attendance is high, behaviour is good and children enjoy coming to school. Pupils are eager to learn and work enthusiastically together. There are very positive relationships between pupils and staff.

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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.