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2 X Teaching Assistant- Term Time Only +1Sdd - Term Time - Special Needs Position

The Charles Dickens School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-4016-526S
  • Posted:08/07/2020
  • Pay:KR3 - £18,039 pro rata
  • Start Date:1 September 2020
  • App Close Date:14/07/2020 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


The School  BCAT Trust consists of 3 schools: Barton Court Grammar School, an 11-18 years co-educational grammar school in the heart of Canterbury; The Charles Dickens School, an 11-16 years co-educational non-selective school in Broadstairs and opening within 1-2 years a Free School, Barton Manor School, an 11-18 years co-educational non-selective school co-sited with Barton Court Grammar School.

The Post   Governors wish to appoint two excellent temporary Teaching Assistants to fulfil term time only posts, 27.5 hours per week, plus 1 Staff Development Day. 

Candidates should be able to support the delivery of quality teaching and learning, helping to raise standards of achievement for all students and deliver support programmes that enable students to access the curriculum.  Liaising with teachers regarding planning and differentiation will be key.

At least 2 years' experience of working closely with DSEN is required with a good standard of education, use of technology and knowledge of policies and procedures relating to health, safety, security and confidentiality.

This role is temporary and linked to High Needs Funding.This role is temporary and linked to High Needs Funding until June 2021. If further funding is secured this role may be extended.

Hours of work are 08.40-15.10 Monday-Friday (to include 20 minutes unpaid break and 40 minute unpaid lunch break).

How to Apply

Applications for this post should be made online only using the School's application form.  CVs will not be accepted.  On the website click on the Vacancies tab and access the Application Form.  Please email your application to recruitment@cds.kent.sch.uk.  If you wish to discuss this post or arrange a visit, please contact Mrs A Ormsby, Personnel Assistant.

The School reserves the right to interview prior to the closing date so applications should be received at your earliest convenience.

The Charles Dickens School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and a check against the ISA Barred List of Children.

Information about the school

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The Charles Dickens School is an 8 form entry, 1200 student school. The School has great facilities and continues to be oversubscribed.

This is an exciting time to join The Charles Dickens School as it joins the Barton Court Academy Trust (BCAT) working in partnership with Barton Court Grammar School Academy, an outstanding rated co-educational grammar school in Canterbury. This new venture will see The Charles Dickens students and staff benefit from outstanding leadership and the sharing of best practice. The Trust is committed to excellence in professional development.

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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.