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Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

The Holy Family Catholic Primary School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2041-71S
  • Posted:09/07/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:14/07/2020 at 14:00
  • Interviews:16th July


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join a team that are continually working together under the school motto of 'Love Jesus, Love Learning, Love Each Other.  This is initially a fixed term position with funding linked to a pupil in school until the end of the academic year, working 5 days per week, 26.25 hrs per week.

This role is ideal for an enthusiastic individual who can demonstrate a proactive willingness to learn and who is passionate about helping children to achieve their potential outcome; a strong team player with good time management skills who is willing to take direction from the class teacher and is capable of helping to develop resilient, confident pupils with a growth mindset. While applicants with experience are prefered, an applicant is not required to have Teaching Assistant experience but does need to demonstrate experience of working in a child-orientated learning environment.  

Applicants wil be required to complete an English and Maths exercise as part of the interview process.

We would warmly invite you to visit our friendly school to allow you to appreciate our inclusive Catholic ethos and our beautiful grounds but unfortunately we are unable to do this during the current pandemic.  Please contact the school office on 01622 756778 should you require additional information. Information can also be found via the school website: www.holyfamily.kent.sch.uk

We look forward to welcoming you to our school!

Information about the school

Holy Family is a Catholic school offering a ‘Good’ Catholic Education (Section 48 inspection) and is part of the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership (KCSP).

As a one form entry Catholic Primary School in the South of Maidstone, serving the Parish of South Maidstone and the local area, each member of the team has an enormous impact on the educational development and enthusiasm of the children's learning journey.

With spacious classrooms and a large outdoor area including playground, extensive paddock, wildlife area, and daily mile running track, our children are hardworking and full of enthusiasm for learning. They are also friendly, polite and generous towards everyone that they meet.

Our dedicated staff work hard to ensure that every child is supported and challenged to aspire to be the best they can be. Supporting our community with a breakfast club and after school provision, we pride ourselves on the nurturing atmosphere and Catholic ethos that is experienced by everyone who works in, or visits our school.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Sarah Ottembrajt
  • Address:Bicknor Road, Maidstone, Kent, ME15 9PS
  • Telephone: (01622) 756778
  • Email: sottembrajt@kcsp.org.uk

Fax: 01622 662983


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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.