Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Meopham School, Meopham

  • Ref:KCC886-4004-272S
  • Posted:15/07/2020
  • Pay:SAT Band 3
  • Start Date:October 2020
  • App Close Date:19/08/2020 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 1st September 2020

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Teaching Assistant required for October 2020 start

Salary - SAT Band 3 - £11,890 per annum (£17,497 FTE)

Permanent role

30 hours per week, term time only

Closing date: 19th August 2020

Interview date: W/C 1st September 2020

We are currently seeking a Teaching Assistant to work in our dynamic SEN department.  As a Teaching Assistant, you will be supporting out pupils, with SEN, both inside and outside of the classroom, to support their progress and exceed their potential.  You will work closely with class teachers and our Operational SENCO on a daily basis, as well as lead on intervention sessions during advisory periods.  

Good levels of literacy and numeracy are essential.  

Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.

Applications should be made via this site only.  Please note, we cannot accept CVs alone. 

If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact HR@swale.at or 01795 426091 (option 2)

In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details/application forms on file once the position is filled.

Interested applicants are welcome to contact Jenny Brown (jennifer.browne@swale.at) at the school for an informal discussion regarding the post. 

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosure

Executive Headteacher: Mrs S Dickinson

Information about the school

Welcome to Meopham School, where a traditional family culture combines with an ambitious ethos for excellence.

Our ethos creates a supportive, energising and inspiring climate for success. Indeed, we were recognised as the highest performing non-selective school in Kent for the third year running in the January 2019 school Performance Tables. We were also judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in January 2019.

However, at Meopham School we measure success not just in terms of excellent academic outcomes, but also in the development of strong character. Our traditional academic curriculum combines with our Excellence Through Character curriculum to ensure that every student is nurtured to uncover their talents and aptitudes. We recognise that excellent examination results are only a part of the story. Qualifications and personality open doors initially, but it is strength of character which keeps those doors open and allows our young people to lead happy, successful and healthy lives.

We are proud that Meopham School students are curious in their learning, resilient in overcoming difficulty, and are confident in evaluating their own progress. As a consequence, they are ambitious to achieve academic and personal success, both in school and in the world beyond.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Suzanne Dickinson - Headteacher
  • Address:Wrotham Road, Meopham, Kent, DA13 0AH
  • Telephone: (01474) 814646
  • Email: MSSrecruitment@swale.at

Fax: (01474) 813083

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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.