Teaching Asistant To Support Special Educational Needs - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Rolvenden Primary School, Cranbrook

  • Ref:KCC886-2287-39S
  • Posted:24/07/2020
  • Pay:NJC Scale 2, point 3, Pro Rata Post for one year.
  • Start Date:From 01.09.20 - can be later in September 2020
  • App Close Date:18/08/2020 at 16:00
  • Interviews:25/08/20




Do you have a passion for supporting children with special educational needs to fully access the curriculum and enjoy school life to the full? 

We are looking for a creative, energetic, caring and experienced teaching assistant to provide 1:1 support for children with special educational needs, including social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH).

Rolvenden Primary School is a small school with a big difference.

Our CREATE values: Creativity, Resillience, Engagement, Apsiration, Teamwork and Enjoyment, permeate through all we do in school to help our children reach their full potential.

This role is a term time only post.

We look forward to hearing from you!

Information about the school

Rolvenden Primary is a small rural school comprising of 4 mixed age classes; which both nurture and foster independence and confidence. We currently have 98 pupils on roll serving the children of the village and beyond.

Our teachers are creative, enthusiastic and our children love to learn. The school has been in the village since 1837 and has classrooms in the original Victorian building, as well as a mobile classroom and library.

Rolvenden Primary is nestled within the picturesque village, our school benefits from amazing facilities including an enormous school field and an outdoor swimming pool.

We are well resourced for both curricular and extra curricular activities. Every class has the support of a teaching assistant for the benefit of our children and teachers.

As a school we are part of the Tenterden Schools Trust. this is a local trust and includes Homewood Secondary School, Tenterden Church of England Junior School, Tenterden Infant School and St. Michael's Church of England Primary School.Being part of this trust enables our staff to have additional professionals to work closely with to ensure we provide an excellent learning environment for our children and work place for our staff and their chosen professional development route.

We are also actively engaged in the Tenterden Rural Alliance and participate in Ashford School meetings

We endeavour to enjoy our rural links, by using the environment to support many of our studies and go on whole school Welly Walks where other family members are invited to join us! Our children love taking part in our whole school productions - whether at school, in the Church, on our field or at the National Trust Theatre at Smallhythe Place.

Rolvenden Primary is a thriving, vibrant place to be, with a friendly enthusiastic staff, supportive parents and governors.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Sandy Hughes - Business Manager
  • Address:Hastings Road, Rolvenden , Cranbrook, Kent, TN17 4LS
  • Telephone: (01580) 241444
  • Email: sandy.hughes@rolvenden.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01580) 241496


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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.