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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Kemsley Primary Academy, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-2021-73S
  • Posted:11/09/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Tuesday 1st December 2020
  • App Close Date:22/09/2020 at 16:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 24th September 2020


We are looking to appoint a fun, enthusiastic and hardworking Teaching Assistant to join our fantastic EYFS team, and support with teaching and learning our Reception class.

If you have experience working in EYFS, strong literacy and numeracy skills, as well as experience teaching phonics then we would love to hear from you! 

In your role at Kemsley Primary Academy, you will be required to set up learning areas, lead intervention groups, as well as supervise children during playtimes amd lunchtimes. In addition to this, the successful candidate will also be required to support with the cover of the class during PPA time.

We can offer you:
Polite and well-mannered children
Enthusiastic and inquisitive learners
Kind and caring colleagues
An  encouraging and supportive senior leadership team
Exciting opportunities for CPD

This is a part-time permanent appointment (term-time only) 8.45am - 3pm, Tuesday to Thursday.  The post will be paid on KR3 pro rata (see Job Description for more details). 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed but will need to take place after 3:15pm due to social distancing. 

To apply, please complete the application form attached, referring to the job description and person specification. Once completed, please send your application to Miss Iris Homer, Headteacher: headteacher@kemsley.kent.sch.uk by Tuesday 22nd September 4pm.

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 22nd September and shortlisted candidates will be contacted on this day and provided with details of the interview. Interviews will take place on Thursday 24th September.

We look forward to hearing from you! 



Information about the school

Kemsley Primary Academy is member of the REAch2 Trust, a national family of primary academies committed to raising standards and achieving excellent for all pupils whatever their background or circumstance. Staff within REAch2 belong to a national community of professionals, and benefit from a wide range of networks and development opportunities across the Trust. The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike. Kemsley Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people / vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory written references.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Iris Homer
  • Address:Coldharbour Lane, Kemsley, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 2RP
  • Telephone: 01795 428689
  • Email: office@kemsley.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01795 428725


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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.