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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Term Time

Tunbury Primary School, Walderslade

  • Ref:KCC886-2530-256S
  • Posted:28/06/2019
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:November 2020
  • App Close Date:16/10/2020 at 08:00
  • Interviews:wb 19th October 2020


Do you have a passion for learning? If so, please join us! We are looking for a new teaching assistant to join our team.

At Tunbury, teaching assistants work in phase-based teams to support children's learning. Our teaching assistants are highly skilled and play an active and valuable role in shaping our children's learning experiences, in partnership with our teachers. This vacancy is for either our Years 2-4 phase or our Year 5-6 phase. The hours of work are 35 hours per week, 8.30am-4.00pm, term-time only (39 weeks per year).

The successful candidate will be a qualified and experienced teaching assistant, who will also hold qualifications in English and Mathematics at GCSE Grade C or equivalent.

If you can keep our children smiling and make a difference, then please apply to our school. 

Please note: unfortunately it will not be possible to visit the school prior to making an application. If you would like to learn more about the role, please phone the school office on 01634 863085 to talk to a member of our Senior Leadership Team, as we would be happy to discuss this with you. Our school Covid-19 risk assessment is available to view at https://www.tunbury.kent.sch.uk/Parents/Letters-Forms/ . 

Information about the school

Tunbury Primary School is a popular three form entry school set in spacious grounds within the leafy suburbs of Walderslade, Kent. Our children are happy, well motivated and very keen to learn. The Tunbury staff team is welcoming, supportive and positive about making a difference. Our school is rated Good by Ofsted.

Tunbury Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:The Office
  • Address:Tunbury Primary School, Tunbury Avenue, Walderslade, Kent, ME5 9HY
  • Telephone: 01634 863085
  • Email: office@tunbury.kent.sch.uk


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.