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Teaching Assistant and Midday Supervisor - Full-time

Shears Green Junior School, Northfleet

  • Ref:KCC886-2431-130S
  • Posted:12/11/2020
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:26/11/2020 at 11:00
  • Interviews:To be advised


Shears Green Junior School is looking to appoint an experienced teaching assistant (KR3) for (27hrs 05 mins) to support key stage 2 pupil(s).  This will, initally,  be on a temporary contract until 31st August 2021.  Dependent on funding there may be an opportunity to extend the contract. 

We are looking for a well organised, reliable, flexible team member who can inspire and motivate our pupils.   This role will involve both working in class, supporting an individual and working with small groups of children.

The successful applicant will also be expected to undertake the role of Midday Supervisor for one hour per day. (5 hours per week). A twenty minutes break will be given in the morning and a further ten minutes break at lunch time.

Applicants must enjoy working with children, be emotionally intelligent, caring, and flexible and have excellent positive behaviour management strategies. We can offer you a happy, friendly working environment and a supportive team. Visits to the school are welcome. 

Applicants should have a good standard of English and Maths as well as a good general standard of education with an NVQ level 2 or equivalent.

Only applicants through this website will be considered.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an Enhanced DBS and references.

Information about the school

Shears Green is a large, popular, successful and over-subscribed junior school situated in Gravesham. There are currently 480 pupils on roll organised into 16 classes.

We are well resourced, have excellent ICT facilities, large splendid grounds, and children who want to learn.

If you want to learn more about the school why not visit our website on www.shearsgreen-jun.kent.sch.uk.

Job Contact Information

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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.