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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Full-time

Lansdowne Primary School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-2055-145S
  • Posted:18/11/2020
  • Pay:KR3 (£18039 FTE)
  • Start Date:4th January 2021 (subject to DBS being processed)
  • App Close Date:30/11/2020 at 10:00
  • Interviews:wb 14th Dec (subject to references being returned)

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Lansdowne Primary School are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and hardworking Teaching Assistant to support children in class.

This is a great opportunity to join the fantastic team at Lansdowne and make a real difference to the children. Click here to see what it's like to be a teaching assistant at The Stour Academy Trust.

We are looking for someone who can bring motivation, energy and excellent communication skills to the role.  You will play a vital role in supporting our children with their educational, physical, emotional and social development, and play an active role alongside the teacher in shaping the learning of the class.

This has been a challenging year and we are committed to providing the best support to help our children 'catch up' and achieve their full potential. We are looking for high-calibre applicants with a passion for learning and high expectations for all pupils.  If you are looking for a challenge and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team then we would love to hear from you. 

Unfortunately due to the current Covid-19 restrictions we are not able to invite people in to our school but our Facebook pages and website are regularly updated and will give you an excellent idea of what life at Lansdowne is like every day.

30hrs/43 paid weeks (term time + 5 weeks holiday). 
Pro rata'd salary on KR3 
(30hrs @ 43 paid weeks) will be approximately £12,250.00 gross

This role is funded by the Government's "Covid Catch Up" scheme and as such will be a Fixed Term contract until 31st August 2021.

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.

Please note that references will be requested prior to interview, at least one reference must be from your most recent employer.

Candidates who are invited for interview will be required to bring with them photo ID (either a valid driving licence or passport)

For more information about Lansdowne Primary School please visit the website and facebook page:

www.lansdowne.kent.sch.uk

www.facebook.com/lansdowneprimaryschool

www.thestouracademytrust.org.uk

Information about the school

Lansdowne Primary School is part of The Stour Academy Trust, a highly collaborative, primary only multi-academy trust.

Lansdowne was rated as a Good school with Outstanding in Leadership and Early Years by Ofsted in September 2017, with inspectors praising the school’s “high-quality professional development for staff” and “outstanding curriculum”.

Working in a collaborative model, Lansdowne is part of the Swale Hub of the Trust, joining two further Swale schools, Thistle Hill Academy and Richmond Academy. All Academies in the Trust share the same core values and ethos; raise standards and address under performance whilst making sure that the children are at the heart of every decision. Through the effective use of Hubs, the Trust’s aim and ambition is to create a network of outstanding schools that thrive through collaboration and interaction.

Join a supportive and collaborative network of staff at The Stour Academy Trust.

Benefits • Full induction process • Forward thinking work-life balance package • Support from a wealth of experienced teachers • Excellent career progression opportunities

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01795) 423752

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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.