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Teaching Assistant - 8:30 Until 13:30 Daily, Term Time Only (38 Weeks Per Year) - Part-time

Cage Green Primary School and Phoenix Centre , Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2114-116S
  • Posted:08/02/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 - £18,039 pro rota
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:24/02/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:February 2021

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Our lively, friendly school is looking for a proactive individual to join our dedicated team of education providers. Cage Green is a school on a journey. It’s an exciting time to work here, surrounded by enthusiastic, skilled professionals who are striving to make sure that all children achieve their very best. Our children have great behaviour, a want to learn and a really fun spark that makes us laugh every day.

We are looking to recruit a teaching assistant initially to work with lower Key Stage 2. The role will include teaching targetted groups of children, supporting the class teacher with day to day learning and working proactively as part of a team to ensure that each child meets their potential. We are looking for high calibre people with excellent English and maths skills who will be able to lead children’s learning confidently.

Prior experience as a teaching assistant is desirable, but not essential for a person who is keen to learn with a positive attitude. It is also desirable that the applicant should be willing to provide class cover, (for additional pay) but training will be provided to ensure the necessary skills.

The successful applicant must:

 · Have good mathematics and English skills (absolutely essential)

· Have good behaviour management skills

· Be able to communicate well with children, parents and colleagues

· Be willing to learn and develop skills to support children’s learning

· Be flexible and understand that plans change

· Be proactive in their approach to resources, plans and solving problems.

· Have a commitment to the safeguarding of children

· Be forward thinking and proactive

We are committed to achieving equal opportunities in employment and service delivery.

Connect Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If you wish to find out more about the role, please contact Joanna Styles, Headteacher, Cage Green Primary School on 01732 354325. Visits from prospective applicants are encouraged. You will be required to wear a mask and gloves and social distancing will be rigorously maintained.

Curriculum Vitae are NOT accepted as an alternative to a completed Application Form, if you have not been invited to an interview within two weeks of the closing date please consider your application was unsuccessful.

Information about the school

Cage Green is an inclusive school and we place great importance on the need to ensure that all our pupils are included equally in opportunities for learning.

The school's ethos and the values we practice and promote aim to secure equal opportunities for all the pupils at Cage Green whatever their age, gender, ethnicity, attainment and background.

As a learning community all the staff work hard and are fully committed to securing the best provision for our pupils and the different groups that they may represent.

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.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01732 369468

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.