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Class Teaching Assistant - Term Time Only - Temporary

Herne Bay Infant School & Seashells Nursery, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-2263-205S
  • Posted:12/02/2021
  • Pay:KR3 £18,039 - pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:26/02/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Week beginning 1st March


Teaching Assistant

Kent Range 3

Starting salary:  £18,039 (pro rata to hours and weeks worked)

Hours:  31.25 hours per week, term-time only


We are looking to appoint a temporary Teaching Assistant to join our wonderful team until the end of the summer term, in the first instance.   The position is to start as soon as possible. We are offering the opportunity to work in one of the largest Infant Schools in Kent, in a very supportive atmosphere. 


The successful candidate will be expected to:

  • Have relevant qualifications or experience (NVQ Level 3 or equivalent)
  • Good standard of English and Maths, written and spoken.
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge of Early Years and Key Stage 1 Curriculum.
  • Be able to differentiate when supporting learning.
  • Be a good team player.
  • Be highly organised in record keeping, thoroughly maintaining and updating records.
  • Be flexible and prepared to use their initiative.
  • Be committed to their own professional development.
  • Be someone who enjoys working with young children and is fun to work with!

Be imaginative, creative, very energetic and prepared to work outside, whatever the weather!

Information about the school

This large thriving school is well established in the area and shares a site with Herne Bay Junior School, bounded by Kings Road and Stanley Road and enjoying a central position in the town.

The maximum roll in this four form entry school, including our nursery, is 412 pupils. The Leadership Team consists of the Executive Headteacher and Head of School. There is a good staff/pupil ratio throughout the school ensuring an inclusive, creative, supportive and secure environment.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01227) 742305


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.