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Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Maplesden Noakes School, Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-5401-218S
  • Posted:12/02/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 4
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:26/02/2021 at 08:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Due to the expansion of the school we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to work with specific students. The contract is initially until 31st August 2021 and will be renewable subject to the continuation of higher needs funding.

The hours are 33.75 per week from 8.15am – 3.45pm Monday to Thursday and 8.15am until 3.30pm Fridays (inclusive of lunch breaks).  Term time only plus 5 staff development days.

Salary:  Kent Range 4 (currently £18,129.00 - £19,239.00 pa) – full time equivalent

Further details are available to view on the attached job description.

Applicants must have evidence of a high standard of literacy and numeracy (i.e. GCSE English and Maths Grade C/4 or above).  

Applications should be made via the Kent Teach website by the closing date of Friday 26th February 2021 – 8am.


Maplesden Noakes School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such, this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Services check.

Information about the school

Maplesden Noakes is an 11-18 co-educational non-selective school with approximately 1251 pupils on roll including 260 in the sixth form. The school has an excellent reputation, is popular with parents and regularly over-subscribed.

The school has embarked upon a High Performance Learning programme which is based on the premise that intelligence is not fixed and performance is not bound by prior attainment. We believe that all of our pupils have the potential to achieve the very highest standards of performance no matter what their background or previous achievement.

Maplesden Noakes is situated on the west side of Maidstone approximately 40 miles south east of London. The school benefits from having strong links with the local business community.

We look forward to receiving your application.

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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.