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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Borden CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3329-39S
  • Posted:11/03/2021
  • Pay:KR3 £17,769 to £18,039 pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:09/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:20 April 2021


We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Temporary Teaching Assistant to join our team as soon as possible, to provide 1:1 support for a Year 2 pupil in KS1.

This is a part-time appointment (term-time only)

TA 1:1, 27.5 hours per week Monday to Friday paid on KR3 £17,769 - £18,039 (pro rata)

Previous experience as a teaching assistant would be an advantage and in particular within KS1 and with pupils with additional needs.

The successful candidate will be literate and numerate to GCSE or equivalent and have relevant experience of teaching phonic skills and reading.

Ideally, in applying for the post you will have:

  • Essential previous experience of working as a teaching assistant, including working with children with additional needs.
  • High standards of work-ethic, self-motivated and an ability to work with high levels of independence.
  • High standards of personal presentation, punctuality, professional standards and team work.
  • The ability to form positive relationships with children and adults.
  • Excellent interpersonal and organisational skills.

This post is linked to specific time limited funding and will cease, when the funding stops or if for any reason the child leaves the school.

Borden Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references



Information about the school

Our village school is situated on the edge of Sittingbourne overlooking farmland and a rolling hillside. We have 137 children in 5 mixed age classes. Ofsted in March 2008 graded us outstanding.

SIAMS Inspection in July 2018 graded us outstanding You are welcome to visit us. Please contact the school for an appointment

Our school website at www.borden.kent.sch.uk contains a lot of relevant information about the school. Take a tour around the school, visit the classes and enjoy seeing what the children have been learning and doing, read the newsletters and Ofsted reports.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Josie Boland
  • Address:School Lane, Borden, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME9 8JS
  • Telephone: 01795472593
  • Email: office@borden.kent.sch.uk

Fax: 01795472593


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.