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Primary Teaching Assistant - Term Time

St George's CE Foundation School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5447-259S
  • Posted:29/03/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 (£12,101 per annum)
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:20/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC



Monday – Friday, 8.30 a.m. – 3.00 p.m.

30 hours per week, Term Time Only

How would you like to work for a school that provides a supportive and friendly environment?  We are excited to be in a position to expand our Teaching Assistant team at the Primary site and are looking for someone with the experience, expertise and ambition to join our team and contribute to our vision that “every moment, every day, every individual counts”!  If this sounds just like what you have been searching for then look no further! 

As a Primary TA you will:

  • Be class based during the morning and in the afternoons you will be expected to do a variety of provisions – phonics, speech and language, reading, comprehension, precision, clever hands etc.
  • Be expected to maintain accurate records.
  • Be on duty at break time and lunch time throughout the day.
  • Have opportunities to support clubs and extended day activities if desired.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Understanding of children with SEND issues.
  • Experience of moving children forward.
  • Experience supporting as a minimum in either Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2
  • An understanding as a minimum of either assessment at Early Years or Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2 SATS
  • Experience in the use of Too simple or similar app based assessment
  • The ability to be flexible to the needs of the school
  • The ability to work on your own and as part of a team
  • First Aid qualification (not essential but desirable).

What we offer:

  • A friendly and professional place to work
  • The opportunity to work in an All-Through school with pupils aged 4 to 19 years.
  • Greater likelihood of securing education at St George’s School for your children in accordance with our admissions criteria.
  • Working in outstanding facilities, we work across a 38 week curriculum.
  • Located in the beautiful coastal town of Broadstairs within the District of Thanet, we boast a central location with affordable housing.

St George’s is a successful, oversubscribed school, judged as Good by Ofsted where achievement is rising rapidly, all we want is to provide the best possible education for our pupils.

Further information:  

We reserve the right to close this post on receipt of sufficient applications.  We can only consider applications received in the school format, we are unable to accept CVs. 

St George’s Church of England Foundation School is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.

Closing date:     Tuesday, 20th April 2021

Information about the school

St. George's Church of England Foundation School is a 4 - 19 mixed All-Through school of above average size situated in an area where over 30% of all students attend local grammar school.

The school moved into a brand new, state of the art building in April 2010. From September 2016, St George's Church of England Foundation School expanded to include a Primary phased provision and is now an all through school.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01843) 609001


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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.