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SEN Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Valley Invicta Primary School at East Borough , Maidstone

  • Ref:KCC886-2172-162S
  • Posted:16/11/2020
  • Pay:VIAT 2 (£8,231 pro rata to £18,808
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:19/04/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


This is a temporary post linked to High Needs Funding to start as soon as possible

8.30 am – 12.30, Mon – Fri, 20 hrs per week, 38 weeks per annum (term time only)

Pay Scale: VIAT 2 (£8,231 pro rata to full time salary of £18,808)

Are you an adaptable teaching assistant who can apply a range of skills to bring out the best in our pupils? Come and join our friendly, vibrant school where the pupils are well behaved and love to learn.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, positive and understanding Teaching Assistant to work in one of our Year 1 classes. The role will include a mix of general classroom support with a range of children and some specific one to one support for a child with some challenging needs. You will need to be flexible and reflective.
There would be in house support for the successful applicant from the class teachers and our experienced SEN team.

Please call and ask to speak to Mrs De’Athe (SENCO) for further details.

We reserve the right to appoint to this role ahead of the closing date should an appropriate candidate be found.

Information about the school

East Borough is a popular two form entry Primary School with a friendly, caring ethos in the centre of Maidstone. It is set in large grounds, with beautifully maintained buildings and outside areas. We have 3 playgrounds and a large field with a good reputation for sport, ICT and music as well as for academic standards.

Ethos: Our school aims to create a safe, caring and respectful culture to enable children to develop personal abilities, interests and talents. We do this through an identified set of Core Values: Aspiration, Respect, Responsibility, Resilience, Courage, with the overall challenge to be the best we can be.

We are developing learning skills to ensure that children acquire positive work attitudes, grow up with honesty and learn to accept responsibility with confidence.

Our curriculum is broad and balanced. It is enriched with trips, visits, productions, extra curricular activities and wrap around care. We offer opportunities for children to excel in a variety of ways.

We provide a quality education to all our pupils helping them to learn, as future citizens and lifelong learners.

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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.