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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Aldington Primary School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-2270-84S
  • Posted:31/03/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:19/04/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:23/04/2021


We are looking to appoint a  new Teaching Assistant to join our dedicated and experienced staff team. The role is to work both in class alongside the class teacher and during our lunchtime.  

The position is to start as soon as possible and is 20 hours a week, 39 weeks a year - term time, + 5 inset days 11:30 - 15:30 Monday - Friday. Payment will be made on the KR3 scale (£18364 pro-rata).

You will have experience of working with primary age children, energy, enthusiasm and passion for young children, be committed to working in partnership with staff, children and families. Additionally you will support high expectations of achievement and behaviour, have a high level of communication, literacy, numeracy and computing skills and be willing to participate in the wider aspects of school life.

We will warmly welcome you to our school community, value your skills, experience and contribution, appreciate your passion to support and value our amazing children and be committed to your professional development.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a check carried out by the Criminal Records Bureau. Confirmation of personal identity and professional qualifications will be required.

Previous applicants for this post do not need to reapply. 

Information about the school

Aldington Primary School is a single form entry school located in the expanding village of Aldington. We have 200 pupils taught across 7 classes; providing a engaging, adventurous, learning journey for children between the ages of 4 and 11 years.

We have an excellent team of enthusiastic and dedicated teachers, support staff and governors. We work closely with our parents and community to provide quality education and exciting learning opportunities.

The school site is a picturesque one with many outdoor learning opportunities, including our own Forest School area. We also access many of the local areas of natural beauty to enhance our children’s learning.

The school, originally opened in 1842 was given to the village by William Deedes. Recent additions now provide a modern learning environment in which children can thrive.

We are committed to all of our children reaching high standards of attainment and achievement in a happy, secure and stimulating environment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01233) 720445


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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.