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Teaching Assistant - Full-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-87-S
  • Posted:25/06/2021
  • Pay:PFT B1 £19,853 (£16,011 pro rata)
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:09/07/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:W/C 12th July 2021

Schools this job is for


Wayfield began its transition to a two-form entry in September 2019, due to continued growth we are excited to be looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our team!

We live our values of Adventure, Joy, Lifelong Learning, Resilience and Teamwork. Please watch our video to find out more!


Learn more about what a career at Wayfield Primary School can offer you:

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged, so you can see first-hand what a career with us can offer and meet our wonderful pupils and staff team. Please contact the school office on 0300 065 8230 to arrange a visit in accordance with government guidance with Miss H Bond, Acting Head Teacher.

You can also learn more about us by visiting our website: https://www.wayfield.medway.sch.uk/

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 12th July 2021

Contact Information

To apply for this vacancy please complete the attached application form, available to download from the downloads section below, paying particular attention to Section 4 of the form, to indicate how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Person Specification. You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. CV’s will not be accepted. Applications should be submitted via email to Nicola Jones at office@wayfield.medway.sch.uk  by 12pm, Friday 9th July 2021.   Alternatively, you can post your completed application form to Nicola Jones at Wayfield Primary School, Wayfield Road, Chatham, ME5 0HH.

References will be requested for those short listed ONLY and prior to interview. Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted.

The Primary First Trust and Wayfield Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring check and other employment checks.

The Primary First Trust and Wayfield Primary School are committed to equality and diversity in employment practice and service delivery.


Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.