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1:1 Learning Support Assistant - Full-time/Part-time

Meopham Community Academy, Meopham

  • Ref:KCC886-2656-160S
  • Posted:07/09/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:30/09/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC

Advert

Meopham Community Academy is looking to recruit Learning Support Assistants to join our team!

Meopham Community Academy is an oversubscribed two-form entry primary school in the village of Meopham, with links to the M2 and M20. If you are passionate about supporting children to reach their full potential and want to work in a school striving to provide the very best opportunities for our children, we could be the school for you! 

We have one 5-day role and one 3-day role working with children with additional needs; therefore this is a temporary position linked to funding received for the child. The successful candidate will be required to work Monday to Friday or Monday to Wednesday, term time only, from 8:30am – 3:30pm.

We are looking for someone who is:  

  • able to contribute to, and work as part of a team  
  • ideally has experience working with children with learning difficulties or delivering interventions
  • passionate about enabling every child to fulfil their potential  
  • hold a TA qualification with GCSEs in English & Maths A-C or equivalent
  • committed to high expectations of children's learning and behaviour  
  • excellent communication and personal skills and a flexible attitude

We can offer you:  

  • positive, happy pupils with an excellent attitude to learning  
  • a passionate and committed leadership team  
  • opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • a great place to work with a fantastic team who like to have fun! 

To find out more about our school and whether you would like to become part of our team, please take a look at our school website to have a look at the vast array of learning opportunities we provide and contact us via the details below to book a tour with one of our senior leaders.

Meopham Community Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check). 

Please note we reserve the right to interview candidates and appoint for these positions earlier than the closing date. If you are interested in these positions, please do not delay your application until the deadline for submission.

Information about the school

Meopham Community Academy is a two form entry primary school set in a beautiful village location and the school prides itself on providing a happy, safe and caring environment for all its pupils. We are a busy, friendly and popular school with a warm and welcoming ethos; recognised by all who visit!

The staff, parents and governors of our school work together to provide the best for the families we serve. We want our children to enjoy their time and education with us and to achieve the highest possible standards in all aspects of their lives. We are very proud of our school and the high standards of behaviour and learning that our children achieve.

Our broad curriculum, wide range of extra-curricular activities and support for pupils were all recognised in the most recent, short Ofsted inspection in October 2018, where the school continued to be rated as "Good".

We work closely with our partner schools within The Pathway Academy Trust; Wrotham Road Primary School, Riverview Infant School, Riverview Junior School and Culverstone Green Primary School.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Michele Sowden-Mehta
  • Address:Meopham Community Academy, Longfield Road, Meopham, Kent, DA13 0JW
  • Telephone: 01474812259
  • Email: office@meophamca.com

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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.