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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Full-time

Thistle Hill Academy, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC886-2034-108S
  • Posted:14/09/2021
  • Pay:KR3 (£18425 FTE)
  • Start Date:Nov 2021 (subject to DBS being returned)
  • App Close Date:21/09/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:wb 4 Oct (subject to references being returned)

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Thistle Hill Academy are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and hardworking Teaching Assistant to support children in class.

This is a great opportunity to join the fantastic team at Thistle Hill and make a real difference to the children. Click here to see what it's like to be a teaching assistant at The Stour Academy Trust.

We are looking for someone who can bring motivation, energy and excellent communication skills to the role.  You will play a vital role in supporting our children with their educational, physical, emotional and social development, and play an active role alongside the teacher in shaping the learning of the class.

Please visit our Facebook pages and website, which are regularly updated and will give you an excellent idea of what life at Thisle is like every day.

This role is:

  • Term time only working
  • 30 hours per week /43 paid weeks (term time + 5 weeks holiday). 
  • Pro rata'd salary on KR3 will be approximately £12,520 gross

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.

Please note that references will be requested prior to interview, at least one reference must be from your most recent employer.

Candidates who are invited for interview will be required to bring with them photo ID (either a valid driving licence or passport)

For more information about Thistle Hill Academy please visit the website and facebook page:

Please note previous applicants do not need to re-apply

For more information about Thistle Hill Academy please see our website and facebook pages:

http://www.thistlehill.kent.sch.uk/

www.facebook.com/thistlehillacademy

www.thestouracademytrust.org.uk

Information about the school

Thistle Hill Academy is a Primary School in Minster on the Isle of Sheppey. The school opened in 2015 and has been under the leadership of The Stour Academy Trust since 2017.

Being part of a Trust provides the opportunity to work in a collaborative model. Thistle Hill is part of the Swale Hub of the Trust, joining two further Swale schools, Richmond Academy and Lansdowne Primary School. All Academies in the Trust share the same core values and ethos; raise standards and address under performance whilst making sure that the children are at the heart of every decision. Through the effective use of Hubs, the is able to "support staff well to continually develop their practice".

The Trust’s aim and ambition is to create a network of outstanding schools that thrive through collaboration and interaction.

We can offer all successful applicants: • Opportunity to move to other schools within the Trust • Full induction process • Ever evolving work-life balance package • Support from a network of experienced staff • Excellent career development opportunities

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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.