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Teaching Assistant Teaching/Child Support - Full-time

Wingham Primary School, Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2326-35S
  • Posted:20/09/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:27/09/2021 at 17:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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The Governors are seeking to appoint two teaching assistants to commence work as soon as possible within The Preston and Wingham Primary Schools Federation. Both positions will be based at Wingham Primary School.

The first post is for 33 hours per week to be worked from 8.45 – 3.20 Monday – Friday. The successful candidate will ideally have experience of working with children within a mainstream classroom to effectively support their learning and pastoral needs. However, support will be provided to those new to this role. We hope that the postholder will also be able to provide absence cover at our breakfast and after school club on an ad hoc basis to cover staff absence.  

The other post is for 35 hours per week to be worked from 8.00 – 4.00 Monday – Friday to support a child entering our reception class on a 1-1 basis. Ideally, the successful candidate will have experience of supporting children with social and emotional needs within a mainstream classroom to effectively support their learning, pastoral and behavioural needs.   

The federation is highly committed to providing the very best opportunities to each and every pupil in order that they can achieve of their best across all aspects of the curriculum. If you have the skills required to support our pupils to achieve of their best we would love to hear from you. For further details please contact Mrs Douglas (Head of School) by email at office@winghamprimary.co.uk. Applications must be made using the KCC application form available through www.kent-teach.com

The Preston and Wingham Primary Schools Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check).

Information about the school

Preston and Wingham Primary Schools have been federated since September 2013. They are led by one Executive Headteacher and one Governing Body. Both schools are popular, successful, semi-rural schools. Wingham is a one form entry primary school. Preston Primary has a PAN of 20 with children taught in five classes. Whilst we are proud of the academic successes of our children, we are committed to providing the widest range of opportunities for all our pupils in order that they can develop holistically. This is achieved through our creative approach to the curriculum and assessment.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Linda Taylor
  • Address:School Lane, Wingham, Canterbury, Kent, CT3 1BD
  • Telephone: 01227-720277
  • Email: head@winghamprimary.co.uk

Fax: 01227-720071

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.