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Teaching Assistant - Part-time - Special Needs Position

Hartlip Endowed CEP School, Sittingbourne

  • Ref:KCC886-3332-44S
  • Posted:21/09/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:13/10/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Monday 18th October


The Governing Body, children, parents and staff of our thriving school are looking for a creative, energetic, enthusiastic and caring teaching assistant to join our school. 

We are looking for an individual who can sell to us their expertise to support an individual/small groups requiring specialist support. We seek a passionate individual who can demonstrate the love, care and support they feel they can offer our School Community in alignment with our school christian vision and values. 

This is a temporary position in the first instance and hours are 27.5/week. This includes the supervision of children over the lunchtime period. You will work with children/teachers within a designated Class Bubble. 

We can offer:

  • Fantastic pupils 
  • A friendly, nurturing school family committed to our Christian School Vision and Values as a Church of England School
  • Support of a teaching team committed to excellence with high expectations.
  • A committed and supportive leadership team
  • Friendly and dedicated staff
  • A supportive governing body.
  • A well resourced school with an exciting curriculum

We are looking for someone who: 

  • Aims for excellence at all times.
  • Has a passion to make a difference
  • Is a good communicator with a real ability to nurture, inspire and motivate
  • Is a kind, caring individual, passionate about their position as a vocation
  • Views teaching as a holistic process, keen and prepared to work with teachers, children and their families
  • Keen to work in a Church of England Primary School and able to uphold the Christian Vision, Values and ethos
  • Is a complete team player
  • Has a sense of humour.

We welcome the opportunity for you to come and visit us so that we can share our school and it's environment and community with you. Please telephone the school office to make an appointment and note that these will be available before and after school for the safety of our school community. You may also like to refer to our website: www.hartlip.kent.sch.uk and follow us on Twitter @Hartlipschool for a flavour of us and how we operate. 

We are looking for candidates with experience and ideally,  able to start with us as soon as possible.

If you require any further information, please telephone or email us. We are more than happy to set up a zoom meeting to meet you and tell you more about our school and the position. 

Information about the school

Hartlip Endowed Church of England Primary School is a small Voluntary Aided village school situated just off the A2 between Sittingbourne and Rainham. The school can accommodate 105 pupils on roll in four classes. Our popular primary school is set in attractive village surroundings and has a small close-knit and supportive staff team.

Inspired by our founder Mary Gibbon, we are a welcoming, nurturing community, providing the opportunity for each person to recognise and fulfil their God given gifts and abilities. Through a creative, inclusive curriculum, we inspire all to be lifelong learners, equipped with the skills needed to be thankful, generous members of society.

The School continued to be judged as Good at the last Ofsted Inspection, November 2016 and received an Outstanding judgement in the Church School SIAMs inspection in February 2017.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01795 843148


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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.