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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Sandwich Junior School, Sandwich

  • Ref:KCC886-2627-76S
  • Posted:08/10/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:November 2021
  • App Close Date:29/10/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:9 November 2021


We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, friendly and committed Teaching Assistant to join our happy team. Good Maths and Literacy skills are required and further training and support can be provided. 

This would be a contract for 26 hours per week TTO Kent Range 3 £18,425 (pro rata to £10,996) 

The ideal candidates should:

  • Have experience, but not essential, of working with children with Special Needs
  • Have a minimum of an NVQ2 qualification and or equivalent GCSE Maths and English at C+
  • Have good communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team
  • Be keen to develop their skills and use their own initiative where appropriate
  • Have energy and determination to make a difference
  • Have commitment to raising standards and achievement for all pupils

 We can offer the successful candidates:

  • A creative and vibrant learning environment
  • A supportive team
  • Further training and support
  • Happy children who enjoy learning and who love their school


Information about the school

Sandwich Junior School has recently been graded as an Outstanding school by OFSTED (June 2016), we are a two form entry Junior school, who currently have 210 pupils on roll. We are fortunate to have extensive grounds, which include two large playgrounds, an Orchard and a full size Labyrinth. The school has a strong set of Core Values which underpin everything we do.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01304 614755

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).