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Sports Teaching Assistant - Part-time

The Downs CofE Primary School, Deal

  • Ref:KCC886-3163-78S
  • Posted:11/10/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:05/11/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are seeking to appoint an energetic and proactive Sports TA on a temporary contract linked to DfE Sports Funding initially until 31st August 2022. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of our friendly and talented staff team.

The position is term time only, working 17.5hrs per week, Monday - Friday from 12-3.30pm with possible overtime when sports clubs or events are after school.

You will be working in partnership with the PE Coordinator and teaching staff to develop provision for sport throughout the school and to support teachers and their teaching of PE.

If you decide to apply for this post, please complete the application form. Your supporting statement should be no longer than 2 sides of A4 and should address the selection criteria detailed in the Person Specification.

We hope you find the information in this pack useful. Should you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact the school office on 01304 372486 or email secretary@downs.kent.sch.uk

Only applications submitted on the Kent Teach application form will be considered. We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

The Downs CEP School is committed to the protection and safety of its pupils. Any job offer will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check, two references and proof of qualifications.


Information about the school

The Downs CEP School is a large two form entry Primary School, in Walmer.

We take pride in having a strong sense of community and family and believe that nothing is impossible!

The Downs has been graded as good by Ofsted and Outstanding by the most recent Diocese inspection which noted our good Christian ethos and active links with the local churches.

In April 2019, The Downs CEP school became a founding member of the Deal Education Learning Alliance Trust (DEALT) which is a MAT comprised of eight local primary schools within Deal and the surrounding villages. This unique and exciting collaboration of local schools work together to ensure the very best outcomes for all pupils and their families within our town.

Personnel across DEALT are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons.

All Posts are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Application.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Ms Natalie Luxford - Acting Headteacher
  • Address:Owen Square, Walmer, Deal, Kent, CT14 7TL
  • Telephone: (01304) 372486
  • Email: secretary@downs.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01304) 380471


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

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).