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Intervention Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Richmond Academy, Sheerness

  • Ref:KCC886-2090-136S
  • Posted:20/10/2021
  • Pay:KR3 (£18425 FTE)
  • Start Date:Dec 2021 or Jan 22 - subject to DBS being returned
  • App Close Date:08/11/2021 at 10:00
  • Interviews:wb 22 Nov - subject to reference being returned


Richmond Academy are looking to recruit an Intervention Teaching Assistant to join our dynamic and friendly team. This is a great opportunity to make a real difference to the children. Ideally we require someone with experience of working with young children who have additional educational and emotional needs.

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As an Intervention TA, you would be working with small groups of children to provide additional support with reading, writing and mathematics. A knowledge of intervention programmes is an advantage, but not essential. The ideal candidate will be committed to working in an inclusive framework, working closely with class teachers and the Special Educational Needs Coordinator.

We are looking for high-calibre applicants with a passion for learning and high expectations for all pupils. We want those who can bring motivation, energy and excellent communication skills to the role.  If you are looking for a challenge and the opportunity to be part of a dynamic team then we would love to hear from you.

30 hours per week / 43 paid weeks (term time + 5 weeks holiday)

Pro rata'd salary (30hrs @ 43 paid weeks)  will be approximately: £12,520 gross.

Please note this role is temporary and will be reviewed in line with funding acquired, the role will be subject to review 31st August 2022.

Previous applicant do not need to re-apply

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)

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Information about the school

Richmond Academy is a large 2 form entry Primary School in Sheerness on the Isle of Sheppey. The school has undergone an enriching transformation under the ‘strong and inspirational leadership’ of The Stour Academy Trust and is at the forefront of the Trust's vision for a 21st century education.

The school is a member of The Stour Academy Trust, a forwarding thinking Multi Academy Trust of primary schools that are transforming that way that children learn in order to better prepare them for the 21st century.

For more information, please visit the school’s website: www.richmond.kent.sch.uk

For more information about The Stour Academy Trust, please visit the Trust website: www.thestouracademytrust.org.uk

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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).