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Lead Teaching Assistant for C&L (Cognition & Learning) - Full-time/Part-time

Ursuline College, Westgate On Sea

  • Ref:KCC886-4633-303S
  • Posted:21/10/2021
  • Pay:KR6 £20,997 - £22,918 (£14,643 - £15,983 pro rata)
  • Start Date:TBC
  • App Close Date:08/11/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:TBC


We are looking for a dynamic Lead Teaching Assistant, Cognition and Learning to join our skilful team as soon as possible. The role will be for 30 hours per week term time only plus 5 inset days. There are also 5 weeks additional paid annual leave.

The primary aim of the role is to coordinate and contribute to the development of children and young people, especially those who have a Special Educational Need in Cognition and Learning. You would be actively involved in supporting their learning & progress by developing and delivering targeted intervention programmes to enable students to reach their full potential.

Full details of the role can be found in the accompanying job description which also includes a person specification.  

Are you enthusiastic about helping young people learn?

Are you a hardworking team player?

Do you have plenty of patience, care and respect for children?

Are you passionate about ensuring the wellbeing of students who may need support?

Do you have a good sense of humour and are willing to go the extra mile for our students?

If so, then this could be the post for you!

Completed application forms should be submitted to hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk no later than 09:00 on 8th November 21.

Information about the school

Ursuline College is situated in Westgate-on-Sea, Kent. There is a fast rail service to London and the historic city of Canterbury is only 11 miles away.

The Ursuline is part of a cluster of three secondary schools within the Kent Catholic Schools Partnership multi-academy trust. The Trust provides the opportunity and encourages the development of effective working relationships with colleagues in the other schools so that our students can realise their full potential.

The school is fully committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore all staff are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure along with other relevant employment checks.

If you are interested in joining our team of dynamic Educators and amazing administration/support staff, if you are highly motivated and wish to promote the education of our students, then please consider this post. For more information please visit our school website: http://www.ursuline.kent.sch.uk or contact us on hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk

Visiting the Ursuline prior to application is welcomed to experience the feel of the College and school life. You do not have to be Catholic to apply for the post – we welcome applications from people of all faiths and none. Please do not wait until the closing date to submit your application which should be emailed to hr@ursuline.kent.sch.uk or submitted via the ‘Apply now’ button above.

We look forward to hearing from you.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Clair Gavin
  • Address:225 Canterbury Road, Westgate On Sea, Kent, CT8 8LX
  • Telephone: 01843 834431
  • Email: hr@ursuline.kent.sch.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).