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1:1 Teaching Assistant - Fixed Term

Royal Rise Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2085-210S
  • Posted:18/11/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:January 2022
  • App Close Date:03/12/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Wed 8 Dec 2021


At Royal Rise Primary School, we are looking for an enthusiastic SEN teaching assistant to join our school on our “GOOD SCHOOL” and join us on our journey to excellence.  If you are passionate about working with children in order to help them succeed, then this role is for you.

We are a small and friendly school with a supportive team of staff who will ensure that you are able to achieve within your role.  We are seeking to appoint a hardworking, committed, flexible and reliable individual who can work on their own initiative when required.  We are seeking appoint an induvial who can work 1:1 with one of our older pupils and someone who is passionate and enthused about children with additional needs. You will be expected to work within a whole class setting as well as with individual pupils or small groups.

Experience working within a school and with SEN children would be ideal but not essential. GCSE level English and Maths is a requirement.  Above all, you need to be committed to working as part of a team who are determined to secure the absolute best for our pupils and will work hard to ensure children achieve everything, they are capable of.

You will be working Monday to Friday 8.35am - 3.25pm term time only.  Salary will be Kent Range 3 (£18,425 pro rata). 

This is a fixed term contract until 31 August 2021.

We encourage visits to our school, however in the current climate it is more difficult.  We would like to meet you though, so please do contact the school office to discuss possibilities.

If you have any questions, please contact Mrs Sarah Griggs (Headteacher) via the school office on 01732 354143 or email office@royalriseprimary.kent.sch.uk

Information about the school

Royal Rise Primary School, part of Cygnus Academies Trust, is a thriving one-form entry school set in the heart of the Tonbridge community. Our children are happy, enthusiastic and keen to learn. The school is celebrating its second year of excellent SATS results and is now in the top 10% of schools nationally.

We have a supportive, passionate leadership team and a dedicated team of staff who provide the highest standard of education for every child, creating an environment where learning is fun and every member of our school community is valued.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure and satisfactory references.

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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).