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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Our Lady's Catholic Primary School, Dartford

  • Ref:KCC886-3733-20S
  • Posted:19/11/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:4th January 2022
  • App Close Date:03/12/2021 at 15:00
  • Interviews:W/C 6th December


We are looking to recruit an inspiring, caring and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join our Year 4 class. This post is for 27.5 hours per week during term time.

Our Lady's Catholic Primary is a vibrant and well-resourced primary school committed to providing high quality education within a nurturing environment. The successful candidate will support the class teacher to deliver an inspiring and engaging creative curriculum, working with the whole class, small groups and individual pupils.

The successful applicant will need to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills, and be able to contribute to our creative and innovative curriculum. They must have an excellent standard of literacy, numeracy and IT skills, and GCSE grade C or above in English amd maths, or equivalent.

Whilst experience in working in schools is preferred, applications from other suitably qualified candidates are welcomed.

The ability to embrace the school's caring ethos where all pupils and staff are valued is essential.

In return, we can offer you well rounded and motivated children, enthusastic and supportive parents and governors, well resourced classrooms and excellent professional development opportunities.

Our Lady's Catholic Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of cahildren, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and provide satisfactory references.

Information about the school

Our Lady’s is a popular one form entry primary school situated in west Dartford. We currently have 220 pupils on roll in 7 classes.

We aim to fully develop the potential of each child, in a caring, supportive and Christian environment centred on our Catholic Faith. The school strongly promotes the development of the whole child, and places great importance on the children’s physical, creative, emotional and social development alongside their academic excellence.

Our creative curriculum is delivered in collaboration with the pupils and based on the delivery of first hand experiences wherever possible. We are passionate about making learning relevant and memorable.

Our Lady’s enjoys a positive and supportive partnership with parents and the Governing Board, St Anselm’s Parish and the local community.

We are also well known for our approach to nurture; at Our Lady’s we know that nurturing each individual, no matter their starting point, is vital to excellent learning.

Our Lady’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01322 2225307


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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).