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Teaching Assistant - Full-time

Saltwood CEP School, Hythe

  • Ref:KCC886-3350-106S
  • Posted:24/11/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3 £18425, pro rata
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:09/12/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:15th December 2021


We are looking for a confident and enthusiastic Teaching Assistant to join our hardworking, enthusiastic and committed team. 

The successful candidate will:

  • Hold a Level 2/3 in Teaching and Learning in School (or equivalent)
  • Have experience of supporting learning in the Early Years Foundation Stage
  • Have a strong belief in inclusion, diversity and the right of each child to be successful whatever their needs, abilities and background.
  • Have experience of supporting the inclusion, learning and development of children with Special Educational Needs
  • Be determined to provide the very best outcomes for the children they work with
  • Use their good sense of humour to maintain positive relationships with pupils, colleagues and parents
  • Have effective communication skills, both oral and written
  • Know how to effectively support children’s reading, writing and number knowledge and skills
  • Demonstrate a willingness to take on board professional development in order to develop further.

In return we can offer you a great working environment, as part of a friendly and supportive team of dedicated teachers and teaching assistants who work together to ensure our children recieve the best possible opportunities in their lives. Our children are happy and well behaved and parents are supportive. Our teaching assistants undertake regular professional development and career progression is encouraged.

We are looking for someone who can work from 8.30am to 3.30pm, all week.

Covid secure tours of the school can be arranged upon request,


Information about the school

The Federation consists of two high performing schools.

Saltwood Church of England Primary School is a successful single form entry school at the heart of a supportive village community. We have 220 pupils on roll in 7 classes with good facilities, including an ICT suite and attractive grounds.

Bodsham Church of England Primary School is a delightful village school set in an area of Outstanding Natural Beauty near Wye. We have 75 pupils on roll in 4 classes and our own minibus.

Pupils at both schools are well behaved and motivated; they respond well to our caring Christian ethos and they are eager to learn in our happy environment. Please look at our websites for more information and pictures of our schools.

Both schools have been rated as Outstanding by Ofsted and SIAMS

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01303 264899)


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).