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Teaching Assistant - Year R - Part-time

Ellington Infant School, Ramsgate

  • Ref:KCC886-2340-70S
  • Posted:29/11/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:10/12/2021 at 09:00
  • Interviews:15th December


We are recruiting for a part time Teaching Assistant in our EYFS Year R class.

2 days per week (Thursdays and Fridays, 11 hours per week) - term time

Ellington Infant School is looking to appoint an effective Teaching Assistant for January with relevant qualifications/experience and a commitment to working as part of an excellent EYFS team. This position is temporary until the end of the academic year, with potential for this to be extended.

An ability to contribute to the warm, caring ethos of the school is essential. The successful candidate should be able to demonstrate excellent communication and organisational skills, initiative and to share in the planning and evaluation of activities. If you are an enthusiastic, hardworking team player with a good sense of humour and the ability to always see the ‘glass as half full’ then you will fit in well our school. We are looking to appoint a practitioner who is suitably qualified, experienced and committed to supporting children’s learning in a positive environment. We would love to hear from you, if you are able to:

  • Communicate well with others;
  • Work with colleagues to provide a stimulating and challenging learning environment;
  • Nurture and support children in all areas of development
  • Support the schools ethos and values.

Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged!

As a school committed to safeguarding children all staff members will undergo an enhanced DBS check and candidates will be assessed on their suitability to work with children.

Information about the school

Ellington Infant School is an exciting place to be, providing a happy, safe, caring and supportive environment where children are confident and experience personal success.

We aim to provide children with an education that is creative, enjoyable and relevant and is tailored to meet individual needs. We seek to provide a caring atmosphere in which everyone can develop and grow in confidence. The whole staff team work to support children to be the best they can be, and act as positive role models showing respect for all individuals.

We are committed to working at the heart of our community in partnership with parents and our neighbors, for the benefit of all.

Staff are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children at all times.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01843 851 552


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).