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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Woodchurch CEP School, Ashford

  • Ref:KCC886-3145-93S
  • Posted:02/12/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:January 2022
  • App Close Date:16/12/2021 at 13:00
  • Interviews:TBC


KS2 Teaching Assistant (5 mornings and one afternoon a week) at Woodchurch CE Primary School

Are you seeking an exciting opportunity to join a team in a growing school? Do you have a passion to work with children?

We are seeking to appoint an energetic and enthusiastic teaching assistant to join our amazing team asap! The successful candidate will be supporting children in KS2 for 20 hours a week term time only, Monday – Friday, 9.00 – 12.30pm and one afternoon a week, 1.00pm – 3.00pm.

At Woodchurch CEP School, we pride ourselves on our exciting and inspiring curriculum which underpins all the learning that our children participate in. We aim to inspire our pupils to become lifelong learners through a real passion around all of the subjects we teach. Inclusion is at the heart of everything we do at Woodchurch CEP School. We have exceptional support for children with additional needs and strive to ensure that they achieve their best outcomes.

We would really like to meet you if:

  • You have a commitment to excellence in your own practice and that of our learners
  • You are enthusiastic, hardworking and a team player
  • You are passionate about working with children
  • You can support all children to succeed and help give our children the best possible outcomes
  • You have the enthusiasm needed to enhance the children’s learning experiences

We can offer:

  • Well-motivated, happy and enthusiastic children who love learning and achieve well
  • A highly effective, enthusiastic and supportive team
  • An on-going CPD programme and supportive induction
  • The opportunity to be part of the forward thinking Tenterden Rural Alliance

If you feel you have a positive attitude and are passionate about supporting children to learn, we would love to hear from you. Above all, we are seeking an inspirational teaching assistant who expects and achieves high standards for all our children, so, whether you are new to the role or experienced, we would love to hear from you.

Visits to the school are encouraged; please contact us to make an appointment via email or school office. For more information about our school please visit our school website, www.woodchurch.kent.sch.uk

All applications must be made via Kent-teach using the KCC application form.

Woodchurch Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any appointment will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

Information about the school

Woodchurch Church of England Primary School has 163 children on roll and is situated in the heart of the Kent countryside in the village of Woodchurch, 6 miles from Ashford and 4 miles from Tenterden. We are a school at the heart of the community, that puts children at the heart of everything we do. Our site consists of a mixture of Victorian and modern buildings.

Woodchurch CE Primary School plays a central role within a close knit village community. We enjoy a well-established relationship with the wider parish. We are proud of our inclusive, Christian ethos and benefit from strong, mutually supportive links with the local community, church and parents.

As a school we value each individual child and strive to provide a stimulating, learning experience for all our children. We are committed to ensuring that each child achieves their very best whilst in our care.

Our confident and engaging children are key to the welcoming family atmosphere you will find here at our amazing school. Our parents care about their children’s education and we have a very active parent and friends association. You will be supported by a great Governing Body. We have strong links with our collaboration, Tenterden Rural Alliance made up other schools, including primary, secondary and special schools.

To find out more about us visit our fantastic school website.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Kelly Burlton and Mrs Jen Dawes
  • Address:Bethersden Road, Ashford, Kent, TN26 3QJ
  • Telephone: (01233) 860232
  • Email: office@woodchurch.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01233) 860804


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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).