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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Dover Christ Church Academy, Dover

  • Ref:KCC886-6917-176S
  • Posted:06/12/2021
  • Pay:Kent Range 3
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:14/12/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:To be confirmed


Dover Christ Church Academy has an exciting opportunity to appoint a motivated and engaging individual who will join us as a Teaching Assistant as soon as possible. Our successful candidate will provide support for students with a range of specific needs and make a real difference to their development.

Our Academy has a significant number of students from a disadvantaged background and many who have special educational needs. We believe that every student deserves high quality and tailored support to enable them to catch up from previous underachievement and make strong and rapid progress across a range of subjects.

Applicants should be adaptable, personal and committed to providing an excellent service on behalf of the Academy, above all our successful candidate will have a positive work ethic and a can-do attitude.

Dover Christ Church Academy offers an exciting opportunity to learn new provisions, such as:

LEGO Therapy, Toe by Toe, sensory circuits and more.

You may be able to make an impact on our students' academic progressions and wellbeing.  This would give someone who has a passion for impacting young minds an opportunity to help them learn new skills in an ever-progressing educational environment.


If you areas excited about this opportunity as we are, we would love to hear from you.

Full time hours 27.5 per week

Kent Range 3

Contract is term time only with prorated salary

Information about the school

Dover Christ Church Academy is an 11-18 mixed, non-selective Academy, located in semi-rural surroundings on the outskirts of Dover, conveniently situated near to motorway links and within easy reach of the continent.

Aspen2 at Dover Christ Church Academy is the designated provider for students with a wide range of profound, severe and complex special educational needs.

With support from our sponsor, Canterbury Christ Church University, we have developed an aspirational and successful Academy where we equip our students with the skills and knowledge they need for their future.

Our Academy and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Ofsted March 2019: "Since being appointed, the Principal has transformed the school. Pupils behave well and show positive attitudes to learning. Pupils are well cared for. Relationships between pupils and staff are strong."

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Janice Cox
  • Address:Melbourne Avenue, Whitfield, Dover, Kent, CT16 2EG
  • Telephone: (01304) 820126
  • Email: coxj@dccacademy.org.uk

Fax: 01304 821915


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).