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1:1 Teaching Partner/ Child Mentor - Term Time - Special Needs Position

Hadlow Primary School, Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2132-71S
  • Posted:14/12/2021
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:21/02/22
  • App Close Date:17/01/2022 at 17:00
  • Interviews:24/01/21


We are looking for a skilled, knowledgeable and dynamic person to join our top team!


The role will involve:  

 1) Working in partnership with the Year 3 teaching team to support and nurture a pupil with SEN, within a classroom setting. (20 hours)

2) Taking on a tutoring and mentoring role in school, working with indvidual pupils to raise their self-esteem, engagement and achievement. (5 hours) 


We are looking for a person with:

  • Experience within the primary setting
  • A good understanding of child development 
  • A transferrable and adaptable skill set
  • A kind, nurturing and patient nature
  • Creative approaches to learning
  • Flexibility and initiative 
  • A growth mindset 
  • GCSEs (or equivalent) in Maths and English at grade C or above

Things that we can offer you:

  • A supportive, thorough induction into your role
  • A warm welcome from our friendly and supportive staff
  • A kind, caring ethos with genuine concern for your wellbeing
  • A workplace full of smiling children
  • A wonderful school site with nurturing classrooms and extensive outdoor space 
  • Clear policies and procedures
  • Opportunities for tailored CPD in school
  • Time to work alongside the Senior Leadership Team, Class Teachers and Teaching Assisstants in a focused learning development team
  • Training opportunities and collaboration with other local primary schools


 This post will be paid at KR3, term time only. This will be paid at 25 hours per week. 

Information about the school

Hadlow is a friendly and highly successful village school, with a strong ethos based on our school motto: Happiness, Progress, Success. There are 7 classes with 182 (and increasing) pupils on role. We have a committed and enthusiastic staff who are determined to enable every child to flourish and grow by providing a stable, caring environment in which children are stimulated and challenged to learn. We cater for a wide range of abilities, and all children are supported to build learning resilience to achieve at their highest level.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Nicole Chapman
  • Address:Hadlow Primary School, School Lane, Hadlow, Tonbridge , Kent, TN110EH
  • Telephone: 01732850349
  • Email: headteacher@hadlow.kent.sch.uk
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).