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Teaching Assistant - Part-time

Pilgrims' Way Primary School , Canterbury

  • Ref:KCC886-2098-199S
  • Posted:10/01/2022
  • Pay:KR3 £18,425 (pro rata £12,519.89)
  • Start Date:February 2022
  • App Close Date:26/01/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:1st February 2022


Teaching Assistant

Salary Scale: Pilgrims’ Way Primary School KR 3 – £18,425.00 (pro rata £12,519.89)

30 hours per week (8.40am – 3.10pm daily)

(Temporary until December 2022, term time only)

Do you have a desire to work in a forward-thinking school that thrives on making a difference in children’s lives?  Do you have a thirst for learning and are ready to take on an exciting challenge? 

We are looking to appoint a Teaching Assistant to join our Lower KS2 Team. The position is on a temporary contract, term time only, in the first instance and is to start as soon as possible for five days per week for 30 hours.

Experience in working with children who need personalised support would be beneficial, as would PPA Cover Supervision experience. You will be working alongside our vibrant team to support inclusive practice for all our children through our irresistible curriculum.

We are a very caring school with effective structures to support staff in their roles across the school who have been under the leadership of Veritas Multi Academy Trust since May 2018. We encourage all our staff to be active in their training and development and will support you in your new post at our wonderful school.

If you feel you have what it takes then we would love to hear from you. Please contact Mrs Bertram at jo.bertram@pilgrims-way.kent.sch.uk if you have any questions 

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 26 January 2022

The date for interview is Tuesday 1 February 2022 (please only apply if you are able to make it on this date).

Pilgrims’ Way Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references being received.


Information about the school

The school is a light and airy building, which incorporates 14 classrooms, two Learning Zones and a library. The school has a large playing field at the rear, an ‘outdoor’ classroom where we have a forest school on site. Play equipment for all ages can be found on the playground.

The school has a strong pastoral focus supported by a dedicated and enthusiastic staff team.

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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).