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Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Herne CE Infant & Nursery School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-3295-68S
  • Posted:12/01/2022
  • Pay:KR3
  • Start Date:As soon as Possible
  • App Close Date:24/01/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:26th January 2022


Herne C E Infant & Nursery School

Term time only, Temporary

Teaching Assistant within our wonderful Nursery

KR3 27.05 hours per week 8.45am-3.10pm


Do you have a passion for working with young children?

Are you able to use your initiative and think on your feet?

We have an exciting opportunity for you!


We are looking to recruit an experienced teaching assistant to join our fantastic team.  As passionate Early Year’s practitioners it is essential to us that we appoint an enthusiastic teaching assistant to support all children including those with very specific social and communication needs.  We want every child to be known and valued, able to access learning, develop independence and learn social skills.  You would be working within the Nursery setting with individual children working towards bespoke targets and ensuring skilled interactions and high quality provision.  You will be well supported and receive appropriate training.  

We are looking to appoint a special person who is:

  • Outstanding, enthusiastic practitioner committed to a child centred approach to teaching
  • Committed to an imaginative approach to all aspects of teaching and learning
    which inspires and motivates learning
  • Dedicated to excellence, inclusion and raising standards and has high expectations
  • Flexible, resilient and can use initiative
  • Organised with good interpersonal skills
  • Able to foster and maintain positive relationships with pupils, colleagues and parent/carers
  • Determined to make a difference

We are a designated National Teaching School and member of the Canterbury Coastal Alliance, working together with 16 local schools to ensure the sharing of expertise and continuing professional development. We are committed to the development of all of our staff and encourage all staff to be reflective practitioners dedicated to improving their own learning.

Candidates must be available for interview on Wednesday 26th January 2022.

For further information please call the school office on 01227 740793

Applications should be submitted through www.kent-teach.com

Our School 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 Criminal Records Bureau

Closing date for receipt of applications Monday 24th January 2022 (12pm)

Information about the school

Please visit our website on www.herne-infant.kent.sch.uk for more information about Herne C E Infant & Nursery School.

Job Contact Information

Fax: 01227 373758


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).