The North School

Ashford

School Description

We are proud that The North School is a happy and improving school where students and teachers enjoy learning together. An experienced team of colleagues provide all students with the best possible opportunities, both inside and outside of the classroom. Our teachers encourage all students to develop their resilience and independence.

Our students are expected to treat each other and staff with care, courtesy and consideration. They are taught to always try their very best at whatever they do and to value the progress they make as individuals. We value a community approach to education to ensure that there is a broad range of expertise within the school. This enables our students to be supported in all areas, so that they may strive to reach their full potential in school and in their future lives.

At The North School we recognise that the students are at the centre of the learning experience and that they all come with different needs and abilities, not to mention interests and strengths. Therefore, we continually review the curriculum diet available; to ensure that it best reflects the national picture and the needs of the students. This enables us to make the learning experience as skills based as possible with a broad range of subjects and an emphasis on personal achievement.

Working in partnerships with parents and the local community is important to us. Collaboration with parents to ensure that every student in our care reaches their full potential is highly valued. We encourage all parents to get involved in the life of the school. The well-established Parents’ Forum offers an excellent opportunity to influence the developments at The North School.

Our classroom practice and academic achievement is supported by a wide range of facilities that include a Basketball Academy, excellent sports facilities and clubs, a climbing wall and even a full working farm that has achieved great success at the Kent Show.

Part of the Swale Academies Trust, The North School recognises that people have different strengths and interests and aim to give individuals the opportunity to develop those further where possible. The School has a real community feel and really encourages its employees to be part of this community and the wider life of the school.

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Vacancies at this School

Leadership Jobs

Trustee/Director - Full And Part Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:Volunteer Position Ref:KCC-F54-6-L

Start Date:March 2023 Advert Close Date:03/03/2023View Job

Support Jobs

Teaching Assistant - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£14,752 pro rata (£20,263 FTE) SAT 3 Ref:KCC886-4246-905S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:14/02/2023View Job

Systems Manager - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£25,027 - £28,433 pro rata (£28,245 - £32,089) Ref:KCC886-4246-904S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:09/02/2023View Job

Pastoral Support Assistant - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£17,738 - £18,515 Pro Rata (£20,532 - £21,431 FTE) Ref:KCC886-4246-903S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:14/02/2023View Job

Lunchtime Supervisor - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£2,289 pro rata (£20,124 FTE) SAT 2 Ref:KCC886-4246-902S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:09/02/2023View Job

Lead Practitioner - Specialist Resource Provision - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£19,882 - £21,648 Pro Rata (£23,013 - £25,058 FTE) Ref:KCC886-4246-901S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:14/02/2023View Job

Exams Invigilator - Casual

The North School Ashford

Pay:£10.48 per hour Ref:KCC886-4246-900S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:09/02/2023View Job

DT Technician - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£17,738 - £18,515 pro rata (£20,532 - £21,431) SAT Ref:KCC886-4246-899S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:09/02/2023View Job

Cover Supervisor - Term Time

The North School Ashford

Pay:£21,528 - £23,013 FTE (SAT 5) Ref:KCC886-4246-898S

Start Date:Immediate Advert Close Date:14/02/2023View Job

The North School

Ashford

Address

The North School
Essella Road
Ashford
Kent
TN24 8AL

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