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Early Years Teaching Assistant

Eynsford Road, Greenhithe, Kent, DA9 9RF
Knockhall Primary School
Part Time
Kent Range 4
26th July 2022
Start Date
As soon as possible
31st August 2022 11:05 AM
Contract Type
Job ID
Start date
As soon as possible
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered:
  • Job ID: 1259781

Role: Early Years Teaching Assistant
Contract: Permanent (32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year)
Range: Kent Range 4

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong candidate to support teaching and learning at Knockhall Primary School in the heart of the community. This role is varied, and we are looking for an adaptable, flexible and resourceful individual able to cope in a high-pressure environment and deal with constantly changing priorities.

We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant with a passion for Early Years to join our school team to work within the Early Years and continue on our journey to success and help drive our mission forward, removing barriers for all and ensuring our children access the education they deserve.


  • Candidates must have a relevant level 3 early years qualification (Early Years Educator)
  • Working in a team to deliver excellent teaching and learning.
  • Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis.
  • Accompanying groups on trips.
  • Supporting assessment and evidencing learning
  • Creating stimulating classroom displays and learning resources.
  • Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all children.
  • Creating opportunities for all children to reach their potential, irrespective of ability.
  • A high level of communication skills and the ability to relate positively to children and adults.
  • The ability to use relevant technology/equipment.


  • Flexible, term-time hours
  • The opportunity of working within a supportive team, in a friendly environment 
  • Good opportunities for personal and career development.
  • Pension Scheme.

To apply please click the apply now button, if you wish to complete a word version of the application form, please contact us.


Safeguarding Statement:

Knockhall Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
Knockhall Primary School

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