Location: Knockhall Primary School
Contract Type: Fixed Term until 21st July 2023, 32.5 hours per week, 38 weeks per year (Term Time only)
Grade: Kent Range 04
Salary: £14,336 - £15,152 per annum
Post Start Date: ASAP
Closing Date: 9th December 2022
We are looking to appoint a teaching assistant to join our school. As a teaching assistant no day is ever the same, you will work with whole classes, small intervention groups and on a one to one basis to support our children to access the curriculum and get the best education possible.
We are looking for an adaptable, flexible and resourceful individual who shares the same passion for learning as the school team and strives to seek excellence in every day.
- Working with a wide range of class teachers to deliver excellent teaching and learning.
- Coaching children on a 1:1 or group basis.
- Accompanying groups on trips.
- Supporting assessment and evidencing learning
- Working with the teacher to create stimulating classroom displays and learning resources
- Maintaining a safe and positive environment for all learners
- Creating opportunities for all learners to reach their potential, irrespective of ability
Knockhall Primary School is a 2 form entry primary school in Greenhithe, serving a varied community. At Knockhall, we are never satisfied with anything but the best for our children and we have them at the heart of everything we do. We foster a positive and caring ethos where every child can be happy, safe and able to learn well. We do our utmost to ensure each child excels through our school values:
Teamwork- Work confidently within a group, contribute their own ideas effectively and fully share individual and collective responsibility.
Respect- Be polite and respectful to others in action and words. Respect the environment, equipment and other people’s ideas, beliefs and differences.
Honesty- Tell the truth at all times and be fair and just.
Pride- Be proud of everything they do, have self-respect and a sense of personal worth.
Embedding these values into everything we do enables our pupils to go on and have successful life experiences.
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.
Only applicants shortlisted for interview will be contacted.
References will be requested for applicants shortlisted prior to interview.
Applicants invited to interview stage will be required to complete a Self-Disclosure form.
Further vetting checks including an Enhanced Disclosure with a check of the Barred List, obtained through the Disclosure and Barring Service, will be required on provisional offer.
The school reserves the right to close this position early should a suitable candidate be found, therefore, early application is encouraged.
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.