Teaching Assistant, Maidstone, Kent

St James the Great AcademyMaidstone, Kent
Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: NJC Scale 4 (£6,341 actual salary)
Contract term: Permanent

NJC Scale 4 (£6,341 actual salary)

15 hours per week, 39 weeks per year

Part-time, permanent

Inspire their remarkable with us

We are a rapidly improving primary and nursery school situated in the one of the most beautiful areas of Kent, 30 seconds from the nearest bus stop, 5 minutes from the train station and within easy reach of Maidstone, Tonbridge and London. We serve our strong, supportive and welcoming local community and are committed to providing high quality teaching and learning for all of our pupils.  

We are seeking a committed and energetic teaching assistant with high standards and expectations to work within our supportive team.

We expect the successful candidate to:

  • Have high expectations
  • Be committed to getting the best out of every pupil
  • Be creative and hardworking

We can offer you: 

  • A modern, well equipped, award winning building and large grounds. 
  • A school where we collaborate, share and support each other to make sure all children achieve their very best. 
  • A school with exciting and attractive learning environments.
  • Well supported staff who are committed to driving high standards.
  • Significant opportunities to further your professional development.
  • Happy, enthusiastic and well behaved children who will make you proud to be a teaching assistant

As the sponsor, AET believes that all young people deserve to become world-class learners – to learn, enjoy, succeed and thrive in a first rate educational environment with the best facilities, the best teaching and the most up-to-date resources available to them.  In each of our academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.  You will also be entitled to the following benefits: a health cash plan, pension scheme and much more.

This position is required to commence as soon as possible.

Closing date: Monday 24 February 2020

For further information on this position and to make an application please click the 'Quick Apply' button below.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.  All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements.  Please visit our website http://www.academiesenterprisetrust.org/our-teaching-school/our-school-direct-teacher-training-vacancies for further details.



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