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Teaching Assistant

Bligh Primary SchoolMedway

Start Date:1st January 2022

Hours: part time/full time 

Salary : D2 point 4 (depending on experience) - £18,993 per annum FTE (actual salary depending on working hours) 

Bligh Primary School is part of the Maritime Academy Trust, an innovative partnership of schools in Greenwich, Bexley, Kent and Medway. Our academies transform through collaboration and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with life skills. 

At Bligh Primary School we believe that it is our responsibility to give our children the greatest range of opportunities possible. We believe that providing the valuable building blocks to learning will enable our children to grow into successful adults and valuable members of our community. More than anything we want to give our children the opportunity to make a choice about their futures, to shape their own destinies, to be what they want to be.

We are looking for a Teaching Assistant to join our friendly Bligh team, for our EYFS/KS1 classes.  We are flexible with working hours and could accommodate full time or part time hours. Please specify on your application form what hours you wish to work. 

This post would suit  a graduate looking for a route in to teaching and/or having experience with SEND children.

In return we can offer:

A positive working environment, National terms and conditions, tailored programmes of CPD with cross trust development opportunities and a generous package of staff benefits.

Further information about the Trust is available at: and the school at

Closing Date: 13/12/2021

Interview Date: 16/12/2021

The Trust and its academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The post is subject to a successful DBS clearance and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before an appointment is confirmed.

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