TEACHING ASSISTANT - FULL TIME/PART TIME - TERM TIME ONLY
We are looking to appoint two highly motivated Teaching Assistants to join our talented and supportive team. You should be a positive and enthusiastic person who loves working with children and helping them to strive for their best.
The number of days/hours for both posts are flexible and can be negotiated. Also, both posts may be permanent or temporary and are term time only. Pay: Kent Range 3. To start in February 2019.
Your numeracy and literacy will be of a high enough standard to improve standards. You will be able to communicate effectively with children and adults, have a flexible attitude, good sense of humour and be friendly and approachable. Good time management and the ability to work on your own initiative are essential. All applications will be considered and all relevant training will be given to the right candidate.
Responsibilities may include:
Above all you need to like children, to want the very best for them and be prepared to put their needs first. Children will be at the heart of your work. You must be able to demonstrate that you understand the importance of educating the whole child.
We aim to provide a stable, caring environment in which children are happy to attend and are stimulated and keen to learn and develop their individual potential. We cater for a wide range of ability encouraging all children to achieve at their highest level.
Lady J is a popular, oversubscribed two form entry primary. Our 2015 and 2009 Ofsted awarded us with Outstanding in all areas; concluding that "Outstanding teaching inspires and motivates pupils to work hard in all subjects. As a result, pupils have a passion for learning and take great pride in their achievements" (Ofsted 2015) and describing us as "an outstanding school (where) high expectations coupled with a relentless ambition to be even better ensure that everyone aims for the stars!" (Ofsted 2009).