Cage Green Primary School Cage Green Road, Tonbridge, Kent, TN10 4PT T. 01732 354325 F. 01732 369 468
Head Teacher: Mr Graeme Garthwaite, NPQH, Headteacher

Experienced Teaching Assistant Vacancy - Upper KS1 or Lower KS2

September 2017

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and experienced Teaching Assistant to join our friendly team of supportive staff. The post will be a full time, term time only position.   We are willing to pay the successful applicant on Kent Scale 5 or 6 dependant on experience.

The successful candidate will have: 

  • Previous experience of facilitating teaching and learning
  • Relevant Teaching Assistant Qualifications, including GCSE Maths and English at C or above (or equivalent examinations)
  • A proven ability to work effectively and enthusiastically both independently and as part of a team
  • The experience and ability to engage successfully with children and enhance their learning (3+ years)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • To uphold the school's vision, policy and ethos
  • A passion for learning and the motivation to improve 

NB  The responsibilites of this role include undertaking playtime and lunch time supervision duties.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in education and we expect all staff to share this commitment.

A DBS check will be sought for the successful candidate on appointment. At interview, your motivation to work with children and young people will be explored. References will be taken following shortlisting. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.  Please call Anita Gower on 01732 354325 to make an appointment.

Closing Date:  Midday, 20 September 2017

Interviews:       25 September 2017

Please click here for an Application Form.  Please return completed Application Forms by midday on Wednesday19, September 2017 to headteacher@cage-green.kent.sch.uk.

Information about the school

Cage Green is an inclusive school and we place great importance on the need to ensure that all our pupils are included equally in opportunities for learning. The school’s ethos and the values we practice and promote aim to secure equal opportunities for all the pupils at Cage Green whatever their age, gender, ethnicity, attainment and background. As a learning community all the staff work hard and are fully committed to securing the best provision for our pupils and the different groups that they may represent.

NO LONGER AVAILABLE:  MIDDAY MEALS SUPERVISOR

We are looking for a Midday Meals Supervisor to work for 10 hours per week. 11.30 am until 1.30 pm daily (Kent Range 2, £14,856 to £15,252 pro rata - £7.70 per hour approximately).

This successful applicant will help provide a safe and caring environment for children while they are eating their lunch.

Cage Green Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please click here for an Application Form and Job Description.  Please return completed Application Forms by midday on Monday, 11 September 2017 to headteacher@cage-green.kent.sch.uk.

Cage Green is an inclusive school and we place great importance on the need to ensure that all our pupils are included equally in opportunities for learning. The school’s ethos and the values we practice and promote aim to secure equal opportunities for all the pupils at Cage Green whatever their age, gender, ethnicity, attainment and background. As a learning community all the staff work hard and are fully committed to securing the best provision for our pupils and the different groups that they may represent.