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


Teaching Assistant - Term Time

Cage Green Primary School and Phoenix Centre , Tonbridge

  • Ref:KCC886-2661-87S

  • Posted:13/02/2019
  • Pay:Kent Range - dependent on experience
  • Start Date:Feb 2019
  • App Close Date:27/02/2019 at 13:00
  • Interviews:4 March 2019


Early Years Foundation Stage/Key Stage 1 

February/March 2019 start
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and skilled Early Years Practitioner/Teaching Assistant to work with our friendly and dedicated staff team in  EYFS or KS1.  The post will be a full time (32.5 hours per week, 8.30 am until 3.30 pm Monday to Friday), term time only position.
The responsibilities of this role include undertaking play time and lunch supervision duties.
The successful candidate will have:
  • GCSE Maths and English at grade C or above (or equivalent)
  • An understanding of the EYFS/National Curriculum and the expected progression through EYFS/KS1.
  • Experience of working within a school, preferably at EYFS/KS1 level
  • 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, extending them in purposeful activities and enhancing their learning
  • Excellent communication skills
  • The ability to enforce school rules with patience and understanding
  • A passion for learning and the motivation to improve

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children in education and we expect all staff to share this commitment.
An Enhanced DBS check will be sought for the successful candidate following interviews.  At interview, your motivation to work with children 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.​

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.