Red Hill Primary School, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 6DA

20 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    5 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 July 2022

Job details

Working pattern

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  • Role 1: Permanent contract / 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday) /39 weeks per year (term time plus INSET days. Role 2: Permanent / 12 hours per week (Monday and Tuesday; job share) / 39 weeks per year (term time plus 12 hours of INSET as directed by the Headteacher)

Contract type



TPA 4/NJC 2-7, £21,029- £22,992 (FTE)


Post Title: Nurture Group Teaching Assistant x2

School: Redhill Primary School

Location: Red Hill, Chislehurst, Kent, BR7 6DA.

Status: Role 1: Permanent contract / 30 hours per week (Monday to Friday) /39 weeks per year (term time plus INSET days)

Role 2: Permanent / 12 hours per week (Monday and Tuesday; job share) / 39 weeks per year (term time plus 12 hours of INSET as directed by the Headteacher)

Salary: TPA 4/NJC 2-7, £21,029- £22,992 (FTE)

Post Start Date: 31st October 2022, or as soon as possible, pending pre-employment checks.

Closing Date for Applications: 05th September 2022, 12noon *

Interview Date: 12th September 2022 *

*applications from suitable candidates who meet the person specification may be shortlisted and interviewed ahead of the closing date

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining a clean, tidy and purposeful environment in accordance with Nurture Group principles and Trust guidance.
  • Supporting the Nurture Leader to plan an exciting curriculum which supports children to meet their SEMH targets as indicated by Boxall Profiles
  • Developing positive and trusting relationships with children across the school
  • Keeping up to date files and journals to evidence learning and progress, in line with trust expectations
  • Working positively with other staff members and sharing strategies, to ensure children are successful in the classroom
  • Building positive relationships with families, celebrating and sharing children’s successes

Applying for the job

If you are interested in applying for the post, please see the job description/person specification. To apply for this vacancy, please complete the application form, indicating how you satisfy the criteria set out in the Job Description/Person Specification. You will also be required to complete and return a Self-Disclosure form with your application. Applications should be submitted via email to Alternatively, paper applications should be sent to the school address above. The closing date for applications is as stated above.

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Supporting documents

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About Red Hill Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
698 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Redhill Primary School, part of The Pioneer Academy Trust, is a successful, vibrant and inclusive school in Chislehurst. We are looking to appoint two dedicated, caring and compassionate Nurture Group Teaching Assistants to work as part of a team to support children who face social, emotional and mental health difficulties, usually as a result of trauma or adverse childhood experiences. The aim is to reduce barriers to learning and participation, thereby promoting inclusion and reintegration into mainstream learning. The successful candidates will have a calm and restorative approach to behaviour and have a focus on improving the safety, self-esteem and wellbeing of pupils.

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